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Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together. Japan Travel, Tokyo, Day Trip, Day Trips From Tokyo, Japanese Festival, Day Tours, Tokyo Station, Trip, Day Trips
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we tried making misuzu-ame candy, which is a local specialty. We got to cut the little fruit jellies into shape and then roll them up in extra-thin edible rice paper, before wrapping them up to bring home as souvenirs! (If you buy them at the store, our team's favorite flavors were apricot and plum!) Samurai, Japanese, Soba Noodles, Ueda, Rice Paper
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we tried making misuzu-ame candy, which is a local specialty. We got to cut the little fruit jellies into shape and then roll them up in extra-thin edible rice paper, before wrapping them up to bring home as souvenirs! (If you buy them at the store, our team's favorite flavors were apricot and plum!)
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we tried making misuzu-ame candy, which is a local specialty. We got to cut the little fruit jellies into shape and then roll them up in extra-thin edible rice paper, before wrapping them up to bring home as souvenirs! (If you buy them at the store, our team's favorite flavors were apricot and plum!) Fireworks Festival
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we tried making misuzu-ame candy, which is a local specialty. We got to cut the little fruit jellies into shape and then roll them up in extra-thin edible rice paper, before wrapping them up to bring home as souvenirs! (If you buy them at the store, our team's favorite flavors were apricot and plum!)
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we went to the ruins of Ueda Castle to see the preserved castle walls, meet the famous local samurai lord Sanada Yukimura, and join his party as a crew of newly minted ninjas! We even got to practice our ninja skills on the castle grounds, throwing shuriken and blowing darts. Castle Ruins
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we went to the ruins of Ueda Castle to see the preserved castle walls, meet the famous local samurai lord Sanada Yukimura, and join his party as a crew of newly minted ninjas! We even got to practice our ninja skills on the castle grounds, throwing shuriken and blowing darts.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we visited one of the most unusual museum's we've ever seen, called "Bee Heaven" (蜂天国)! The only bee, wasp, and hornet museum of its kind in the whole world, Bee Heaven is home to a collection of about 600 enormous hives made by the Japanese yellow hornet, with "hive art" of all shapes and sizes, attached to all sorts of interesting objects. Ruins
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we visited one of the most unusual museum's we've ever seen, called "Bee Heaven" (蜂天国)! The only bee, wasp, and hornet museum of its kind in the whole world, Bee Heaven is home to a collection of about 600 enormous hives made by the Japanese yellow hornet, with "hive art" of all shapes and sizes, attached to all sorts of interesting objects.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together. Tours, Workshop
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we went to the ruins of Ueda Castle to see the preserved castle walls, meet the famous local samurai lord Sanada Yukimura, and join his party as a crew of newly minted ninjas! We even got to practice our ninja skills on the castle grounds, throwing shuriken and blowing darts. Shuriken
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we went to the ruins of Ueda Castle to see the preserved castle walls, meet the famous local samurai lord Sanada Yukimura, and join his party as a crew of newly minted ninjas! We even got to practice our ninja skills on the castle grounds, throwing shuriken and blowing darts.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together. Night
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we visited one of the most unusual museum's we've ever seen, called "Bee Heaven" (蜂天国)! The only bee, wasp, and hornet museum of its kind in the whole world, Bee Heaven is home to a collection of about 600 enormous hives made by the Japanese yellow hornet, with "hive art" of all shapes and sizes, attached to all sorts of interesting objects.
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we visited one of the most unusual museum's we've ever seen, called "Bee Heaven" (蜂天国)! The only bee, wasp, and hornet museum of its kind in the whole world, Bee Heaven is home to a collection of about 600 enormous hives made by the Japanese yellow hornet, with "hive art" of all shapes and sizes, attached to all sorts of interesting objects.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we visited one of the most unusual museum's we've ever seen, called "Bee Heaven" (蜂天国)! The only bee, wasp, and hornet museum of its kind in the whole world, Bee Heaven is home to a collection of about 600 enormous hives made by the Japanese yellow hornet, with "hive art" of all shapes and sizes, attached to all sorts of interesting objects.
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we visited one of the most unusual museum's we've ever seen, called "Bee Heaven" (蜂天国)! The only bee, wasp, and hornet museum of its kind in the whole world, Bee Heaven is home to a collection of about 600 enormous hives made by the Japanese yellow hornet, with "hive art" of all shapes and sizes, attached to all sorts of interesting objects.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we tried making misuzu-ame candy, which is a local specialty. We got to cut the little fruit jellies into shape and then roll them up in extra-thin edible rice paper, before wrapping them up to bring home as souvenirs! (If you buy them at the store, our team's favorite flavors were apricot and plum!)
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we tried making misuzu-ame candy, which is a local specialty. We got to cut the little fruit jellies into shape and then roll them up in extra-thin edible rice paper, before wrapping them up to bring home as souvenirs! (If you buy them at the store, our team's favorite flavors were apricot and plum!)
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we went to the ruins of Ueda Castle to see the preserved castle walls, meet the famous local samurai lord Sanada Yukimura, and join his party as a crew of newly minted ninjas! We even got to practice our ninja skills on the castle grounds, throwing shuriken and blowing darts.
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we went to the ruins of Ueda Castle to see the preserved castle walls, meet the famous local samurai lord Sanada Yukimura, and join his party as a crew of newly minted ninjas! We even got to practice our ninja skills on the castle grounds, throwing shuriken and blowing darts.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we went to the ruins of Ueda Castle to see the preserved castle walls, meet the famous local samurai lord Sanada Yukimura, and join his party as a crew of newly minted ninjas! We even got to practice our ninja skills on the castle grounds, throwing shuriken and blowing darts.
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we went to the ruins of Ueda Castle to see the preserved castle walls, meet the famous local samurai lord Sanada Yukimura, and join his party as a crew of newly minted ninjas! We even got to practice our ninja skills on the castle grounds, throwing shuriken and blowing darts.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we did our best to find inner peace with a "zazen" (座禅) meditation session first thing in the morning at Nichirinji Temple. For this variety of meditation, a supervising monk will smack your shoulder with a firm and hearty thwack using a piece of flat wood when you need help concentrating!
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we did our best to find inner peace with a "zazen" (座禅) meditation session first thing in the morning at Nichirinji Temple. For this variety of meditation, a supervising monk will smack your shoulder with a firm and hearty thwack using a piece of flat wood when you need help concentrating!
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we visited one of the most unusual museum's we've ever seen, called "Bee Heaven" (蜂天国)! The only bee, wasp, and hornet museum of its kind in the whole world, Bee Heaven is home to a collection of about 600 enormous hives made by the Japanese yellow hornet, with "hive art" of all shapes and sizes, attached to all sorts of interesting objects.
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we visited one of the most unusual museum's we've ever seen, called "Bee Heaven" (蜂天国)! The only bee, wasp, and hornet museum of its kind in the whole world, Bee Heaven is home to a collection of about 600 enormous hives made by the Japanese yellow hornet, with "hive art" of all shapes and sizes, attached to all sorts of interesting objects.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we went to the ruins of Ueda Castle to see the preserved castle walls, meet the famous local samurai lord Sanada Yukimura, and join his party as a crew of newly minted ninjas! We even got to practice our ninja skills on the castle grounds, throwing shuriken and blowing darts.
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we went to the ruins of Ueda Castle to see the preserved castle walls, meet the famous local samurai lord Sanada Yukimura, and join his party as a crew of newly minted ninjas! We even got to practice our ninja skills on the castle grounds, throwing shuriken and blowing darts.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we visited one of the most unusual museum's we've ever seen, called "Bee Heaven" (蜂天国)! The only bee, wasp, and hornet museum of its kind in the whole world, Bee Heaven is home to a collection of about 600 enormous hives made by the Japanese yellow hornet, with "hive art" of all shapes and sizes, attached to all sorts of interesting objects.
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we visited one of the most unusual museum's we've ever seen, called "Bee Heaven" (蜂天国)! The only bee, wasp, and hornet museum of its kind in the whole world, Bee Heaven is home to a collection of about 600 enormous hives made by the Japanese yellow hornet, with "hive art" of all shapes and sizes, attached to all sorts of interesting objects.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. On our trip, we participated in a fireworks-making class, visiting a real local fireworks workshop to put together custom fireworks by hand! Not only could we choose the colors and make them ourselves, but the night finished with an exclusive private fireworks display, where we launched our own fireworks before seeing what real professionals can put together.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we went to the ruins of Ueda Castle to see the preserved castle walls, meet the famous local samurai lord Sanada Yukimura, and join his party as a crew of newly minted ninjas! We even got to practice our ninja skills on the castle grounds, throwing shuriken and blowing darts.
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we went to the ruins of Ueda Castle to see the preserved castle walls, meet the famous local samurai lord Sanada Yukimura, and join his party as a crew of newly minted ninjas! We even got to practice our ninja skills on the castle grounds, throwing shuriken and blowing darts.
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we made our own lunch with a soba noodle cooking lesson at the Yukimura Yume Workshop, kneading the dough and slicing up each thin noodle. Soba noodles are made with buckwheat flour, and Ueda buckwheat is said to be especially delicious thanks to the local climate. Nothing tastes as good as a batch of noodles you made yourself, entirely from scratch!
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we made our own lunch with a soba noodle cooking lesson at the Yukimura Yume Workshop, kneading the dough and slicing up each thin noodle. Soba noodles are made with buckwheat flour, and Ueda buckwheat is said to be especially delicious thanks to the local climate. Nothing tastes as good as a batch of noodles you made yourself, entirely from scratch!
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we made our own lunch with a soba noodle cooking lesson at the Yukimura Yume Workshop, kneading the dough and slicing up each thin noodle. Soba noodles are made with buckwheat flour, and Ueda buckwheat is said to be especially delicious thanks to the local climate. Nothing tastes as good as a batch of noodles you made yourself, entirely from scratch! Ryokan
Visit Nagano For an Ueda Day Trip, and Make Your Own Fireworks in Japan! | Hidden Day Trip Destinations Near Tokyo - JAPANKURU
Visit Ueda to make fireworks, cook up homemade soba noodles, explore the ruins of a samurai castle, and more! If you're planning a trip to Japan, don't miss a visit to this city in Nagano. It's an easy day trip from Tokyo with peaceful small-town vibes, and a lot of fun you'll find nowhere else. It's also known for hosting part of the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and being the setting of the popular anime film Summer Wars! On our trip, we made our own lunch with a soba noodle cooking lesson at the Yukimura Yume Workshop, kneading the dough and slicing up each thin noodle. Soba noodles are made with buckwheat flour, and Ueda buckwheat is said to be especially delicious thanks to the local climate. Nothing tastes as good as a batch of noodles you made yourself, entirely from scratch!