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Kawaramachi Destination Guide

Explore Kawaramachi in Japan.

Kawaramachi in the region of Shizuoka is a town in Japan - some 105 mi (or 169 km) South-West of Edo, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Kawaramachi

Current time in Kawaramachi is now 08:04 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tokyo" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Yokohama, Toyota, Edo, Sumiyoshi, Shizuoka or Dategata. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Shimada, Nissaka, Makinohara, Kawaramachi, Kanaya and Achigaya. We encountered 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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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

15°C / 58 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Chance of rainfall 10%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1018.2 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 24% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 15th of November 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 16°C (60 °F)
Night: 13°C (56 °F)
Friday, 16th of November 2018
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 11°C (52 °F)
Night: 8°C (47 °F)
Saturday, 17th of November 2018
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 16°C (60 °F)
Night: 14°C (58 °F)

Videos

Shimada Mage Matsuri Festival 2010

07:02 min ( October 22, 2010 by photojpn)
Views: 1,749 - Rating: 5/5

Mage means topknot in the traditional Japanese hairstyle. In Kyoto, the geisha hairstyle you see is usually the Shimada-ryu style. One leading theory says that Shimada-ryu originated in Shimada, Shizu...

Journey In Japan - School Days

05:34 min ( September 28, 2011 by JourneyInJapan)
Views: 27,877 - Rating: 4.83974/5

This is me at school, and English class at the kindergarten! Sadly, I didn't get much footage at school, since they didn't like me filming a lot. But I did get a lot of footage at the kindergarten. I ...


Train in Japan (JR Tokaido Line)

00:31 min ( December 21, 2006 by Kwitiaow)
Views: 6,427 - Rating: 3.66667/5

At Shimada Station,the JR Tokaido line. (Shimada City, Shizuoka Pref.) JR . 2006 12 . . JR313 1812

100 Subscribers! Thanks guys! :D

02:41 min ( March 03, 2010 by StarDr0ps)
Views: 2,086 - Rating: 0/5

Hey guys! I finally reached 100 subscribers! Thanks so much! I still don't have my camera charger back yet but in the mean time, here's a sneak preview of a video from my Japan trip. I filmed this in ...


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Interesting facts about this location

Shimada-juku

Shimada-juku was the twenty-third of the fifty-three stations of the Tōkaidō. It is located in what is now part of Shimada, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.83, 138.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Historic Sites of Japan, Stations of the Tōkaidō, Stations of the Tōkaidō in Shizuoka Prefecture

Hōrai Bridge

The Hōrai Bridge constructed in 1879 is a wooden walking bridge in Shimada, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan over the Ōi River. The bridge was registered in The Guinness Book of Records as the longest wooden walking bridge (897 m) in 1997.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.83, 138.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Bridges completed in 1879, Bridges in Japan, Footbridges

Hamamatsu

This article is about the city in Shizuoka Prefecture.

More reading: Hamamatsu homepage
Located at 34.83, 138.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Shizuoka Prefecture, Hamamatsu, Populated coastal places in Japan

Nissaka-shuku

Nissaka-shuku was the twenty-fifth of the fifty-three stations of the Tōkaidō. It is located in what is now part of the city of Kakegawa, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.83, 138.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Stations of the Tōkaidō, Stations of the Tōkaidō in Shizuoka Prefecture

Kikugawa Station

Kikugawa Station is a railway station on the Tōkaidō Main Line of Central Japan Railway Company in Kikugawa, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. The station is 222.2 rail kilometers from Tokyo Station.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.83, 138.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Railway stations in Shizuoka Prefecture

Quote of the moment

An involuntary return to the point of departure is, without doubt, the most disturbing of all journeys.

Iain Sinclair