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Japan:A Closer Look at Kanto – Part 2

Jan 5th, 2009 | By | Category: Regional Travel Resources, Tokyo and Vicinity

Saitama and Tochigi are two of the three landlocked prefectures in the Kanto region. Both are conveniently located close to Tokyo and are rich in historical sights and natural beauty.  Day trips can be made to either prefecture but to really enjoy the areas you may want to plan on spending a night or two. […]

Japan:A Closer Look at Kanto – Part 1

Dec 29th, 2008 | By | Category: Regional Travel Resources

While the name of this region of Japan may not sound familiar it is one of the areas in Japan most visited by tourists as it includes the major cities of Tokyo and Yokohama.  The Kanto region occupies less that ten percent of Japan’s land mass but is home to approximately one-third of the country’s […]