Fri, 18 Aug 2017 12:00:06 GMT

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Climbing Japan's Mt Fuji once in your life is a wise decision — as is eating at a Michelin starred restaurant
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... and being immersed in day to day life, this time I was revelling in the best Japan has to offer from a tourist's perspective — experiences I had not found the time for while living in the “inaka”, or Japanese hinterland. Climbing Mt Fuji could not ...

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 01:34:00 GMT

Yamamura's innovative works may be anime's future
The Japan News
The 53-year-old is also the first person to win the grand prize at the four major international animation festivals — in Hiroshima, Ottawa, Zagreb and Annecy, France — with either “Atama yama” or “Kafka Inaka Isha” (Franz Kafka's a Country Doctor).

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 23:38:31 GMT

Southland's largest bog home to recently discovered fish species
"It shows great diversity with three sub-types of vegetation- sphagnum moss, wirerush inaka bog and red tussock wirerush. "It also supports a nationally threatened critically vulnerable species of fish, Gollum galaxias, with this little fish, closely ...