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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

  • Iga: Keeping the Ninja Tradition Alive

    Modern-day ninjas keep the ancient tradition alive in Iga, in the northwest of Japan's Mie Prefecture. (30 minutes)

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  • Hieizan: Mother Mountain of Eternal Prayer

    Hieizan (Mount Hiei), one of the most sacred Buddhist sites in Japan, rises high to the northeast of Kyoto, on the border between Kyoto and Shiga Prefectures. (30 minutes)

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