Articles by Elena Lisina

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Not Just a Tourist, Part 1
A better understanding of Japan
Learning common things in Japan gives the chance to understand the country better.
Tokyo Walks: Ryogoku
District popularly known as "Sumo City"
Ryogoku area is known as Sumo City as it features Kokugikan Sumo Stadium and many sumo-related objects. You can also find museums and parks nearby.
Narai Post Town
Traveling back to the Edo Period
Narai is one of the best preserved post towns of the Edo Period on the Nakasendo route.
Tokyo Walks: Mori Tower
A city of modern architecture, arts, and entertainment
Mori Tower is the landmark of the Roppongi District of Tokyo and is known as "a city within the city".
Tokyo Walks: Taito City
Traditional handicrafts, nature, and entertainment
The view around Taito City, including Asakusa, and some traditional crafts of that area.
Surroundings of Matsumoto Castle
Nearby beautiful garden and animals
Matsumoto Castle is surrounded by a beautiful garden and its waters are inhabited by birds and fish. On the way to the Castle are many old houses to admired.
Yudanaka Shibu Onsen
Peaceful place in the mountains to relax and rejuvenate
Yudanaka Shibu Onsen is a historic town famous for its hot spring water. It's a good place for short vacation.
Bunkyo Azalea Festival
Annual festival of azalea at Nezu Shrine
Impressive azalea garden at the Nezu Jinja Shrine in Tokyo during the Bunkyo Azalea Festival in the spring.
The Spirit of Kyoto
The many faces of Japan's ancient capital
Kyoto is rich with temples, shrines, souvenir & gift shops, people dressed in kimono and other attractions, but there are also many places that are rather quiet, where you can just rest - like at the embankment of Kamogawa River.
Powerful Trees of Japan
Trees thriving in different prefectures of Japan
The photos of different trees that have special meanings in Japan.
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