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Plenty to see and an amazing street

Shimmy Nawate Street is a street full of amazing old homes and places to visit. It is a must of... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
Grant T
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Melbourne, Australia
Nice Street to Walk.

This street, situated around the castle, has lots of interesting stores selling souvenirs. Among... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2017
limreyinfinite
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Tokyo, Japan
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1 Jan 2018
“Plenty to see and an amazing street”
17 Nov 2017
“Nice Street to Walk.”
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Shimmy Nawate Street is a street full of amazing old homes and places to visit. It is a must of you are on your way to, or coming from, Matsue Castle.

Thank Grant T
Reviewed 18 November 2017

This street, situated around the castle, has lots of interesting stores selling souvenirs. Among them, I would like to recommend tourists to go to the stores which has a souvenirs with jewels and rabbit-shaped souvenirs, which are actually very cute and memorable. Besides, since it...More

1  Thank limreyinfinite
Reviewed 25 October 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

1  Thank Ron S
Reviewed 22 February 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...More

2  Thank Brittany P
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