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Gangi Street

Joetsu, Niigata Prefecture
+81 25-523-2169
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Step along in history

Walking along the snow strewn streets this system of covered walkways proved its value. Walking... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
Tony P
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Melbourne, Australia
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brings back memories

“Gangi-zukuri” is an arcade-type structure that covers the sidewalk, and is used especially in... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
Hoegaarden987
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  • Excellent5%
  • Very good23%
  • Average61%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
18 Sep 2017
“brings back memories”
14 Feb 2018
“Step along in history”
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Joetsu, Niigata Prefecture
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+81 25-523-2169
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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Walking along the snow strewn streets this system of covered walkways proved its value. Walking past properties one was always not quite sure which were private homes and which were businesses. With hidden gems such as a local second-hand (opportunity) shop which we stumbled across...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

“Gangi-zukuri” is an arcade-type structure that covers the sidewalk, and is used especially in regions that have heavy snowfall to secure passage for pedestrians during winter. Takada is especially well known for their Gangi, and I had a chance to wander around the Gangi machi...More

1  Thank Hoegaarden987
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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