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Niijuku Destination Guide

Explore Niijuku in Japan.

Niijuku in the region of Yamagata is a place in Japan - some 164 mi (or 264 km) North of Edo, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Niijuku is now 03:46 AM (Saturday). 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, Edo, Niigata, Nagoya, Yonezawa or Aomori. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Yunohara, Takahata, Niijuku, Naka-wada, Kawatoi and Koiwazawa. 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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Flood of people cross the busiest zebra ...

01:58 min ( December 27, 2011 by TheFamilyguy421)
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Crowd of pedestrians get a green light at the famous zebra crossing in Shibuya Tokyo Japan, the busiest pedestrian intersection in the world. View of the traffic is from above, looking back toward the...

Tokyo-Manila Jazz & Arts Festival 2012 f...

05:42 min ( June 28, 2012 by tmjafm)
Views: 467 - Rating: 5/5

Tokyo-Manila Jazz & Arts Festival 2012 artist : SITTI with Kuriya Makoto on piano, Kiichiro Komobuchi on bass and Hiroki Murakami on drums


Accuracy in Nanyo()

06:15 min ( September 27, 2010 by Yokota Saburo)
Views: 304 - Rating: 5/5

Accuracy Competition in the Nanyou city of Japan. 25~26

Shadow and Maria

02:03 min ( October 15, 2008 by SakurasButterfly212)
Views: 337 - Rating: 5/5

This is the short version of the long AMV that im making XD


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Interesting facts about this location

Akayu, Nan'yō

Akayu, Nan'yō is a district in the city of Nanyo, Yamagata, Japan. Akayu is most famous for Akayu Onsen (赤湯温泉), a series of ryokan famed for their natural hot-springs which are believed to have medicinal properties. The town's name, which is literally translated as "red hot water", derives from a story in 1093. It is said that the feudal chief of Tohoku, Minamoto no Yoshitsuna took a wounded soldier to a hot spring bath. His blood immediately turned the water red and the wound closed.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.02, 140.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Yamagata Prefecture, Hot springs of Japan, Nan'yō, Yamagata, Visitor attractions in Yamagata Prefecture

Takahata Station

Takahata Station is a railway station in Takahata, Yamagata, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East). It is unique in having an onsen hot spa on its premises.

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Located at 38.02, 140.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Railway stations in Yamagata Prefecture, Railway stations opened in 1900, Yamagata Shinkansen, Ōu Main Line

Nakagawa, Nan'yō, Yamagata

Nakagawa, Nan'yō, Yamagata is a district in the city of Nan'yō, Yamagata, Japan. The two kanji characters that form the name "nakagawa" mean "inside" or "medium" (size) and "river". Nakagawa was the site of a quarry, and today its most Important Cultural Property is the 33 Images of Kannon carved on the south face of Mount Iwabu. These Kannon images were created in the Edo period.

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Located at 38.02, 140.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Nan'yō, Yamagata

Miyauchi, Nan'yō

Miyauchi, Nan'yō is a district in Nanyo, Yamagata, Japan. The former town of Miyauchi merged with Akayu and Wago village in 1967 to form the city of Nanyo. The two kanji characters that form the name Miyauchi literally mean "shinto shrine" and "inside". The shinto Kumano-taisha Shrine is one of the three great Kumano Shrines in Japan, whose origins date back to the 9th century.

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Located at 38.02, 140.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Dissolved municipalities of Yamagata Prefecture

Kumano Shrine (Yamagata)

is a historic shinto shrine in Miyauchi in the city of Nan'yō, Yamagata, Japan. It dates from the 9th century, and is one of only three large Kumano shrines in Japan. The shrine is located on a small mountain in the district of Miyauchi in Nanyo. Two main features of the shrine are a giant tree which locals believe to be several hundred years old, and a traditional tsurigane bell. The bell is unique because during World War II, most large iron bells in Japan were melted down for their material.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.02, 140.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:9th-century architecture, Shinto shrines in Yamagata Prefecture