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Journeys in Japan

Description

This travel series from Japan International Broadcasting provides a look at the many unique places to visit in Japan. English-speaking visitors explore Japan's cultural and historical sites, meet with locals and offer travel insights for destinations that are off the beaten path. Episodes feature the Yatsugatake Mountains; Tomonoura in Hiroshima Prefecture; Mihonoseki, on the eastern cape of the Shimane Peninsula; and the Ise-Shima area of Mie Prefecture, the venue for the 42nd G7 summit.

Upcoming Episodes

  • Fukuoka: A City of Two Faces

    The cultures of Fukuoka in southern Japan include spinning top performances and yabusame, the art of mounted archery. (30 minutes)

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  • Passage of Time: Lake Towada in Autumn

    Exploring the nature around Lake Towada, part of a national park on the border of Aomori and Akita prefectures; old copper mines; unique 20th century architecture. (30 minutes)

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