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Culture in Ibaraki

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Timeless Tranquility

Timeless Tranquility

Elysse Hurtado

Roughly a 10 minute walk from Itako Station is one of Japan’s oldest Buddhist temples, the venerable (and long-suffering) Cho...

Ibaraki
Forest Sanctuary

Forest Sanctuary

Elysse Hurtado

Purportedly established around 600BC by Emperor Jimmu, Kashima Shrine is one of Japan’s most venerated Shinto places of worship.

Ibaraki
Burning Beauty

Burning Beauty

Elysse Hurtado

Try your hand at creating beauty from fire with the help of the Camosu Glass-Blowing Workshop near Kasama

Ibaraki
Fukuda Kilns

Fukuda Kilns

Elysse Hurtado

Fukuda Kiln is one of Kasama’s many intrepid solo kilns, currently run by the 12th generation of the family and covering a sp...

Ibaraki