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JNTO Emergency Hotline

JNTO Emergency Hotline for Travelers

Dear travelers in Shimane, We hope that you are all staying healthy during your travels to Shimane, but in the…

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Sakura from Kisuki

2020 Cherry Blossom Season and Popular S ...

According to the Cherry Blossom Forecast by Weather Map (2/6/2020), the 2020 cherry blossom season starts 3/18…

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Japanese Garden Masuda

TOP 50 Japanese Gardens of 2019

Japanese Garden Rankings by Sukiya Living  In December of 2019, the U.S. magazine Sukiya Living (The Journal o…

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2019 Crab Shack in Matsue Opening for a ...

🦀 🦀 🦀 🦀 Did you know that snow crab fishing is only allowed for four months ou…

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Yuushien 2019 Illumination Front

Yuushien Garden's End of the Year Illumi ...

Yuushien Garden is known for its all-year-round blooming peonies, healthy Korean ginseng, and wonderful Japane…

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=Report= How I Made My Buckwheat Noodles ...

(Written by Izabela Raczynska, CIR from Okinoshima Town) Light brown in colour and made with buckwheat –…

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Matsue Water Lantern Festival

2019 Matsue Water Lantern Festival (9/21 ...

Light up the Castle Town of Matsue Matsue Water Lantern Festival (Matsue Suitoro) is a light-up event taking p…

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Kuniga Coast

Kuniga Coast Walking Trail

(Written by Cleo Wong, CIR in Nishinoshima Town) The Kuniga Coast Walking Trail is one of the most popular tra…

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TakuhiShrine

Mount Takuhi Walking Trail

(Written by Cleo Wong, CIR in Nishinoshima Town) The Mount Takuhi Walking Trail starts at the car park and tak…

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Cycling Adventure on Nakanoshima Island

(Written by Izabela Raczynska, CIR from Okinoshima Town) Let’s say you are visiting Oki Islands. You alr…

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