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“The Suicide Forest” – How Aokigahara Earned Its Nickname?!

Japan is known as one of the safest places on earth but did you know that a notoriously common site for suicide can also be found? A dense forest known as Aokigahara is a popular tourist destination due to its large number of icy caverns. It lies at the northwest base of Mt. Fuji and…

Aokigahara: The Forest Grown on Mt. Fuji’s Lava

Aokigahara is a famous forest which spreads around the northern foot of the iconic Mount Fuji. This deep forest is known as the “sea of trees” or Aokigahara-jukai. The trees cover over 3,000 hectares of land and the forest is deep. It reaches from the west coast of Lake Sai to the eastern shores of…

The 4 Creepiest Places In Japan

No one will argue that Japan is a wonderland. There are lively cities, countless forms of entertainment, majestic landscapes and undeniably beautiful castles and temples. Yet this country, like any other, is filled with creepy places you might want to visit. 1. Nara Dreamland View this post on Instagram Awkward pose, abandoned castle. #naradreamland #abandonedplaces…