6 Places You Have To Visit In Hakone That Aren’t Hot Springs

Hakone Is Filled With Beautiful Nature, Shrines, and Food

Photo taken by Alfred Kan

I recently traveled to Hakone not because I wanted to visit their hot springs but to take photos of their art museum, shrine, and hopefully of Sakura when I was there. I arrived at 4/10/2022 and stayed there for 2 nights. During the first week or so of April was…




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Japanese culture, food, sightseeing spots, and photography. Tokyo based Asian American professional photographer born and raised in Hawaii.

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