Scenic Japan from the Water

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Items of Interest

                       
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  • Koyasan, Danjo Garan

    [Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites]

    Koyasan is the center of Shingon Buddhism, an important Buddhist sect which was introduced to Japan about 1200 years ago by Kobo Daishi. Danjo Garan is one of the two most sacred sites in Koyasan.

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  • Miike Coal Mine Manda Pit

    [Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites]

    Miyanohara and Manda Pits were the main pits of Miike Colliery in the early twentieth century.

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  • Miike Coal Railway

    [Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites]

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  • Miike Port

    [Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites]

    The distinctive "hummingbird" form and design of the Miike Port was, and remains, a massive landform reaching out into the tidal channel of the eastern Ariake Sea.

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  • Itsukushima Shrine

    [,Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites,Nature & Scenery]

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  • five-storey pagoda

    [,Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites,Nature & Scenery]

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  • Itsukushima Shrine

    [,Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites,Nature & Scenery]

    corridor

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  • Itsukushima Shrine

    [,World Heritage Sites,Nature & Scenery]

    The chief shrine of about 500 Itsukushima shrines that are found all over Japan. A World Heritage site. 

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  • Itsukushima Shrine

    [,Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites,Nature & Scenery]

    The three deities of Itsukushima Shrine were born when Amaterasu Ōmikami (goddess of the sun) and her brother Susanoo-no-mikoto made a pledge on the Celestial Plain, using a jewel and a sword. 

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  • Mt. Fuji and the Bay Promenade

    [,Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites,Nature & Scenery]

    Mt.Fuji that has been snowed from autumn to spring can be watched over Shimizu port.

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  • Mt. Fuji and Suruga Bay Ferry

    [,World Heritage Sites,Nature & Scenery,Hot Springs,Cherry Blossoms]

    Mt.Fuji that has been snowed from autumn to spring can be watched over Suruga Bay.

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  • Glover Garden

    [,World Heritage Sites]

    Glover Gaden - there is former glover house inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage Site List.

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  • Gunkan-jima

    [,World Heritage Sites]

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  • Gunkan-jima

    [,World Heritage Sites]

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  • "Neo Kanko-maru"

    [,World Heritage Sites]

    William III of the Netherlands gave this ship to the 13th Shogun Tokugawa Iesada. This is the restore of the first wooden steamship in Japan.

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  • Gunkanjima

    [,World Heritage Sites]

    "Gunkanjima" is a popular name of Hashima, an isolated island floating on the sea about 19 km southwest from Nagasaki Port.

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  • Marbella 3

    [,World Heritage Sites]

    the cruise ship of around and landing GUNKAJIMA.

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  • Mt. FUJI

    [Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites,Nature & Scenery]

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  • Starry sky observation

    [Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites,Nature & Scenery]

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  • Jinny Beach

    [Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites,Sports & Outdoor Activities,Nature & Scenery]

    Beach at the most south westerly end of Chichijima. No overland routes. Access to shore by boat or kayak only.

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  • Chichijima Jinny beach seen from the Minamijima

    [Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites,Sports & Outdoor Activities,Nature & Scenery]

    The route is defined, is required accompanied by guide. (During certain periods there are restrictions on number of visitors to the island or closures.)

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  • Sunrise

    [Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites,Nature & Scenery]

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  • Chihiroiwa (Heart rock)

    [Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites,Sports & Outdoor Activities,Nature & Scenery]

    Chichijima in the south, the cliff that faces the Mulberry Bay. When viewed from the sea side has red rock is referred to as the alias heart rock to look to the heart-shaped.

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  • Coral reefs

    [Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites,Nature & Scenery]

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  • Kominato Beach

    [Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites,Sports & Outdoor Activities,Nature & Scenery]

    Kominato Beach seen from Nakayama Pass.

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  • Jinny Beach

    [Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites,Sports & Outdoor Activities,Nature & Scenery]

    Beach at the most south westerly end of Chichijima. No overland routes. Access to shore by boat or kayak only.

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  • Omura Beach

    [Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites,Sports & Outdoor Activities,Nature & Scenery]

    A coral dust beach adjacent to Futami Bay in Omura Area.The east side consists of a terraced seawall.With many rest facilities on the beach,it is a popular place for swimming and relaxing.

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  • Ogiura Beach

    [Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites,Sports & Outdoor Activities,Nature & Scenery]

    On Ogasawara there are few beaches where you can swim in bare feet.

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  • Mt. Asahiyama

    [Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites,Sports & Outdoor Activities,Nature & Scenery]

    The shading of color of Futami Bay which can be seen from this point is beautiful.

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  • Sunset

    [Famous/Historical Spots,World Heritage Sites,Nature & Scenery]

    A fantastic light show begins as the western sky turns red at sunset.

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