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Kawasaki
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Kawasaki Daishi Temple

Sandwiched between Tokyo and Yokohama, Kawasaki is a large coastal city in Kanagawa Prefecture that stretches along the Tamagawa River. Kawasaki's city center lies near the heavily industrialized waterfront; however, the city becomes more and more suburban as you head further inland.

While not a major tourist destination, there are a few attractions found around the city including the Kawasaki Daishi temple in the city center, and several museums such as the Nihon Minkaen open-air museum and Fujiko F. Fujio Museum further out in the suburbs.

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 1  Doraemon Museum
Formally known as Fujiko F. Fujio Museum.
User rating: 89/100 (9 votes)
Visited by: 29 users
 2  Nihon Minkaen
Open air museum with historic buildings.
User rating: 80/100 (12 votes)
Visited by: 25 users
 3  Kawasaki Daishi
Large, popular temple in central Kawasaki.
User rating: 69/100 (27 votes)
Visited by: 73 users

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