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Shiomi Nawate Street

Matsue, Shimane Prefecture 690-0888, Japan
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Ranked #12 of 69 Attractions in Matsue
Type: Historic Sites, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Lookouts, Landmarks
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

This street lies to the north-east of Matsue Castle and goes along its moat, with old samurai houses and Lafcadio Hearn's house. There are a couple of bridges leading to the castle park, enjoy a nice walk thru a little bamboo and pine forest

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Matsue, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

Convenience is a major factor here, as well as atmosphere. Easy access to places associated with the Edo era (Matsue Castle, Samurai Residence (Buke Yashiki), Meimei-an tea house, History Museum and Horan-enya Memorial Hall), Lafcadio Hearn (Memorial Hall and former residence), or local classic culture (places to get tea, soba, gifts, or the Tanabe art museum). Easy access on the... More

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