Karuizawa

Location and Weather

Karuizawa is a town located in Nagano prefecture, Japan. About an hour and a half bullet train ride from Tokyo, Karuizawa is a popular site for both foreigners and Japanese. In fact, it is known to be one of the most popular locations for Japanese to spend their vacations. This is because Karuizawa has a rather colder climate. Many escape the heat and take the time to relax in the perfect summer weather. In the winter, people enjoy the snow by playing winter sports.

Sites and Activities

Both locals and tourists are entertained by the several sites and activities held in Karuizawa. One can spend a day, shopping, walking in nature, or simply relaxing in the hotels and ryokans. There are also many museums that share the widest range of art that one can imagine. The small events held by local organisations create an opportunity for the community to interact with neighbours and visitors.

Karuizawa and its Beauty

Karuizawa is known as an exceptionally beautiful town. The first reason is the greenery that surrounds every direction of the town. The Asama mountains, thick pine forests, and the tress that line the sides of roads and houses. The town is filled with beautiful nature that makes one’s mind calm and relaxed. Karuizawa also has a great mixture of antiqueness and modernness. The town preserves it history and architecture while adding the newest stylish infrastructures. The final reason Karuizawa is so beautiful is because of the love that people have for this town. Local citizens, japanese visitors, foreign tourists. Everybody loves this town. And a town with love is always clean, organised and releases a natural glow.

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