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The Most Dynamic Whirlpools in the World! Where In Japan Can You Find Them?

The Naruto no Uzushio(鳴門の渦潮), also known as the Naruto whirlpools, are located under the Onaruto Bridge. Passing through the Naruto Strait, from the Awaji Island toward the town of Tokushima, you’ll notice the Naruto whirlpool beneath the bridge. Background Author’s photo It is the fastest tidal current in Japan and the fourth fastest in the…

Biei, Hokkaido: Diamond in the Rough

Hidden deep in the town of Biei, Aoiike is a lake which is blue in color. Due to the natural minerals that dissolved in the water with the reflection of the sunlight, the water of the lake looks blue, or sometimes green depending on the weather and the amount of sunlight. There are some drying…