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How to Get to Koshimizu-cho, Eastern Hokkaido

Sponsored by Koshimizu Tourism Association Koshimizu-cho (小清水町 ) is a small town of approximately 5,000 people in Okhotsk sub-prefecture, eastern Hokkaido. The area is renowned for its scenery, wildlife and vast quantities of birds that use the town’s lake, Lake Tofutsu, as a stop off point during migration. As…
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Where to Stay in Koshimizu-cho, Eastern Hokkaido

Sponsored by Koshimizu Tourism Association Tucked away along the Sea of Okhotsk in eastern Hokkaido is the perfect rural escape for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers. This is the small coastal town of Koshimizu-cho (小清水町), renowned as a bird-watching mecca for migratory summer and winter birds.  You may…
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Exploring Nature and the Autumn Colours of Koshimizu-cho, Eastern Hokkaido

Sponsored by Koshimizu Tourism Association Autumn in Hokkaido? Why wouldn’t you!?   The first place that koyo (autumn colours) hits Japan is in the northernmost prefecture, Hokkaido. I was able to experience just a fraction of Hokkaido’s autumnal charm by exploring the small town of Koshimizu-cho (小清水町),…
Aso Kuju national park in Rita prefecture, Kyushu, Japan.
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Aso Kuju National Park: Stunning Nature around Yamanami Highway

Sponsored by Tourism Oita   Rolling hills, luscious greenery and fresh air are just a few of the pleasures to be enjoyed at Aso Kuju National Park, a national park in Oita and Kumamoto prefectures spanning over 720m². I had the pleasure of exploring three of the most incredible spots here: Kuju…
Harajiri waterfalls in Oita prefecture, Kyushu, Japan.
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Discover the Archetypal Japanese Landscape and Majestic Waterfall in Oita

Sponsored by Tourism Oita   Oita Prefecture in Kyushu Region is commonly known as the “onsen prefecture” of Japan with famous hot spring towns like Beppu and Yufuin. But did you know there are other natural delights nestled within this volcanic area? One of which is Harajiri Falls (Harajiri no…
Futago-ji temple at Kunisaki peninsula, Oita prefecture, Japan.
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Celebrating 1300 Years of History of Rokugo Manzan at Kunisaki Peninsula

Sponsored by Tourism Oita Kunisaki Peninsula (国東半島) is a beautiful rural area centred around Mount Futago in northern Oita Prefecture. Here, a 1300 history of Buddhism and Shintoism and mountain worship moulded Kunisaki Peninsula into an ancient training place for those seeking spiritual enlightenment. The combination of these beliefs have created a local culture, unique to the area,…