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Ushiku Daibutsu

An hour north-east of Tokyo, the Ushiku Daibutsu is a towering statue of the Amida Buddha. A full hundred and twenty meters tall, it also contains esoteric exhibit rooms.

Hitachi Seaside Park

A perfect day outside Tokyo at Hitachi Seaside Park, a seaside park with gardens and an amusement park. It is a great place to see the fall colors.

Oarai Isosaki Shrine

Oarai Isosaki Shrine is tucked away in Oarai, Ibaraki where a lone torii gate stands amid the crashing waves of the Pacific Ocean. It is said to be one of the best places in Japan to view the sunrise.