In the north of the prefecture, you’ll find one of Japan’s three great waterfalls, Fukuroda Falls, and near the middle lays Kairaku-en, one of Japan’s three great gardens that is well known for its plum blossoms, cherry blossoms, and autumn leaves. There is also beauty of a natural sort to be savored here, at destinations like Mount Tsukuba and Hitachi Seaside Park.

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