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Kanazawa

Kanazawa, 19 Jul.

This former castle town is famous for its fresh seafood, some of the best in Japan, and the well-preserved traditional architecture of the Higashi Chaya Geisha District and other areas.

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Things to Do in Kanazawa

Kenrokuen Garden

Kenrokuen Garden

A beautiful Japanese garden with a strong historical significance.

Kanazawa Castle Park

Kanazawa Castle Park

Despite the original castle being destroyed by war, the other fortress buildings such as the Ishikawamon Gate and Sanjikken Nagaya warehouse were reconstructed repeatedly and make the castle an important cultural property.

Higasi Chaya District

Higashi Chaya District

This street in Kanazawa is filled with traditional buildings called “”chaya”” houses that are used for eating and entertainment with geisha.

Asanogawa River

Asanogawa River

A great spot for strolling. Asanogawa River flows along Ume-no Hashi Bridge, Higashi Chaya District, to Kazue-machi through the Asanogawa Ohashi Bridge.

Utatsuyama Park

Utatsuyama Park

Utatsuyama, in addition to being a park, also has an observatory (Utatsuyama Bokodai Observatory) where visitors on the top can get excellent views of the central area of the city, the Kahoku Lagoon, and The Sea of Japan.

Around Kohrinbo and Kata-machi

Kohrinbo and Kata-machi

Korinbo and Katamachi are the favorite shopping centers for the locals with the latest fashion and brand shops open.

Kanazawa Station

Kanazawa Station

As soon as travelers arrive in Kanazawa, they are greeted by an amazing display of technology and culture right at the station.

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