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Meet Japan’s ‘Ama’: Female Free Divers in Toba, Mie Prefecture

Come and discover Japan’s legendary female ‘ama’ free divers. Find out in this article how you can get the chance to meet these amazing women!

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How to Be a Shinto Miko (Shrine Maiden) for a Day in Japan

Try a unique Japan activity by dressing up as a miko (shrine maiden) as you learn more about their customs and duties directly from a Shinto priest!

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Exploring Jiufen, Yehliu and Shifen: A Day Tour from Taipei, Taiwan

Discover Northern Taiwan’s famous attractions: Yehliu, Shifen & Jiufen with this amazing day tour trip from the capital city of Taipei!

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How to Rent a Japanese Kimono for a Day in Asakusa, Tokyo

Looking for a unique activity in Japan? Renting a kimono and strolling around in it for a day is something that you should NOT miss — here’s how!

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Korea’s JSA & DMZ Tour: Explore the World’s Most Heavily Guarded Border

Get a glimpse of North Korea with a JSA & DMZ Tour, a Seoul day trip exploring the Demilitarized Zone, the world’s most heavily-guarded border!

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Exploring Nami Island, Petite France & More: A Day Tour from Seoul, South Korea

Discover Gapyeong, Gyeonggi’s famous attractions: Nami Island, Petite France, Garden of Morning Calm & Gangchon Rail Bike with this day tour from Seoul!

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How to Rent a Traditional ‘Hanbok’ for a Day in Seoul, South Korea

Looking for a unique activity in South Korea? Doing a hanbok rental and strolling around in it for a day is something that you should NOT miss — here’s how!

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Discover the Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama in Japan

Looking for the best travel guide that will lead you to Japan’s stunning UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Shirakawa-go & Gokayama? Come & read this!

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Making Unique ‘Sampuru’ in Japan’s Fake Food Capital: Gujo Hachiman!

Discover the famous craft and make your own ‘sampuru’ or food replica in Japan’s fake food capital: Gujo in Gifu Prefecture!

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Taiko Drumming at Sado Island, Home of World-Famous Kodo (Japan)

Experiencing hands-on the unique traditional Japanese drum, ‘taiko’, at Sado Island in Niigata from members of the world-famous Japanese taiko group: Kodo!

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