Islands and Villages | dot architects in Umaki

Islands and Villages | dot architects in Umaki

Sometimes, global art tourism works effectively to turn the tide of a shrinking society. Though the tide may have different meanings to different stakeholders, it can quickly affect change before a consensus is made. For instance, “ART SETOUCHI”, one of the first initiatives in Japan for regenerating rural areas with an international art event, has been instrumental in increasing immigrants

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The Islands Where the Japanese Empire was Born (and Died)

The Islands Where the Japanese Empire was Born (and Died)

Can you walk up a little bit, yep? You know why don’t we just go to the beach and film the intro there? I feel like it’s better on the island to have some like beautiful footage rather than starting where we end. Sounds good, lets go Here. Welcome to the Ogasawara Island chain you may know it as Peel

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Tsushima – Beautiful island in Nagasaki Prefecture

Tsushima – Beautiful island in Nagasaki Prefecture

Hello, it’s Chien Chien from Feel Fukuoka I’m here at the domestic terminal of Fukuoka Airport From here you can easily go to many islands in the Kyushu area I’ll show you around Tsushima Island in Nagasaki Prefecture, one of the Japanese Islands located between Kyushu and the Korean Peninsula For me, it’s the first time going there, so I’m

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Tokyo’s Secret Island Paradise | AOGASHIMA ★ ONLY in JAPAN

Tokyo’s Secret Island Paradise | AOGASHIMA ★ ONLY in JAPAN

ONLY in JAPAN I’m in Tokyo. Yes this really is Tokyo. It’s about 360 kilometers away from the city center and I’m on this tropical island in the middle the Pacific for an entire week. There’s lots of things to see and do here, but the thing I love the most about this island is the view. Yeah. Welcome to

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Dokdo, Beautiful Island of Korea

Dokdo, Beautiful Island of Korea

Dokdo, a peaceful island of Korea in the East Sea… It harbors deep scars from a painful past. In 1904, driven by imperialist ambitions, Japan waged war against Russia. The following year, Japan illegally incorporated Dokdo as an outpost for keeping watch over Russian naval fleets, calling it a “terra nullius”, or “no man’s land.” This illegal incorporation was executed

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Island of Bunnies and Poison – Ōkunoshima documentary

Island of Bunnies and Poison – Ōkunoshima documentary

We’re in Okunoshima, an island where rabbits outnumber the people. It’s known as the Rabbit Island of Japan. But if we take a closer look at Okunoshima, we’ll see there’s more to it than just the rabbits. Over 80,000 people were intentionally exposed. I think it’s probably the most creepy structure on the island. A storage facility for poison gas.

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UNC to militarily involve Japan when contingency arises in peninsula: Report

UNC to militarily involve Japan when contingency arises in peninsula: Report

the us-led United Nations command is reportedly seeking to include Japan in the States that would be involved militarily if an armed conflict broke out on the Korean Peninsula South Korean media cited multiple government sources Thursday as saying the US has been seeking to increase UNC’s role in the region using troops and equipment from UNC’s rear base in

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Nanzenin temple and gardens, Kyoto, Japan travel video

Nanzenin temple and gardens, Kyoto, Japan travel video

Nanzen-Ji is a vast complex with numerous subtemples, gardens and shrines sprawling up the hillside, including another pebble garden, hiking trails, waterfalls and a mountain glen. Nanzen-ji was bestowed the title of “First Temple of the Land” and is considered by many to be the most famous and important Zen Temple in the world. It’s designated a UNESCO World Heritage

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AN ISLAND FULL OF CATS!? | Visiting Cat Island In Japan! – Tashirojima

AN ISLAND FULL OF CATS!? | Visiting Cat Island In Japan! – Tashirojima

*rough meow* He kinda has an ugly voice, huh? Yea? You’re just such a ugly voice *Meow* Hrmm.. yes.. hrmm.. yes.. *rough meow* Ya? Argg Today, Yuka and I are visiting.. Cat Island! Uh, we were kinda excited to visit this place because Uh, we like cats I’m pretty sure the whole internet likes cats Well yah, it’s a pretty

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The NEWEST islands on Earth (Geography Now!)

The NEWEST islands on Earth (Geography Now!)

Hey everybody, hope you’re having a great holiday season and New Year’s is coming up Oh very quickly we have Geography Now! t-shirts. You can get these now. They’re really cool We also have Geography Now! coffee mugs you can get them look at that they come with the artwork and everything the logo for The first time yeah, we

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