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Izumo Taisha Grand Shrine

Izumo Taisha Grand Shrine

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

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Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine

Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine

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

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Former Residence of Lafcadio Hearn

Former Residence of Lafcadio Hearn

When walking the streets of Matsue, you might notice the image of a Westerner on signs, and some quotes engraved on stone plaques..

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Horikawa Boat Cruise

Horikawa Boat Cruise

Matsue, being a castle town, has an intricate web of waterways running through the town, spreading out from the inner and outer..

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