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Timeless Tranquility

Timeless Tranquility

Roughly a 10 minute walk from Itako Station is one of Japan’s oldest Buddhist temples, the venerable (and long-suffering) Chos..

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The Flow of Time

The Flow of Time

Every year thousands of people visit the Itako Iris Festival to take in the romantic scenery and gorgeous flowers.

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Forest Sanctuary

Forest Sanctuary

Purportedly established around 600BC by Emperor Jimmu, Kashima Shrine is one of Japan’s most venerated Shinto places of worship.

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Soup Stop

Soup Stop

Soup Café Fika is a new restaurant located south-east of the Ibaraki Prefectural Government in Mito, offering tasty and afford..

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