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Rabbityama
residing
Kyoto, Japan
member since
13 November 2008

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2016/10/13 - Biwako Biennale

In a year in which the larger and more famous Setouchi Triennale is going on, a smaller festival like the BIWAKO Biennale may get overlooked... read all
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how often
three times
how long
more than two months
travel interests
Shrines and Temples, Castles, Gardens, Historic Towns, Museums, Outdoor, Hot Springs, Flowers, Festivals
accommodation used
Hotel
Business Hotel
Capsule Hotel
Hostel
Ryokan
transportation used
Train
Shinkansen
City Bus
Taxi
Ferry
Bicycle
Highway Bus
Overnight Bus
Domestic Flight
Car
tickets used
Seishun 18 Kippu
destinations visited
Akiyoshidai
Amanohashidate
Arita and Imari
Daisen
Dewa Sanzan
Echigo Tsumari
Ginzan Onsen
Hagi
Hikone
Himeji
Hirado
Hiroshima
Takato
Inujima
Inuyama
Ise Shima
Iwami Ginzan
Izumo
Kaminoyama Onsen
Kanazawa
Karatsu
Kinosaki
Kiso Valley
Kochi
Kotohira
Koyasan
Kumano
Kurashiki
Kyoto
Matsue
Matsuyama
Miyajima
Mount Fuji
Nagasaki
Naoshima
Nara
Nichinan
Nikko
Obuse
Okayama
Okinawa Island
Saga
Sakata
Shimabara Peninsula
Shirakawago
Takachiho
Takahashi
Takamatsu
Takeda Castle Ruins
Takeo Onsen
Tottori
Tsuwano
Uchiko
Uji
Ureshino Onsen
Uwajima
Yamadera
Yamaguchi
Yamanouchi
Yokohama
Yutoku Inari
Zao
Aizu
Asuka
Chikuma
Fukui
Furukawa
Gero Onsen
Gujo
Iwakuni
Iya Valley
Kaga Onsen
Kagoshima
Kakunodate
Kamakura
Kamikochi
Kawagoe
Koka
Marugame
Matsumoto
Miyama
Nagano
Nagoya
Narita
Naruto
Omi Hachiman
Onomichi
Saitama
Satsuma Peninsula
Takayama
Tokyo
Utsunomiya
Yoshino
Fukuyama
Iga Ueno
Kairakuen
Kitakyushu
Kobe
Miyazaki
Osaka
Ozu
Shizuoka
Kofu
Takaoka
Tokushima
Toyama
Fujinomiya
Boso Peninsula
Chichibu
Dazaifu
Fukuoka
Hakone
Izu Peninsula
Kawasaki
Kirishima
Sendai
Shodoshima
sightseeing spots visited
Enzoji Temple (Aizu)
Higashiyama Onsen (Aizu)
Ouchijuku (Aizu)
Amanohashidate (Amanohashidate)
Arita Town (Arita and Imari)
Hasedera Temple (Asuka)
Ishibutai Tomb (Asuka)
Tanzan Shrine (Asuka)
Mount Nokogiriyama (Boso Peninsula)
Gas-san (Dewa Sanzan)
Haguro-san (Dewa Sanzan)
Yudono-san (Dewa Sanzan)
Dinosaur Museum (Fukui)
Eiheiji Temple (Fukui)
Ichijodani Ruins (Fukui)
Maruoka Castle (Fukui)
Tojinbo (Fukui)
Yatai (Food Stalls) (Fukuoka)
Mishima Candle Shop (Furukawa)
Jionzenji Temple (Gujo)
Otaki Cave (Gujo)
Daishoin Temple (Hagi)
Former Castle Town (Hagi)
Tokoji Temple (Hagi)
Hikone Castle (Hikone)
Himeji Castle (Himeji)
Mount Shosha (Himeji)
Christian Sites (Hirado)
Peace Park (Hiroshima)
Inuyama Castle (Inuyama)
Hinjitsukan (Ise Shima)
Inner Shrine (Ise Shima)
Meoto Iwa (Ise Shima)
Oharaimachi (Ise Shima)
Outer Shrine (Ise Shima)
Kintai-kyo Bridge (Iwakuni)
Silver Mine (Iwami Ginzan)
Izumo Taisha (Izumo)
Kiunkaku (Izu Peninsula)
Natadera Temple (Kaga Onsen)
Yamanaka Onsen (Kaga Onsen)
Sakurajima (Kagoshima)
Senganen Garden (Kagoshima)
Samurai District (Kakunodate)
Enoshima (Kamakura)
Great Buddha (Kamakura)
Kenchoji Temple (Kamakura)
Zeniarai Benten (Kamakura)
Kairakuen Garden (Kairakuen)
21st Century Museum (Kanazawa)
Higashi Chaya District (Kanazawa)
Kenrokuen (Kanazawa)
Ninjadera (Kanazawa)
Seisonkaku Villa (Kanazawa)
Honmaru Goten (Kawagoe)
Kitain Temple (Kawagoe)
Hot Springs (Kinosaki)
Town Center (Kinosaki)
Kirishima Shrine (Kirishima)
Narai (Kiso Valley)
Tsumago (Kiso Valley)
Katsuo no tataki (Kochi)
Katsurahama (Kochi)
Kochi Castle (Kochi)
Kochi Downtown (Kochi)
Mount Godaisan (Kochi)
Ninja House (Koka)
Kanamaruza Theater (Kotohira)
Kompirasan (Kotohira)
Garan (Koyasan)
Kongobuji Temple (Koyasan)
Okunoin Temple (Koyasan)
Pilgrimage Trails (Koyasan)
Temple Lodging (Koyasan)
Kumano City (Kumano)
Kumano Kodo (Kumano)
Nachi Taisha (Kumano)
Canal Area (Kurashiki)
Ohara Museum (Kurashiki)
Ohashi House (Kurashiki)
Arashiyama (Kyoto)
Daigoji Temple (Kyoto)
Eikando Temple (Kyoto)
Fushimi Inari Shrine (Kyoto)
Ginkakuji (Kyoto)
Hanatoro (Kyoto)
Heian Shrine (Kyoto)
Hieizan (Kyoto)
Higashiyama (Kyoto)
Kamo Shrines (Kyoto)
Katsura Villa (Kyoto)
Kinkakuji (Kyoto)
Kitano Tenmangu (Kyoto)
Kiyomizudera (Kyoto)
Kodaiji Temple (Kyoto)
Kurama (Kyoto)
Kyoto Imperial Palace (Kyoto)
Kyoto National Museum (Kyoto)
Manshuin Temple (Kyoto)
Myoshinji Temple (Kyoto)
Nijo Castle (Kyoto)
Ohara (Kyoto)
Ryoanji Temple (Kyoto)
Sanjusangendo (Kyoto)
Sanzenin Temple (Kyoto)
Sento Palace (Kyoto)
Shugakuin Villa (Kyoto)
Takao (Kyoto)
Toji Temple (Kyoto)
Yoshiminedera (Kyoto)
Awashima Island (Marugame)
Honjima Island (Marugame)
Ibukijima Island (Marugame)
Marugame Castle (Marugame)
Takamijima Island (Marugame)
Matsue Castle (Matsue)
Yushien Garden (Matsue)
Matsumoto Castle (Matsumoto)
Dogo Onsen (Matsuyama)
Dogo Onsen Honkan (Matsuyama)
Ishiteji Temple (Matsuyama)
Matsuyama Castle (Matsuyama)
Daisho-in Temple (Miyajima)
Itsukushima Shrine (Miyajima)
Aoshima Island (Miyazaki)
Fujinomiya 5th Station (Mount Fuji)
Togakushi Shrine (Nagano)
Zenkoji Temple (Nagano)
26 Martyrs Monument (Nagasaki)
Confucian Shrine (Nagasaki)
Gunkanjima (Nagasaki)
Kofukuji Temple (Nagasaki)
Mount Inasa (Nagasaki)
Nagasaki Peace Park (Nagasaki)
Oura Church (Nagasaki)
Sofukuji Temple (Nagasaki)
Sotome (Nagasaki)
Urakami Cathedral (Nagasaki)
Atsuta Shrine (Nagoya)
Railway Museum (Nagoya)
Tokugawa Art Museum (Nagoya)
Art House Project (Naoshima)
I Love Yu (Naoshima)
Horyuji Temple (Nara)
Isuien Garden (Nara)
Kasuga Taisha (Nara)
Kofukuji Temple (Nara)
National Museum (Nara)
Todaiji Temple (Nara)
Toshodaiji Temple (Nara)
Yakushiji Temple (Nara)
Sawara Town (Narita)
Kegon Waterfall (Nikko)
Lake Chuzenji (Nikko)
Taiyuin (Nikko)
Toshogu Shrine (Nikko)
Hokusai Museum (Obuse)
Kibi Plain (Okayama)
Korakuen Garden (Okayama)
Churaumi Aquarium (Okinawa Island)
Katsuren Castle (Okinawa Island)
Nakagusuku Castle (Okinawa Island)
Nakijin Castle (Okinawa Island)
Okinawa World (Okinawa Island)
Sefa Utaki (Okinawa Island)
Shuri Castle (Okinawa Island)
Tamaudun (Okinawa Island)
War Memorials (Okinawa Island)
Zakimi Castle (Okinawa Island)
Kosanji Temple (Onomichi)
Shimanami Kaido (Onomichi)
Temple Walk (Onomichi)
National Art Museum (Osaka)
Sumiyoshi Taisha (Osaka)
Omiya Bonsai Village (Saitama)
Railway Museum (Saitama)
Honma Museum of Art (Sakata)
Kamo Aquarium (Sakata)
Ken Domon Museum (Sakata)
Chiran Samurai District (Satsuma Peninsula)
Chiran Tokko Museum (Satsuma Peninsula)
Ibusuki (Satsuma Peninsula)
Zuihoden Mausoleum (Sendai)
Disaster Museum (Shimabara Peninsula)
Hara Castle Ruins (Shimabara Peninsula)
Unzen Onsen (Shimabara Peninsula)
Ainokura Village (Shirakawago)
Ogimachi Village (Shirakawago)
Teshima Island (Shodoshima)
Kai-Zenkoji Temple (Kofu)
Shosenkyo Gorge (Kofu)
Amano Iwato Shrine (Takachiho)
Fukiya Village (Takahashi)
Matsuyama Castle (Takahashi)
Raikyuji Temple (Takahashi)
Takahashi Old Town (Takahashi)
Megijima Island (Takamatsu)
Ogijima Island (Takamatsu)
Ritsurin Koen (Takamatsu)
Yashima (Takamatsu)
Tonami Tulip Fair (Takaoka)
Zuiryuji Temple (Takaoka)
Old Town (Takayama)
Takayama Jinya (Takayama)
Awa Odori (Tokushima)
Edo-Tokyo Museum (Tokyo)
Hama Rikyu (Tokyo)
Imperial East Gardens (Tokyo)
Imperial Palace (Tokyo)
Kanda (Tokyo)
Kyu Shiba Rikyu (Tokyo)
Meiji Shrine (Tokyo)
Sengakuji Temple (Tokyo)
Sensoji Temple (Tokyo)
Shinjuku Gyoen (Tokyo)
Takaosan (Tokyo)
Tokyo Skytree (Tokyo)
Ueno Park (Tokyo)
Yasukuni Shrine (Tokyo)
Kannonin Temple (Tottori)
Sand Dunes (Tottori)
Maria Seido (Tsuwano)
Old Town (Tsuwano)
Tsuwano Castle Ruins (Tsuwano)
Kamihaga Residence (Uchiko)
Yokaichi Old Town (Uchiko)
Byodoin Temple (Uji)
Oya History Museum (Utsunomiya)
Uwajima Castle (Uwajima)
Joeiji Temple (Yamaguchi)
Rurikoji Temple (Yamaguchi)
Xavier Church (Yamaguchi)
Monkey Park (Yamanouchi)
Chinatown (Yokohama)
Sankeien Garden (Yokohama)
Kinpusenji Temple (Yoshino)
Mikumari Shrine (Yoshino)
Yoshimizu Shrine (Yoshino)
Okama Crater (Zao)
Zao Onsen (Zao)
Aizu Bukeyashiki (Aizu)
Iimoriyama (Aizu)
Oyakuen Garden (Aizu)
Tsuruga Castle (Aizu)
Ine (Amanohashidate)
Nariaiji Temple (Amanohashidate)
Okawachiyama Village (Arita and Imari)
Archaeology Museum (Asuka)
Asukadera Temple (Asuka)
Imaicho Town (Asuka)
Kashihara Shrine (Asuka)
Manyo Bunkakan (Asuka)
Muroji Temple (Asuka)
Omiwa Shrine (Asuka)
Hitsujiyama Park (Chichibu)
National Museum (Dazaifu)
Canal City (Fukuoka)
Fukuoka Castle Ruins (Fukuoka)
Tomonoura (Fukuyama)
Canal Area (Furukawa)
Food Replicas (Gujo)
Hachiman Castle (Gujo)
Aiba Waterway (Hagi)
Hagi Castle (Hagi)
Hagiyaki Pottery (Hagi)
Mount Kasayama (Hagi)
Shoin Shrine (Hagi)
Odawara Castle (Hakone)
Genkyuen Garden (Hikone)
Kokoen Garden (Himeji)
Dutch Trading Post (Hirado)
Hirado Castle (Hirado)
Matsura Museum (Hirado)
Shukkeien Garden (Hiroshima)
Sukodo School (Iga Ueno)
Meiji Mura (Inuyama)
Urakuen Garden (Inuyama)
Ago Bay (Ise Shima)
Toba Aquarium (Ise Shima)
Iwakuni Castle (Iwakuni)
Omori Town (Iwami Ginzan)
Iya Kazurabashi (Iya Valley)
Iya Valley (Iya Valley)
Oboke Gorge (Iya Valley)
Museum of Ancient Izumo (Izumo)
Atami (Izu Peninsula)
Kawazu Cherry Festival (Izu Peninsula)
Katayamazu Onsen (Kaga Onsen)
Yamashiro Onsen (Kaga Onsen)
Reimeikan Museum (Kagoshima)
Cherry Blossoms (Kakunodate)
Engakuji Temple (Kamakura)
Hachimangu Shrine (Kamakura)
Jufukuji Temple (Kamakura)
Meigetsuin Temple (Kamakura)
Kodokan (Kairakuen)
Nagamachi (Kanazawa)
Oyama Shrine (Kanazawa)
City Museum (Kawagoe)
Warehouse District (Kawagoe)
Stork Sanctuary (Kinosaki)
Nakasendo Hiking (Kiso Valley)
Kawachi Wisteria Garden (Kitakyushu)
Arima Onsen (Kobe)
Kitano (Kobe)
Sorakuen Garden (Kobe)
Miho Museum (Koka)
Ninja Village (Koka)
Reihokan Museum (Koyasan)
Tokugawa Mausoleum (Koyasan)
Ivy Square (Kurashiki)
Chionin Temple (Kyoto)
Daikakuji Temple (Kyoto)
Enkoji Temple (Kyoto)
Fushimi Sake District (Kyoto)
Gion Matsuri (Kyoto)
Kyoto Railway Museum (Kyoto)
Nanzenji Temple (Kyoto)
Philosopher's Path (Kyoto)
Shinnyodo Temple (Kyoto)
Shorenin Temple (Kyoto)
Tenryuji Temple (Kyoto)
Tofukuji Temple (Kyoto)
Yasaka Shrine (Kyoto)
Samurai District (Matsue)
City Art Museum (Matsumoto)
Japan Ukiyoe Museum (Matsumoto)
Mount Misen (Miyajima)
Walking Trails (Miyajima)
Heiwadai Park (Miyazaki)
Miyazaki Shrine (Miyazaki)
Prefectural Museum (Miyazaki)
Climbing Mount Fuji (Mount Fuji)
Olympic Facilities (Nagano)
Glover Garden (Nagasaki)
Korankei (Nagoya)
Nagashima Resort (Nagoya)
Nagoya Castle (Nagoya)
Nagoya Port Area (Nagoya)
Osu Kannon Temple (Nagoya)
Sakae (Nagoya)
Benesse House (Naoshima)
Chichu Museum (Naoshima)
Lee Ufan Museum (Naoshima)
Nara Park (Nara)
Naramachi (Nara)
Omizutori (Nara)
Wakakusa Yamayaki (Nara)
Yoshikien Garden (Nara)
Naritasan Temple (Narita)
Whirlpools (Naruto)
Futarasan Shrine (Nikko)
Kanmangafuchi Abyss (Nikko)
Tamozawa Villa (Nikko)
Old Town (Obuse)
Okayama Castle (Okayama)
Kokusaidori (Okinawa Island)
Nakamura Residence (Okinawa Island)
Prefectural Museum (Okinawa Island)
Shikinaen Garden (Okinawa Island)
Hirayama Ikuo Museum (Onomichi)
Bay Area (Osaka)
Minoo Park (Osaka)
Museum of History (Osaka)
Osaka Aquarium (Osaka)
Osaka Expo 70 Park (Osaka)
Shitennoji Temple (Osaka)
Tenma (Osaka)
Tennoji (Osaka)
Garyu Sanso (Ozu)
Ozu Castle (Ozu)
Hikawa Shrine (Saitama)
Shimabara Castle (Shimabara Peninsula)
Winter Light-up (Shirakawago)
Kunozan Toshogu (Shizuoka)
Sumpu Castle (Shizuoka)
Around the Island (Shodoshima)
Takeda Shrine (Kofu)
Takachiho Gorge (Takachiho)
Nariwa Museum (Takahashi)
Sanuki Udon (Takamatsu)
Asakusa (Tokyo)
Government Building (Tokyo)
Kiyosumi Garden (Tokyo)
Marunouchi (Tokyo)
Odaiba (Tokyo)
Rikugien (Tokyo)
Todoroki Valley (Tokyo)
Tokyo Midtown (Tokyo)
Tokyo National Museum (Tokyo)
Yanaka (Tokyo)
Inari Shrine (Tsuwano)
Uchiko-za Theater (Uchiko)
Koshoji Temple (Uji)
Mampukuji Temple (Uji)
Mimurotoji Temple (Uji)
Ujigami Shrine (Uji)
Oya Temple (Utsunomiya)
Taga Shrine (Uwajima)
Tenshaen Garden (Uwajima)
Yamaguchi Daijingu (Yamaguchi)
Minato Mirai (Yokohama)
Mount Yoshinoyama (Yoshino)
Chionji Temple (Amanohashidate)
Asuka Museum (Asuka)
Takamatsuzuka Tomb (Asuka)
Momochi Seaside Park (Fukuoka)
Ohori Park (Fukuoka)
Fukuyama Castle (Fukuyama)
Festival Hall (Furukawa)
Takumikan Museum (Furukawa)
Gujo Town (Gujo)
Castle Road (Hikone)
Hiroshima Castle (Hiroshima)
Hiroshima Downtown (Hiroshima)
Basho Memorials (Iga Ueno)
Danjiri Museum (Iga Ueno)
Ninja Museum (Iga Ueno)
Kikko Park (Iwakuni)
Former Taisha Station (Izumo)
Shiroyama Park (Kagoshima)
Merchant District (Kakunodate)
Hasedera Temple (Kamakura)
Jochiji Temple (Kamakura)
Tokeiji Temple (Kamakura)
Kanazawa Castle (Kanazawa)
Omicho Market (Kanazawa)
Kawasaki Daishi (Kawasaki)
Onsenji Temple (Kinosaki)
Hirasawa (Kiso Valley)
Magome (Kiso Valley)
Kokura Castle (Kitakyushu)
Moji Port (Kitakyushu)
Yawata Steel Works (Kitakyushu)
Akashi Kaikyo Bridge (Kobe)
Chinatown (Kobe)
Earthquake Museum (Kobe)
Kobe City Museum (Kobe)
Meriken Park (Kobe)
Mount Rokko (Kobe)
Katsuura (Kumano)
Daitokuji Temple (Kyoto)
Gion (Kyoto)
Honganji Temples (Kyoto)
Jidai Matsuri (Kyoto)
Kenninji Temple (Kyoto)
Kibune (Kyoto)
Kyoto Tower (Kyoto)
Maruyama Park (Kyoto)
Ninnaji Temple (Kyoto)
Pontocho (Kyoto)
Toei Eigamura (Kyoto)
Mimoca (Marugame)
Adachi Museum of Art (Matsue)
Hearn Residence (Matsue)
Nakamachi (Matsumoto)
Senjokaku (Miyajima)
Chinatown (Nagasaki)
Dejima (Nagasaki)
Dutch Slope (Nagasaki)
Meganebashi Bridge (Nagasaki)
Nagasaki Museum of History (Nagasaki)
JR Central Towers (Nagoya)
Science Museum (Nagoya)
Heijo Palace (Nara)
Shin-Yakushiji (Nara)
Wakakusayama (Nara)
Katori Shrine (Narita)
Rinnoji Temple (Nikko)
Shinkyo Bridge (Nikko)
American Village (Okinawa Island)
Abeno Harukas (Osaka)
Kita (Umeda) (Osaka)
Minami (Namba) (Osaka)
Osaka Castle (Osaka)
Science Museum (Osaka)
Shinsekai (Osaka)
Tenjin Matsuri (Osaka)
Umeda Sky Building (Osaka)
Universal Studios (Osaka)
Old Town (Ozu)
Honma Residence (Sakata)
Sankyo Warehouses (Sakata)
Cape Nagasakibana (Satsuma Peninsula)
Aoba Castle (Sendai)
Suganuma Village (Shirakawago)
Kofu Castle (Kofu)
Takachiho Shrine (Takachiho)
Shopping Arcades (Takamatsu)
Sunport Takamatsu (Takamatsu)
Takamatsu Castle (Takamatsu)
Historic Districts (Takaoka)
Takaoka Castle Park (Takaoka)
Takaoka Daibutsu (Takaoka)
Higashiyama Walk (Takayama)
Akihabara (Tokyo)
Harajuku (Tokyo)
Ikebukuro (Tokyo)
Nihonbashi (Tokyo)
Roppongi (Tokyo)
Shibuya (Tokyo)
Shinagawa (Tokyo)
Shinjuku (Tokyo)
Shiodome (Tokyo)
Tokyo Tower (Tokyo)
Zojoji Temple (Tokyo)
Tottori Castle Ruins (Tottori)
Toyama Castle Park (Toyama)
Uchiko History Museum (Uchiko)
Uji River (Uji)
Uji Tea (Uji)
Chikurin-in Temple (Yoshino)
Nyoirinji Temple (Yoshino)
Imari Town Center (Arita and Imari)
Amakashi Hill (Asuka)
Ueno Castle (Iga Ueno)
Atami Castle (Izu Peninsula)
Candy Alley (Kawagoe)
Kobe Harborland (Kobe)
Kyoto Aquarium (Kyoto)
Kyoto Station (Kyoto)
Nishiki Market (Kyoto)
Grand Front Osaka (Osaka)
Osaka Station City (Osaka)
Morning Markets (Takayama)
Ameyoko (Tokyo)
Kappabashi Street (Tokyo)
Tokyo Solamachi (Tokyo)
Kakunodate Castle (Kakunodate)
Kyoto Manga Museum (Kyoto)
Tenmangu Shrine (Dazaifu)
Shibu Onsen (Yamanouchi)