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Lake Biwa Canal, Kyoto

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  • Heard for the first time that tour by sightseeing bus tours and more, will be studied. And the hydro-electric power, and Japan's first train (after the Kyoto City tram) ran from Lake Biwa. And you could see the hydrophobic just ago lunch 6 assorted learned in Heian Jingu Shrine in Central pond shines in hydrophobic. You may have heard before. 200 million yen or more to catch from Lake Biwa Lake also 200 million tons < hydrophobic thanks &gt; to pay in Shiga Prefecture, it seems.
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  • The waterway was made for Lake Biwa to Kyoto, Meiji era, is national historic site. From midera station on the Keihan along the way to the Miidera Temple connected waterways, there are sluice gates. Elected national hydrophobic top 100, is found the trees on the beautiful cherry blossoms in the spring. Had heard talk about this hydrophobic, but accidentally encountered this historical heritage site.
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  • Lake Biwa-lines, including highway about 20 km, the total length is approximately 30 km of canals. Enroute to the Jisho-JI, ran along the line of the Lake Biwa-road. There was people parallel to hydrophobic philosopher's walk and explore the city.
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  • It is a great course regardless of mode.
  • This lake is just like sea
  • This waterway connects the biggest lake "Biwa" in Japan and the city of Kyoto. Namely providing water with the city. Very beautiful in Spring with cherry blossoms.
  • A very photogenic spot. Many locals visit here every spring for cherry blossoms. There is a famous temple named Miidera nearby, and the History Museum as well.
  • Beautiful walking place.
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