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Visit these 2 ’Celestial’ Fortresses in Japan

Have you ever seen a fortress shaped like a star? There are two known citadels or fortresses with this form in Japan. There is one in Hakodate, Hokkaido (northern Japan) and one in Saku, Nagano (central Japan). This kind of fortress is also called a ‘trace Italienne’ or ‘bastion fort’ in the West; in Japan,…
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Six Miraculous Spots Where You will Be Transported to the Days of Samurais and Ninjas

One of Japan’s biggest charms is the fact that modern buildings stand side by side traditional structures. Allow us to introduce 6 spots of Japan’s most traditional and scenic. Shirakawa-gou(Gifu)   View this post on Instagram   . 👏🏻👏🏻 Congratulations あなたにおめでとう👏🏻👏🏻 . Featured Artist: 💫@3_tana_ 💫 . Location: #japan🇯🇵 . Presented by Lana 🌺 @lanarados…