Aizu

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Aizu-Wakamatsu (Îᏼ) is a castle town with a long samurai tradition. Located 100 kilometers west of the Fukushima nuclear power plants, the Aizu region was fortunate to receive only a small amount of radioactive fallout, and radiation levels have not changed much from pre-accident levels.

What To See

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Ouchijuku

Former post town along a trade route.

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Tsuruga Castle

Modern reconstruction of the original castle.

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Iimoriyama

Site of suicide by a group of young soldiers.

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Last updated: February 27, 2015
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