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This is the KUMAMOTO NOW!

In Apr 2016, there hit a big earthquake in Kumamoto prefecture, which is located in the island of Kyushu. Kumamoto prefecture is the one of the area where put h

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Kumamoto For The First Time

Kumamoto Prefecture to the south of Japan is most famous for Kumamoto Castle and Kumamon, the affable black bear mascot with rosy cheeks and adorably goofy anti

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Kumamoto 3-day-tour Itinerary

Day 1In Kumamoto City, take the Castle Loop Bus and drop by Kumamoto Castle to take a look at how the castle managed to hold up against the major earthquake in

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What's Next for Kumamoto?

Just as everyone was tucking in on April 14, the first quake hit the city of Kumamoto. Even though the epicentre was deep, the shelves shook, the chandeliers sw

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Kumamoto castle: Recovery and a new hope for the future

Several months before a series of large earthquakes shook Kyushu Island on the 14th April 2016, I was fortunate enough to visit the spectacular Kumamoto Castle.

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The Best Time To Visit Kumamoto

SPRINGThe Kumamoto Castle is known to be one of the most scenic sights to see sakura bloom. The delicate pink flowers against the backdrop of the black castle w

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Kumamoto Food Guide

Kumamoto has lots of traditional treats, from sweet to savory and spicy. Local DishesBasashi, or horse meat sashimi, is a famous local dish that is hard to find

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Places to Check Out in Kumamoto, Oita and Fukuoka During the 2019 Rugby World Cup 🏉🏟

Sharing with you part two of our Rugby World Cup series where we visited Kumamoto, Oita & Fukuoka. Giving you a breakdown of the sights and food to take in while there!

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Kumamoto Ninja Restaurant

naruto.jpg 3.27 MBMy Ninja pose. I think i'm Naruto!Let me start of by saying this experience was one of a kind… strange in some way but different. The whole r

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Kumamoto Access Guide

BY PLANEFly in directly from major cities such as Tokyo Haneda or Narita, Osaka Itami or Kansai International or Chubu International, to cite a few, to the Aso-