Lonely Planet Kansai by Lonely Planet
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This eBook offering is an excerpt of Lonely Planet's latest Japan
guide book and includes:

Kansai chapters

Understanding Japan

Kansai maps

Kansai is the heart of Japan. Nowhere else can you find
so much of historical and cultural interest in such a compact area. Indeed, if
you had to choose only one region to explore, Kansai would be the easy
This guide is the result of research by dedicated authors and local
experts who immersed themselves in Kansai, finding unique experiences, and
sharing practical and honest advice, so you come away informed and amazed. This
guide includes up-to-date reviews of the best places to stay, eat, sights,
cultural information, maps, transport tips and a few best kept secrets - all the
essentials to get to the heart of Kansai.

Coverage includes:

Understanding Japan: Japan Today, History, People of Japan, Japanese
Cuisine, Arts & Architecture, Traditional Japanese Accommodation, Onsen,
Living Art of the Geisha, Environment

Osaka, Kobe, Himeji, Shiga Prefecture, Otsu, Hikon, Nagahama, Nara &
around, Yamato-Yagi & around, Asuka, Sakurai & around, Yoshino, Kii
Peninsula, Koya-san, Tanabe, Shirahama, Kushimoto, Shiono-misaki, Kii-Oshima,
Shingu, Hongu, Yun omine Onsen, Watarase Onsen, Kawa-yu Onsen, Ise, Northern
Kansai, Moroyose, Takeno, Kinosaki, Tango Peninsula, Amanohashidate and
Lonely Planet's Japan guide is researched and written by: Chris
Rowthorn, Timothy N. Hornyak, Laura Crawford, Rebecca Milner, Tom Spurling,
Andrew Bender, Brandon Presser, Matthew D. Firestone

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Published June 1, 2012 by Lonely Planet.
Genres: Travel. Non-fiction

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