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Yuushien 2019 Illumination Front

Yuushien Garden's End of the Year Illumination Event 2019 (1 ...

Yuushien Garden is known for its all-year-round blooming peonies, healthy Korean ginseng, and wonderful Japane…

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2019 Yasugi Kiyomizu-dera Temple Lantern Festival (10/26 & 2 ...

Yasugi Kiyomizu-dera Temple Lantern Festival is a light-up event taking place at Yasugi Kiyomizu-dera Temple i…

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Matsue Water Lantern Festival

2019 Matsue Water Lantern Festival (9/21-10/31)

Light up the Castle Town of Matsue Matsue Water Lantern Festival (Matsue Suitoro) is a light-up event taking p…

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Kuniga Coast

Kuniga Coast Walking Trail

(Written by Cleo Wong, CIR in Nishinoshima Town) The Kuniga Coast Walking Trail is one of the most popular tra…

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Mount Takuhi Walking Trail

(Written by Cleo Wong, CIR in Nishinoshima Town) The Mount Takuhi Walking Trail starts at the car park and tak…

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Cycling Adventure on Nakanoshima Island

(Written by Izabela Raczynska, CIR from Okinoshima Town) Let’s say you are visiting Oki Islands. You alr…

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Bringing Kansai Closer to Shimane

Fuji Dream Airlines will be introducing a new route to Izumo Airport! For a limited time, the new route will c…

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Umi Kagura Character

2019 UMI KAGURA (9/15)

The gorgeous costumes, the rhythmical sounds of Japanese instruments, and the dynamic movements all come toget…

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Typhoon No. 10 "Krosa"

[FORECAST ADVISORY] Typhoon No. 10 "Krosa"

【Forecast Advisory】Typhoon Krosa (Typhoon No. 10) 2019.8.16 10:00 *latest update* The very large Typhoon Krosa…

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