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Sendai
Sendai
Located 300 kilometers north of Tokyo, Sendai is the capital of Miyagi Prefecture of Honshu Island and the largest economic and cultural center in the northeastern part of Honshu Island. Sendai is known for its many universities and academic cities, and various universities and research institutes in the city have made significant contributions to the development of cutting-edge technology industries. Lu Xun studied at the Northeastern University Medical College, which has the Lu Xun Monument. Sendai is also a cultural city. In addition to traditional activities such as the Tanabata Festival, activities such as the Dingzen Temple Street Jazz Festival, dramas, and celebrations of the Sendai Light Festival are also popular.
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Sendai Castle
4.3/5
101 Reviews
City | ​​landmark
Sendai Castle is located on Aobayama Mountain in Aoba-ku, Sendai City, and was established by Yida Masahiro. In front of the main ruins of Sendai Castle, there is a bronze statue of a fully armed horse riding of Ida Masamune. It is very mighty. There is also a beautiful scenery of Aobayama Park next to the Sendai Castle. Since there are not many high-rise buildings in Sendai City, you can see the scenery of the whole city on the top of the mountain.
Tohoku university
4.4/5
50 Reviews
School
Tohoku University is one of the best national universities in Japan. The Sendai Medical College where Mr. Lu Xun studied was the predecessor of the Tohoku University Medical Department. There is a stone statue of Mr. Lu Xun in the campus and there is also an exhibition room in the historical library to commemorate Lu Xun. The whole school has a very quiet atmosphere. The teaching buildings are simple and the campus environment is beautiful.
Zuihoden
4.3/5
66 Reviews
Zuihoden, a spiritual temple, is dedicated to the famous singular dragon martial artist Ida Zhengzong. On July 10, 1945, at the end of the Pacific War, Sendai was greatly damaged by the US Air Force's strategic critical strike and Zuihoden was also burned and destroyed. At the same time, the Senxiang Hall of the second generation of the loyalists of the loyalty to the loyalists and the sacred temple of the third generation of the main sects were also burnt and destroyed at the same time. Zuihoden was again rebuilt in 1979. Before construction, the remains of the Yi Dazheng Zong and the funerary objects were discovered in the excavation survey.
Sendai Anpanman Children's Museum
4.4/5
34 Reviews
The Sendai Anpanman Children's Museum is very popular among children. The first floor is the shopping area and the second floor is the main body of the museum. The glass curtain building houses a variety of houses and scenes in the Anpanman animation, as well as a theater for children to watch cartoons, and of course there are more dolls and anime products. After strolling, you can go to the food street full of Anpanman food and the Jam Grandpa Bakery, where you can taste the unique edamame bread.

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Sendai Weather

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Oct 27, 2020
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Oct 28, 2020
10°
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Oct 29, 2020
7°
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Oct 30, 2020
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Oct 27, 2020 Sendai Weather:Mostly Clear, Northeasterly Wind:0-10 kph, Humidity:84%, Sunrise/Sunset:05:58/16:43
Sendai Driving:Suitable, Running:Suitable, Cycling:Suitable

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Here are the best places to visit in Sendai, including: Sendai Anpanman Children's Museum, Sendai Mediatheque, Zuihoden, Tsutsujigaoka Park, Sendai Asaichi Morning Market.
From Haneda Airport, take the monorail to Tokyo Station and change to the Shinkansen to reach Sendai.

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