A selection of 10 mysterious sceneries, representative for Japan

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  • In Japan, beside modern buildings, is also preserved a wonderful nature
    Among these, we introduce you 10 fascinating places with particular beauties
    You have to visit these places!

    Shirakomanoike(Nagano)

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    It is known as a place for Momiji event (watching autumn leaves)
    It is an impressive landscape with a lake which seems to be form another world; a native forest, centuries old, on which moss which spears out like a carpet, making the passing time.

    Japanese notation:白駒の池
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    Mifuneyamarakuen(Saga)

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    The Japanese garden made in 1854
    A landscape with about 200,000 azaleas in full bloom spread out like a carpet

    Japanese notation:御船山楽園
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    Kawachifujien(Fukuoka)

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    It is already known worldwide as one of the 10 wonderful places on the Earth
    The most notable place is a tunnel made of two types of wisteria arbors (80m and 220m) and wisteria flowers
    In the flowering time, from the moment you enter this place, you get overwhelmed by 22 types of magnificent wisteria flowers in full bloom

    Japanese notation:河内藤園
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    Kouriohashi(Okinawa)

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    A unique landscape seen when you cross a 2km bridge above a very clear sea
    Because this bridge has been opened, many tourists come one after another here in great numbers

    Japanese notation:古宇利大橋
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    Unkai terrace(Hokkaido)

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    You can see right in front of your eyes clouds spreading below just like a sea of clouds

    Japanese notation:トマムの雲海テラス
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    Nabegataki(Kumamoto)

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    You can go around a wonderful waterfall until you reach behind it. You can admire not only this strange waterfall, but you can also see green trees and the sunlight filtering through, a healing view

    Japanese notation:鍋ヶ滝
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    Tanadanosato(Kyoto)

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    Beautiful terraced rice fields spread, the original landscape of Japan
    This Japanese beech forest surrounds terraced rice paddies and shows a wonderful diffrent face from season to season. It is a place visited by many photographers charmed by the wonderful snow country landscapes

    Japanese notation:棚田の里
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    Tsunoshimaoohashi(山口)

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    This is the longest bridge in Japan, famous for the white sandy beach and the emerald green sea landscapes; it is also used for many Japanese commercials

    Japanese notation:角島大橋
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    Itsukushima shrine(hiroshima)

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    It has been also chosen among the 3 most beautiful landscapes of Japan
    Wooden buildings are lined up inside a sea gulf. This is a famous and wonderful Shito shrine, unusual even for Japan.

    Japanese notation:厳島神社
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    Kinchakuda(Saitama)

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    As the fall gets near, 1,000,000 red-spider lilies in full bloom paint this place in deep crimson as far as the eye can see
    During spring you can also see pretty rape blossoms!

    Japanese notation:巾着田
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    Reference:retrip.jp/