Saturday, February 14, 2009


There is a small city named the Shimada city in Shizuoka Prefecture.

In this city, there is an old bridge with the Guinness record.

The bridge is old in wooden. And, the total length is long. It is a record.

The name of the bridge is Hoh-Lai-Bashi.
The distance from shimada station to the bridge is a little long.
It is the best for a moderate stroll.
It might be a distance of five minutes if going by taxi from the station.
Money is necessary for crossing this bridge. The ticket can be gotten by paying 100 yen. Time from the arrival at the station to the round trip in the bridge is one hour.
Afterwards, going to the museum of Shimada city is better.

In the museum, customs in Edo period have been exhibited before Japan opens a port in the world.

The town is preserved too.

The Shimada city is a sober sightseeing spot.
It never suffers an invasion of tourists.

It is possible to stroll quietly whenever it goes.

The ticket of the museum is 300 yen. It is possible to enter to Mitsuhiro Un-no's print memorial with the same ticket.
Mitsuhiro Un-no was a graphic artist that had the talent that born in Shizuoka City.
After it stops over in the Shimada city, You can go to Shizuoka City for staying.

Or, Hamamatsu City.
The Shimada city is a small city in the middle of Hamamatsu and Shizuoka.