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CYCLE AROUND JAPAN - Okinawa: The Tropical Yaeyama Islands

A cycle trip around Japan’s most southerly island chain, the Yaeyama islands. You’ll see a completely unique island culture. And be charmed by the warmth of the islanders’ welcome.

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A Cycle Around Japan: A Journey from TomioKa to Nikko

A Cycle Around Japan with Michael Rice in a 260km ride from Tomioka to Nikko!

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Cycle around Japan : Riding with the wind in Toyama

This time we visit Toyama Prefecture in the Hokuriku region. Toyama is about 2 hours from Tokyo by Hokuriku Shinkansen. Bordered by the Sea of Japan to the north and the 3,000-meter Tateyama mountains to the south, this has been a fertile and prosperous area since ancient times. 88 more words



Ogimachi (荻町) is the largest village and main attraction of Shirakawa-go. Declared a UNESCO world heritage site in 1995, the village is home to several dozen well preserved gassho-zukuri farmhouses, some of which are more than 250 years old. 51 more words

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Cycle around Japan : From Tokyo to Izu-Oshima

Starting from Tokyo we journey to the popular towns of Yokohama, Kamakura and Hakone. Our final destination will be Izu-Oshima, a volcanic island under the administration of Tokyo. 97 more words


Cycle Around Japan : A journey through Noto Peninsula

In this episode of CYCLE AROUND JAPAN by NHK, we will take you to a spring journey of Noto Peninsula. The Noto Peninsula makes up the northern half of Ishikawa Prefecture, extending about 100 kilometers into the Sea of Japan. 79 more words


Cycle Around Japan : A Journey through Boso Peninsula

In this new episode of CYCLE AROUND JAPAN by NHK, we will recommend a journey that you may start cycling as soon as you arrived at Japan. 163 more words