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Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine

Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine

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Omori Town is part of the Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine World Heritage Site, which is one of Japan’s most important mining areas.

Shimane
Adachi Museum of Art

Adachi Museum of Art

Adam Hacker

A “must see” in Shimane, go to the Adachi Museum of Art. Set in the countryside of Yasugi, Adachi is tucked away between drama..

Shimane 5
Izumo Taisha Grand Shrine

Izumo Taisha Grand Shrine

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The stunningly beautiful Izumo Taisha Grand Shrine in Shimane Prefecture is one of the oldest shrine sites in Japan.

Shimane 4
Yabusame Horse Archery Tsuwano

Yabusame Horse Archery Tsuwano

Denes Perlaky

Yabusame is a horse archery festival in Tsuwano, held on the second Sunday of April every year. The horse archery ground in Tsuwano..

Shimane, Washibara Tuesday - Apr 14th Free
Japan's Oldest Hot Springs

Japan's Oldest Hot Springs

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The natural hot springs of Tamatsukuri are known as one of the oldest onsen in Japan.That means that at the very least, this onsen..

Shimane
Tsuwano's Obon Dance

Tsuwano's Obon Dance

Denes Perlaky

Tsuwano dance is a unique obon dance, in the small castle town of Tsuwano, Shimane, that has been performed for over 400 years...

Shimane, Tsuwano Saturday - Aug 15th Free