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Vegetarian's Japan Guide

Akita Prefecture

Tae-no-Yu-Nyuto-Onsen

Tae no Yu and the Luxurious Onsen Experience in Nyūtō Onsen

If comfortability is more important to you when staying in a hot spring town, consider spending a night at Tae-no-Yu (妙乃湯). The luxurious ryokan offers high-quality service and facility. Soon after you enter this ryokan, you should be able to smell a strong woody aroma from its wooden interior decoration, making it popular amongst female

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Samurai Armor at Aoyagi Samurai House Bukeyashiki Street Kakunodate Akita Japan

Aoyagi Samurai House: Kakunodate’s Must-Go Samurai Residence

When the Japanese talk about the samurai house in Akita Prefecture, they will never fail to mention the Aoyagi Samurai House (角館歴史村・青柳家). The spacious estate of a size of almost 10,000 square meters features a Main Housean Armory, a Gallery, a Folk Museum, a Samurai Tool Museum, an Antique Tea Room, and shops and restaurants/cafes.

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