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[Movie] Shimane is a land of authenticity

The blue sea and green mountains…a nurturing nature beautifully interwoven by the four seasons……

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Recommended Fall Color Spots in Shimane

 For leaves to turn into spectacular color, there are some needed conditions such as, temperatu…

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Izumo Taisha Grand Shrine

The Month of the Gods, when the myriad gods come to Shimane

 The Izumo Region, the setting for many Japanese myths, is known as the Land of the Gods.  It h…

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Snow resorts in Shimane

Japan has over 500 snow resorts from small to large throughout the nation. Of course, there are…

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Japanese Beauty, Breadth of Mind -The Charm of Japanese Clot ...

When I think of Japan, Mt. Fuji, cherry blossoms, Japanese clothes, kabuki, anime are usually t…

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Learning Traditional Japanese Ironwork : The Okuizumo Tatara ...

If you are fond of Japanese swords・・・ If you ask a foreigner “What is Japanese culture?” you wi…

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Tourist Guides in Shimane

Local Volunteer Guide Group (Not charged ) *Actual travel expenses will be charged when we use …

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Free Wi-Fi Spots in Shimane

This page helps you to find out the Wi-Fi spots in Shimane. You can see them in a larger google…

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Admission Discount for International Visitors

 22 tourist facilities offer international visitors admission discount in Shimane. Please show …

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