Yamaguchi's historical masterpiece protected by an unlikely hero.
The inspiration behind the villain’s hideout in the 2012 Bond film Skyfall, Gunkanjima is an eerie time capsule of Japan’s industrial age.
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Ise is the original pilgrim's playground; home to Japan's holiest shrine.
See it with your own eyes at Kinkaku-ji Temple.
Walk in darkness on a path to this “secret Buddha” and (maybe) find enlightenment.
Making stripping worthwhile since 110 A.D.
Oodles of noodles in this colorful Iwate city.
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Inspiring gardens and autumn madness at Kyoto’s oldest Zen temple.
Ancient hot springs and geisha entertainment