Travel Blogs from Aizu-wakamatsu, Japan

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Day 18 - Aizu Wakamatsu, Aizu Wakamatsu, Japan travel blog

Day 18 - Aizu Wakamatsu

A travel blog entry by bonkuraazu

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... paid for it in the first place (original price 3500). Yamaguchi-san told the others with much glee that we'd come to Aizu Wakamatsu for the samurai festival, believing that is was on at this time. They all laughed, probably because very few gaijin ...

Day 17 - Aizu Wakamatsu, Aizu Wakamatsu, Japan travel blog

Day 17 - Aizu Wakamatsu

A travel blog entry by bonkuraazu

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... said, even though the bigger powers defeated the Aizu samurai during the Meiji Restoration, the Aizu heart was still strong. Aizu Wakamatsu holds a festival twice a year (April 24, Sept 24) to commemorate the event where 19 young samurai (16-17 years ...

Day 19 - Aizu Wakamatsu, Aizu Wakamatsu, Japan travel blog

Day 19 - Aizu Wakamatsu

A travel blog entry by bonkuraazu

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... , now my skin's all soft and silky" and promptly went back to sleep. After yesterday's transport stuffup, we had to cram both our Aizu Wakamatsu and Mt.Bandai plans into one day. Aizu as a city wasn't really much to see, but then again we had IYANA ...

Aizu-Wakamatsu & Bandai-san, Aizu-wakamatsu, Japan travel blog

Aizu-Wakamatsu & Bandai-san

A travel blog entry by bassalleckj

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... traffic and directs you back out onto the road. Too funny!  Sorry I didn't get any pictures.    Aizu-Wakamatsu is a town with an interesting history from the shogun days ... much political intrigue. There's a castle, and ...

Fukushima /  Tohoku Summer, Aizu-Wakamatsu, Japan travel blog

Fukushima / Tohoku Summer

A travel blog entry by pedalpaddle

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August 10 - 14 2012, Cycling holiday:  Aizu Wakamatsu, Fukushima, Tohoku, Japan Day 1: arrived in Aizu Wakamatsu: Tsuruga Castle, Mt.Iimori, Byakkotai hill, Sazaedo Pagoda Day 2: Cycled up into the mountains to Ouichijuku Day 3: Rented a ...

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