One of the many great castles in Japan. Matsumoto is easily accessible from Tokyo. There's great Soba there too.
Mount Fuji - 1000 Yen View
Fuji-san is extremely shy. You can camp out around it for four days without ever seeing it. This was taken on the fifth.
Ainokura - Hidden Village at Shirakawago
Shirakawago, nestled in the alps of Honshu, is one of its most visited tourist spots thanks to its Gassho-zukuri houses. The namesake village is where the busloads of tourists go, so it's better to head to one of the other smaller villages.