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    Sea of Japan Coast

    by kenmerk Written Mar 19, 2003

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    If you ever get the chance, be sure to see the other side of Japan. The West coast is quite scenic and a different world from the mega urban sprawl of Kansai and Kanto...

    Somewhere along the West Coast circa 1992...
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    The harbor of Kobe

    by janchan Updated Feb 27, 2003

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    The harbor of Kobe in the night. In summer that is a very nice place, with many locals, bars and entertainment !

    Kobe harbor
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    • Architecture

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    Himeiji Castle

    by kenmerk Written Jan 21, 2003

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    Visit Himeiji Castle in April and enjoy a traditional Japanese castle surrounded by Cherry Blossoms...

    Sakura Ga Mankai

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    Street fight!!!We were mad...

    by ribafish Written Sep 8, 2002

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    Street fight!!!
    We were mad about the traditional food that doesn't look like the Croatian traditional. And low-alcohool beer...

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    Foto of me on Lake Ashi at...

    by AndreasK Written Sep 7, 2002

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    Foto of me on Lake Ashi at Hakone. The lake is a crater lake formed by volcanic ativity 4000 years ago.

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    More forests

    by bkathryn Written Sep 7, 2002

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    Naturally, we also got to see some forests. This is a stand of sugi (Cryptomeria japonica), I believe. Researchers have been measuring them progressively over the years.

    Sugi (Cryptomeria japonica)

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    Just to do such a walk is off...

    by cosmopolit Written Aug 26, 2002

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    Just to do such a walk is off the beaten track in Japan.
    Please check out my travelogue as it gives a much better idea.

    Nakasendo trail

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    People in Japan have some very...

    by moremaga Written Aug 25, 2002

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    People in Japan have some very unique rides. This thing's pimpin! (Where's BA Baracus and the Japanese A-team?)

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  • Ukai-Toriyama ('Bird...

    by ChelleT Written Aug 24, 2002

    Ukai-Toriyama ('Bird Mountain') provides a glimpse of ancient Samurai days in Japan. This restored historic village is about an hour west of Tokyo by train.

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