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The World’s Largest Wasabi Farm with Stunning Scenery to Match
Visit the Daio Wasabi Farm in Azumino for the Views – and for the Wasabi
Soba 101: its Many Varieties and Where to Eat them
Over the years there have been numerous studies and diets claiming that certain foods can extend your life. I’d say to look no further than Nagano, considering that its men and women have the highest life expectancy in all of Japan.
5 Delicious Nagano City Snacks
Nagano city has plenty of cafes and snack shops where you can stop for a bite and take a break from the heat of the day. Below are five local shops which serve some delicious snacks with a Nagano twist.
48 Hours in Nagano City
Take a two-day trip around Nagano City to see beautiful temples, shrines, and the famous snow monkeys of Jigokudani!
Nakamise – The Shop-Filled Approach to Zenkoji Temple
From Buddhist Souvenirs to Eclectic Antiques, and with All Kinds of Eateries In-between, Zenkoji Temple’s Naka-mise is a Shopper’s Paradise.
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Kamisuwa Onsen Shinyu : An inn is full of healing, nestled on the shores of the mystery Suwa lake.
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Soba Takagi (Soba Restaurant and Soba-Making Lessons)
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Matsumoto ‘Temari’ Handball Craft (Souvenir Shop Takagi)
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