27 Jun '15, 10am

Nanto City: Culture, Nature and.. Nostalgia

For the uninformed, tourism in Japan goes way beyond the concrete jungles of Tokyo and Osaka, the snow capped mountains of Hokkaido or the beaches of Kyushu. Our editor Jaron went on a road trip from Tokyo to the South of Toyama Prefecture and the Niigata Prefecture last month. While the highlight of this article is on Nanto City, there are a few sights that are worth taking a look along the way. To get to Kanezawa station (which is the nearest station from Nanto City), you will first have to head to Tokyo City Station. Given its location as an interchange for Japan’s public transport system, Tokyo City Station houses many eateries to allow one to satisfy any hunger pangs while waiting for their next train. Did you know that Tokyo station was just remodeled last year? Let the photos do the talking.

Full article: http://www.sylistic.com/travel/2015/06/27/nanto-city/

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