Kanagawa

About Kanagawa

Many westerners might consider it strange to be butt-naked with a bunch of strangers, but Onsen (hot spring bath) plays a key part in Japanese Culture. Just don’t make eye contact.

Kanagawa is a dynamic part of the greater Tokyo area. The capital city, Yokohama, features the famous Chinatown district and endless entertainment options.

Places to visit in Kanagawa

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Cupnoodles Museum

The Cupnoodles Museum shows the history of instant noodels. It is located southwest of Minatomirai station.

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Great Buddha of Kamakura (Daibutsu)

Located on the grounds of Kotoku-in Temple and approximately 5-10 minutes from Hase Station on the Enoden electric railway line, this bronze adaptation of Amida

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Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gu Shrine

Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gu Shrine is the most important Shinto shrine in the city of Kamakura.

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Yokohama Chinatown

Yokohama Chinatown is the largest Chinatown in Asia, with a history of over 150 years. There are many restaurants and shops, and the area is always crowded with

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Enoshima

Enoshima is a popular island just off the coast, connected by a bridge with the mainland. The island offers a variety of attractions, including a shrine, park,

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Lake Ashinoko

Lake Ashinoko, sometimes called Lake Ashi, is located within Hakone National Park. Reportedly, on clear days visitors can see both Mount Fuji and the Hakone Shr

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太陽堂 RAMEN SHOP

太陽堂 ramen shop serves delicious ramen in the most positive environment. Located in a not-so-busy shopping street in Kamakura, this ramen restaurant is a small shop fitting only about 10 people. Enjoy a nice, big bowl of ramen as you talk to the chefs and feel the breeze come through the open windows.

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DANDELION CHOCOLATE

Dandelion Chocolate is one of the few cafes that is not a chain opening before 10 am in Kamakura. Importing special cocoa beans, this shop has the perfect drinks and treats to serve your chocolate craving. The shop is just a few minutes from Kamakura Station. Just head out the East Exit and you’ll be there in no time.

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GRAM (KAMAKURA)

Gram is a custom-made ring shop located on Komachi Street which is a small shopping street in Kamakura. When you enter the shop, you can choose the style of ring you want, the color, and then someone will measure your finger to find the perfect size. After that, wander through the shop as the staff builds your ring in under 15 minutes. Try to arrive a little before the shop opens since there tends to be a long queue around 12 pm.

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Hakone-Yumoto Station

For most people, this is where your onsen adventure in Hakone starts. First opening its doors in 1919, the station is home to the Odakyu line and its famous Rom

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J.S. FOODIES Enoshima

Local Japanese fashion brand Journal Standard doesn't just offer tasteful clothes, but also tasty treats through their food venture J.S. Foodies, which speciali

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Suzuhiro Kamaboko no Sato

Kamaboko no Sato is a great place to stop by on your way to Hakone – there's plenty to eat, see and experience. Kamaboko, a type of Japanese fish cake is the st

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Atsugi Capsule Hotel

Featuring free WiFi and a sauna, Atsugi Capsule Hotel offers accommodation in Atsugi. All rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV. All rooms have a shared bat

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Aoisou

Offering a terrace and views of the garden, Aoisou is situated in Hakone in the Kanagawa Region, 100 metres from Hakone Gora Park. Free WiFi is available throug

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Hakone Kowakien Miyamafurin

Hakone Kowakien Miyamafurin boasts a hot spring bath and is located a 13-minute walk from Kowakidani Station on the Hakone Tozan Line. It features rooms fitted

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Yutorelo-an

Conveniently located just a 2-minute walk from Nakagora Station on the Hakone Tozan Cable Car, Yotorelo-an offers indoor and outdoor hot spring baths, free WiFi

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Hotel Laguna

Featuring free WiFi and a sauna, Hotel Laguna offers accommodation in Fujisawa. Free private parking is available on site. Every room is equipped with a flat-s

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Kinokuniya Ryokan

Kinokuniya Ryokan is located in Fujisawa, 1.1 km from Enoshima. Free private parking is available on site. All rooms have a flat-screen TV. Certain rooms have

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Kawasaki

Kawasaki city is a modern shopping destination with a huge variety of malls and restaurants. Visitors can also enjoy historic sites and beautiful scenery. Learn

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