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Shimane Food Guide

Shijimi SoupShijimi Soup is probably the most simple old-school Japanese soup you can make (aside from miso soup, of course). It includes the broth of the Shiji

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Shimane Access Guide

Photo Cred: Flickr user Kuruman [email protected]/15066480167/By Plane The main airport in Shimane is the Izumo Airport. There are several flights every day going f

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Shimane 1-day-tour Itinerary

The best thing about Shimane is how close in proximity everything is. You can get from one end of the prefecture to the other in about 2 to 3 hours, and most of

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First Time in Shimane

Shimane prefecture is perfect for those who want to learn and experience true traditional Japanese culture, be it art, religion or architecture, without the tro

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The Best Times to Visit Shimane

Luck of the Irish in Spring And Irish festival? In Japan? You heard right. Each year in March, there is an Irish Festival complete with parades, drinking, and b

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Oki Island Trip

About the Oki Islands:  The Oki Islands are made up of about 180 islands, 4 of which are inhabited islands, which only consist of a combined population of arou

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Izumo Trip

About Izumo: Izumo, a birthplace of myths and legends. As the legend goes, every November the Gods gather around Izumo from across the nation to celebrate this