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Shinmachi Furumachi

Shinmachi, Kumamoto 862-8570, Kumamoto Prefecture
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An interesting part of the city to wander for a bit.

Worth a short visit to wander among historic buildings in a quieter part of the city. Some of the... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2016
hfot2
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Vermont
Tranquil gardens and shrines

An oasis of tranquillity in a busy city, well worth taking the time to wander round and wallow in... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2012
fluffytapeworm
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Blackburn, England
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Feb 17, 2016
“An interesting part of the city to wander for a bit.”
Jul 23, 2012
“Tranquil gardens and shrines”
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Shinmachi, Kumamoto 862-8570, Kumamoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 18 February 2016

Worth a short visit to wander among historic buildings in a quieter part of the city. Some of the buildings look like they began life as kura. Old buildings have been restored and converted. Historic merchants shops have been re-purposed into new shops and restaurants....More

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Reviewed 23 July 2012

An oasis of tranquillity in a busy city, well worth taking the time to wander round and wallow in the Japanese mastery of landscape and gardening. It was quiet when I went - i feel it may get very busy later in the year.

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