Things to see and do - Shiogama
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Shiogama Travel guide
Shiogama : Michelin's recommendations
Located approximately 30km northeast of Sendai, Shiogama is renowned primarily for its large tuna market that supplies Tokyo's top restaurants. The city is also the ideal starting point for a boat trip to Matsushima.
Tourist attractions Shiogama : Things to see and do
Higashi-Shiogama J - Shiogama
Shiogama is best known for its large fish market, which illustrates the importance of fishing for the city. All sorts of fish are laid out on the stalls and you might just be tempted to pull up a seat at the market restaurant and sample some of the w..
Ichimori-yama J - Shiogama
Rebuilt in the 17C, this shrine with asymmetric roofs (Nagare-zukuri style) is composed of three buildings (Ugu, Sagu, Betsugu), each dedicated to one of the three local deities responsible for Tohoku's development. Shiotsuchi-Oji no kami (housed in ..
Shintomi-cho 18-31 J - Shiogama
Offering a 24-hour front desk, a business centre and free wired internet, Smile Hotel Shiogama is located a 10-minute walk from JR Honshiogama Train Station. All rooms are air conditioned and equipped with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a..