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Some of you may have heard of the name of large cities such as Tokyo and Kyoto in Japan, but how many of you know our region, Hokuriku? It was ruled by a feudal lord …
Some of you may have heard of the name of large cities such as Tokyo and Kyoto in Japan, but …
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Vincent Urban offers a compilation of strong moments saw during a 3-week journey in Japan. An immersion in the culture between landscapes and urban scenes. This film is a collection of audiovisual moments and memories …
Vincent Urban offers a compilation of strong moments saw during a 3-week journey in Japan. An immersion in the culture …
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I travel back and forth between Japan and the United States, mostly Tokyo and New York and a few other American cities, several times a year. The contrast is jarring. Arriving in the US can …
I travel back and forth between Japan and the United States, mostly Tokyo and New York and a few other …
The Land of the Rising Sun was calling me, and I answered. Finally.A long-time travel dream had finally turned into a reality – and in my case, that dream place was literally on the other …
The Land of the Rising Sun was calling me, and I answered. Finally.A long-time travel dream had finally turned …
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Hokkaido, the large island at Japan’s northern end, is home to populations of adorable little critters that can’t be found anywhere else in Japan.  Ezo momonga is a type of flying squirrel. …
Hokkaido, the large island at Japan’s northern end, is home to populations of adorable little critters that can’t …
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Since my very first time in Tokyo, I literally fell in love with this eclectic city: tradition, technology, alienation, food and pop culture. All of the facets of this “diamond” called Tokyo harmoniously coexist together. …
Since my very first time in Tokyo, I literally fell in love with this eclectic city: tradition, technology, alienation, food …
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The Perfect Temple for Cat Lovers! Manekineko , “the beckoning cat”, is a Japanese popular lucky charm which people believe to bring a luck to its owner. Gotokuji Temple,located in Tokyo, is known as the …
The Perfect Temple for Cat Lovers! Manekineko , “the beckoning cat”, is a Japanese popular lucky charm which people believe to …
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The reddest is the hottest. Check out the hidden temple in Kyoto burning hot this autumn! Anri-an(厭離庵) is located in Arashiyama area in western Kyoto. The temple is usually close for public all year around …
The reddest is the hottest. Check out the hidden temple in Kyoto burning hot this autumn! Anri-an(厭離庵) is located in …
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Nightscape expert and coordinator Motoo Marumaru brings us the top 30 nightscape locations from across Japan. From city/industrial lights to castles, these are some of the most beautiful nightscapes you’ll see in Japan. $$!ad_…
Nightscape expert and coordinator Motoo Marumaru brings us the top 30 nightscape locations from across Japan. From city/industrial lights to …
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New findings show that ancient Japan might have been a civilization that was more cosmopolitan than previously thought. Fresh evidence indicates that 1,000 years ago a Persian official worked in Nara, which was the former capital …
New findings show that ancient Japan might have been a civilization that was more cosmopolitan than previously thought. Fresh evidence …
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