There are a few places I completely fall in love with when I’m traveling.
Paris was one of them. Kamakura happens to be another.
This charming town southwest of Tokyo — home to just 174,000 people — has everything you could want: a local train, friendly neighbors, scenic walks, cool breezes and a beach with surf.
It’s close enough to the bright lights of Ginza, the shopping in Roppongi, and the nightlife in Shibuya. But it’s far enough away that you don’t feel like you’re in a big city, you’re not stressed, you can breathe.
Here’s why I fell so hard for this little town:
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