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Shizuoka Articles

5 reasons to visit Shizuoka Prefecture

It's a difficult pick to decide which of Japan's prefectures that I've visited is my favorite, but the beauty of Shizuoka is hard to beat. On a recent trip back there, I was reminded of a few reasons why it's such a great spot to check out if you're headed to

Coastal Cafe Vibes in Shimoda

One of my favorite spots to visit in Japan is Shimoda, on the Izu Peninsula. I love the beaches, I love the entire atmosphere - and finding an awesome relaxed café just adds to the list of reasons that I want to keep returning to the area again and again!South

Hiking In Japan

IntroductionJapan is a country of mountains that have emerged from the sea over the course of thousands of years. Scale Mount Fuji to see the sunrise or take an afternoon stroll through around a pristine lake in the Japanese Alps; Japan has something to suit a

Shizuoka: Exploring Beyond Mt. Fuji

Eastern Shizuoka has so much natural beauty to offer including the famous Mount Fuji. So I struggled to find a reason to keep exploring further into the prefecture. But if you look beyond the Fuji area, you will find a whole other world of travel possibilities