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Kyoto by the sea

About Maizuru

Things to do in Maizuru

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Where to eat in Maizuru

Places to stay in Maizuru


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Gorogatake Sea of Clouds

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Ever want to stand above the clouds? Well, you can do that if you visit Gorogatake in Maizuru and see unkai or the Sea of Clouds...

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About Maizuru

Maizuru is a port city in northern Kyoto along the coast of the Sea of Japan. It can be reached in just 2 hours from the central Kyoto City, where most visitors to Kyoto converge. The city is known as the home port of Admiral/naval commander Heihachiro Togo, with the Maizuru Naval Museum documenting the history of the naval significance of the area.