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Matsushima Travel guide
Matsushima : Michelin's recommendations
Matsushima is home to two remarkable shrines, where the memory of Date Masamune lives on. It also boasts a splendid bay with over 250 islands which became one of the subjects of the great Basho's haiku poems. Some views are not to be missed: the Matsushima Tower; the Shintomi-yama site; the Saigyo Modoshi no matsu; Ogitani and Sokanzan. Don't forget your camera!
Tourist attractions Matsushima : Things to see and do
67 Matsushima Aza-Tyounai 67 JPN - Matsushima
You enter Entsu-in via the garden of "great sorrow", after walking through a moss garden then a dry landscape garden. The latter represents Matsushima Bay and, read in reverse order, it illustrates the three main phases of life: the rough, ..