Where to Buy Your Knives and Swords Near Tokyo
The historic kurazukuri district of Kawagoe, a short train ride north of Tokyo, is home to dozens of artisan shops, including Machikan, which has been making and selling knives and swords for generations. While in town, try the famous sweet-potato candy.
By Derk Richardson, AFAR Staff
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