Hotel and Ryokan in Japan
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Among the many sightseeing spots in Japan, we will introduce the ones related to Hotel and Ryokan by prefecture.
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Sekizenkan is an esteemed ryokan (traditional Japanese inn) located in Shima Onsen, Gunma Prefecture, known for its historic architecture and natural hot springs. It is believed to be the inspiration for the bathhouse in the acclaimed Studio Ghibli film, "Spirited Away." The tranquil atmosphere, delicious traditional cuisine, and the chance to experience authentic Japanese hospitality make Sekizenkan a must-visit destination.
Minshuku Kanja, located in the UNESCO World Heritage site of Shirakawa-go, is a traditional gassho-zukuri guesthouse offering a unique cultural experience. The guesthouse features traditional Japanese interiors, and guests can enjoy locally sourced, home-cooked meals. Each season offers different, enchanting views of the surroundings.
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( Written by Tatsuo Ikura )