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Aso in the region of Ibaraki is a place in Japan - some 49 mi (or 78 km) North-East of Edo, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Aso is now 06:26 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tokyo" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Yokohama, Utsunomiya, Edo, Shizuoka, Nagoya or Saitama. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Shibajigu, Negoya, Itako, Inoue, Aso and Namegata. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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03:21 min ( November 09, 2010 by jeaen)
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5 Tone River(Tonegawa) Katori City, Chiba Prefecture Japan sunset seen from Mt.Fuji on November 9, 2010

03:43 min ( June 10, 2008 by ChannelAGG)
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2010 Japanese Box lunch vending machine

03:19 min ( October 05, 2010 by jeaen)
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1300Box lunch vending machine at the Araiya in Ibaraki Prefecture Inashiki City of Japan. 2009.12.30

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00:58 min ( October 06, 2011 by jeaen)
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SofTalk Oct.2011 Box lunch vending machine at the Araiya Auto Corner in Ibaraki Prefecture Inashiki City of Japan

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Interesting facts about this location

Lake Kasumigaura

is the second-largest lake in Japan, located 60 km to the north-east of Tōkyō. Lake Kasumigaura is actually the name given to a group of contiguous lakes, which includes the main lake, Nishiura (西浦), and two smaller lakes, Kitaura (北浦)and Sotonasakaura, and also encompasses the rivers connecting them. About 45% of the land surrounding the lake is natural landscape and 43.5% is agricultural land.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 35.98, 140.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Ibaraki Prefecture, Lakes of Japan

Katori Shrine

The Katori Shrine is a Shintō shrine in the city of Katori in Chiba Prefecture, Japan. It is the ichinomiya of former Shimōsa Province, and is the head shrine of the approximately 400 Katori shrines around the country (located primarily in the Kantō region). The main festival of the shrine is held annually on April 14, with a three-day Grand Festival held every 12 years.

More reading: Katori Shrine homepage
Located at 35.98, 140.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Important Cultural Properties of Japan, Jingū, National Treasures of Japan, Shinto shrines in Chiba Prefecture, Visitor attractions in Chiba Prefecture

Katori Station

Katori Station is a railway station on the Narita Line in Katori, Chiba, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 35.98, 140.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Railway stations in Chiba Prefecture

Sawara, Chiba

Sawara, Chiba was a city located in Katori District, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Sawara has been settled since prehistoric times, and has numerous remains of Jōmon period shell middens and Kofun period burial mounds. By the Nara period, it had developed as a port, and as a monzenmachi associated with Katori Shrine, and in the Heian period was a regional commerce center for numerous shōen in the area.

More reading: Sawara, Chiba homepage
Located at 35.98, 140.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:1951 establishments in Japan, Dissolved municipalities of Chiba Prefecture, Populated places disestablished in 2006, Populated places established in 1951

Tamatsukuri, Ibaraki

Tamatsukuri, Ibaraki was a town located in Namegata District, Ibaraki, Japan. It is now a part of the city of Namegata. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 13,793 and a density of 269.13 persons per km². The total area was 51.25 km².

More reading: Tamatsukuri, Ibaraki homepage
Located at 35.98, 140.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Dissolved municipalities of Ibaraki Prefecture