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A treasure trove of difficult kanji station names that even Japanese can't read! How about going to Arashiyama by a retro Randen?

Keifuku Electric Railroad, called "Randen (Randen)" is a retro streetcar that runs through traditional Kyoto-like streets.

It is also known as a treasure trove of obfuscated kanji station names such as "Uzumasa" "Katabiranotsuji" "Kurumazaki-jinja Shrine" and "Sai".

How about enjoying the travel time until you arrive at Arashiyama by the station name guessing quiz?

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