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Aoiaso Shrine, Hitoyoshi

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  • Surprisingly the old temple still maintain nicely until today. The steep thatched roof & Momoyama style architecture made it one of the National Treasure of Japan.  more »
  • There are too many people early morning on 1/1. It shows the local people like and respect Aoiaso Shrine.  more »
  • Aso Shrine was founded in 806 AD. The present shrine was constructed in early Edo period 1609-1613, regarded as protector of the land in Kuma district. This shrine had a distinctive architecture in Mo...  more »
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  • Nice temple. The chickens running all over the place are pretty cool.
  • Roosters!!!!
  • I think that the programmes on tourism in hitoyoshi. Within a few minutes walk from hitoyoshi station and convenient access. The best especially 'gate' in the shrine entrance. I was impressed because it was the first architecture. Spectacular. AOI Inari Shrine or temple hell shrine located within range this red Torii gate and built sight was amazing.
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  • Great Gate of thatched roofs and the main shrine is artistic! Carpenter's wide variety of hackery are attractions. Fresh green leaves of the trees within the pleasant atmosphere of good shrine. I'll go to the lotus flowers around here ~
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  • It is a national treasure of Japan's westernmost point. Volunteer guide who took us. With the hitoyoshi Spa is recommended.
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