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Yakushima - World Natural Heritage Site

It is 20 years since Yakushima was registered as a World Natural Heritage site. Our reporter traveling to Yakushima is Peter Skov, a Canadian photographer living in Japan for 12 years now.



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Journeys In Japan

Mountain guide, Cveto Podlogar, enjoys the beauty of rock climbing on Ogawayama and the creature comforts of glamping. On this program, get to know the real Japan and discover useful travel tips.

  • 2017-02-19T05:30:00-08:00
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Nara

Let's make a short trip to the castle town Kawagoe of Saitama pref. from Tokyo! We get to see preparations for the elaborate Kawagoe Festival, in which some of Japan's biggest floats are paraded.



  • 2017-02-22T22:30:00-08:00
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  • 2017-02-23T04:30:00-08:00
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  • 2017-02-23T10:30:00-08:00
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On this program, two families explore a winter playground in Niseko (Japan's international resort in Hokkaido), as well as experience traditional food, music and a night in a snow hut.

  • 2017-02-25T05:30:00-08:00
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  • 2017-02-26T05:30:00-08:00
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Tottori

English-speaking visitors travel the length of Japan, exploring the local culture, meeting the people and offering travel hints.Canadian photographer Peter Scov experiences winter hiking in Yakushima.

  • 2017-03-01T22:30:00-08:00
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  • 2017-03-02T04:30:00-08:00
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  • 2017-03-02T10:30:00-08:00
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Kit Pancoast Nagamura explores the bountiful seafood from the deep waters of Suruga Bay. On this program, get to know the real Japan and discover useful travel tips.

  • 2017-03-04T05:30:00-08:00
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  • 2017-03-05T05:30:00-08:00
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Journeys In Japan

In the pottery town of Tokoname, Estella Mak meets the artisans who are keeping tradition alive. On this program, get to know the real Japan and discover useful travel tips.

  • 2017-03-11T05:30:00-08:00
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  • 2017-03-12T06:30:00-07:00
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Journeys In Japan

  • 2017-03-18T06:30:00-07:00
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  • 2017-03-19T06:30:00-07:00
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