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Samurai District, Semboku

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Head back into an important and iconic part of Japanese history during a walk through Samurai District, an area of town that once housed 80 samurai warriors and their families. The well-preserved buildings sit on wide, tree-lined streets, giving the district a peaceful atmosphere. With some dating back to the 17th century, the buildings here stand as remarkably well-maintained archetypes of contemporary architecture. Six of the houses remain open to the public, and each gives an impression of the lifestyle, fashion, and traditions of their inhabitants, while also now containing museums, gift shops, and restaurants. For Samurai District and beyond, use our Semboku vacation planner to get the most from your Semboku vacation.
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  • Oirase → drive kakunodate-the tazawa Lake towada Lake ~! Speaking of kakunodate and the Samurai. Different types of Samurai or tour, admits to being there!
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  • To go from Kanagawa to kakunodate transportation costs a lot, so went with Club path to adult holidays. Buke Yashiki Ishiguro House, actually dwell immediate family, have been living only samurai is aimed at. Exactly was decorated with dolls. Enjoyed the valuable chicks ornament decorations now is no longer making 手gai, Yatsuhashi doll chicks and chicks now and then. Looked in the textbook "kaitai shinsho this illustration learn oil painting from hiraga gennai, assumed by the hands of the Akita clan odano, Takeshi formed a sect called the Akita ranga, born in kakunodate. First Edition keeps separately a facsimile edition was exhibited. Yu had to tour is 1 hour. You could then iwahashi House, listening, etc. of kakunodate history, culture and life. Soundscape at the edge of the hearth told her grandfather in the local language, are keenly in mind mise en scene across. Kyo yearning and nostalgia. I think supports kakunodate now actually trousseau it three cherry trees. This is like cherry blossoms of takato and affected. Hows that Kyoto is not like that, but certainly maybe here. Called of the people around it, not because it wanted people here, so you want to be.
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  • 造訪此處除了有尋幽探古的美感,在不同的季節也不失其味道。 從角館站到此,若能力所及可利用步行至此,沿路可欣賞街上現代建築一直到五家倉敷的建築別有一番風味,另外此處除了各家就是建築的參訪外,街道上呈現的還是古意盎然。 到訪季節為冬季,白雪覆蓋更襯托出冬季日式建築的不同美景。