Nippon Maru

The Nippon Maru is a museum ship that is anchored in Yokoyama harbor, right in front of the Yokohama Landmark tower. The Nippon Maru was launched in 1930 and was used for the training of naval officers. Visitors learn about the life of the ship’s crew and get a chance to visit the ship from the deck to the engine room.

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Country: Japan
Area : Kanto area
Prefecture : Kanagawa-ken
City : Yokohama-shi
District : Minatomirai
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Gaijin San

Since my better half is Japanese I often have the chance to travel to Japan. I grew fond over time of this magnificent country. I thought of sharing with you some places worth visiting in this little but growing travel guide to Japan. I try to show with images what I can’t express with words. I hope you may find here some inspiration!

For those who wonder, I chose the moniker Gaijin-San after being called like this by a waitress at a grilled eel restaurant. “Gaijin” means foreigner and “San” is a honorific suffix in Japanese.

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