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Autumn Nikko for Bento?

Autumn Colors Japanese Countryside Nikko Tochigi

While Nikko is best known for Nikko Tosho-gu, the ornate, UNESCO-recognized resting place of Tokugawa Ieyasu, it's also replete with mountains, hiking trails and waterfalls, including the 75-meter (246-ft) Kirifuri Falls pictured above.

Traveling roughly two hours from Tokyo to Tochigi Prefecture, Little Miss Bento's Shirley Wong drew inspiration from this particular Nikko trip to design a delightful autumn-themed bento. Check out the bento here, then read the rest of her trip below!

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