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Okayama Destination Guide

Delve into Okayama in Japan!

Okayama in the region of Okayama with it's 639,652 residents is located in Japan - some 333 mi (or 535 km) West of Edo, the country's capital.

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Current time in Okayama is now 02:12 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tokyo" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Tokushima, Takamatsu, Shimo-natsukawa, Seto, Saidaiji or Atsu. While being here, make sure to check out Senoo, Samban, Onouecho, Okayama, Kori and Aminohama as well. We discovered 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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Gourmet Report:Okayama Gyoza Japan

02:11 min ( May 18, 2012 by mimi33333333)
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Youtu.be youtu.be In Okayama, I was able to eat the local taste at the good restaurant. youtu.be From the restaurant, went back to walk to the hotel. I walked a lot and became ...

Gourmet Report:Local cuisine Okayama Jap...

01:46 min ( May 13, 2012 by mimi33333333)
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531/2 (4) Okayama City to Tsuyama City

24:08 min ( December 17, 2012 by drivemovie)
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53 1/2 Japan national route 53 ( 1 of 2 ) 4x speed 2011.9.23 SONY NEX-5 60km53 Google MAP : maps.google.co.jp - JR 0:12 - 1:28 - 53 1:57 - 5:26 - IC 6:20 - 1344 - 16:13 - 22:03 - 23:41 -

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01:10 min ( November 16, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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Interesting facts about this location

Okayama Castle

is a Japanese castle in the city of Okayama in Okayama Prefecture in Japan. The main tower was completed in 1597, destroyed in 1945 and replicated in concrete in 1966. Two of the watch towers survived the bombing of 1945 and are now listed by the national Agency for Cultural Affairs as Important Cultural Properties . In stark contrast to the white "Egret Castle" of neighboring Himeji, Okayama Castle has a black exterior, earning it the nickname Crow Castle .

More reading: Okayama Castle homepage
Located at 34.66, 133.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Castles in Okayama Prefecture, History museums in Japan, Houses completed in 1597, Museums in Okayama Prefecture, Okayama

Sanyo Broadcasting

Sanyo Broadcasting is a Japanese television and radio broadcaster in Okayama and Kagawa. The abbreviation, RSK originates in the former name in Japanese (Radio San'yō Kabushikigaisha, ラジオ山陽株式会社). It is affiliated with Japan Radio Network (JRN), National Radio Network (NRN), Japan News Network (JNN), and TBS Network.

More reading: Sanyo Broadcasting homepage
Located at 34.66, 133.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Japan News Network, Japanese radio, Radio stations established in 1953, Television channels and stations established in 1958, Television stations in Japan


This article is about a garden located in Okayama, for the garden in Tokyo see Koishikawa Korakuen Garden 50x40pxThis article does not cite any references or sources. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Kōraku-en, is a Japanese garden located in Okayama, Okayama Prefecture. It is one of the Three Great Gardens of Japan, along with Kenroku-en and Kairaku-en.

More reading: Kōraku-en homepage
Located at 34.66, 133.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Gardens in Japan, Gardens in Okayama Prefecture, Okayama, Special Places of Scenic Beauty, Visitor attractions in Okayama Prefecture

TV Setouchi

(TSC) is a TV station in Japan. It is one of the TX Network (TXN) stations, broadcasting in Okayama Prefecture and Kagawa Prefecture, and it is an only TXN's TV station in Chugoku-Shikoku region. Although it is a local station, TV Setouchi produced five anime that were broadcast nationwide on TXN: Idol Densetsu Eriko (1989–90) Idol Tenshi Yōkoso Yoko (1990–91) Getter Robo Go (1991–92) Floral Magician Mary Bell (1992–93) The Irresponsible Captain Tylor (1993)

More reading: TV Setouchi homepage
Located at 34.66, 133.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Okayama Prefecture, TV Tokyo Network, Television channels and stations established in 1984, Television stations in Japan

Okayama Broadcasting

Okayama Broadcasting Co. , Ltd. (岡山放送株式会社) is a TV station broadcast in Okayama and Kagawa Prefectures. The abbreviation, OHK stands for Okayama Hoso K. K. , the corporate name in romaji. It is a member TV station of Fuji News Network and Fuji Network System (FNS). The callsign is JOOH-TV.

More reading: Okayama Broadcasting homepage
Located at 34.66, 133.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Fuji News Network, Television channels and stations established in 1969, Television stations in Japan