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What to do in Nara, the First Permanent Capital in Japan

Nara is one of the oldest cities in Japan that is named after its prefecture. The “Southern Capital” is more than a thousand-year-old history and has been home to different temples and shr...

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The Historical Capitals of Japan

The capital cities of Japan have aided the nation towards developments and legacies throughout its long history, contributing to what it is today. The shifting of a capital city is no small matter, an...

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Exploring Kyoto, Osaka and Nara: The recommended way to travel between the Kansai Trio

As two of the major tourist spots in Japan, Osaka and Kyoto are practically neighbors, which is why so many tourists travel between the cities seeking more sites to explore. Expectedly there are top-r...

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