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Kochi Prefecture 高知県

日本語で読むために、ここを押して下さい。 Kochi Prefecture Location: Kochi City, Kochi Duration:2 days Impressions of the Trip: Kochi is a tiny prefecture on the smallest of Japan’s main islands, Shikoku. It is one of Japan’s more remote and hard to get to prefectures. Locals … Continue reading

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Kagawa Prefecture– 香川県

日本語で読むために、ここを押して下さい。 Location: Naoshima and Teshima, Kagawa, Shikoku Duration: 3 days Dates: November 24-27, 2012 Impressions of the Trip: Kagawa, the smallest of Japan’s 47 prefectures, is also home to some of the country’s most amazing beauty and the worlds’s coolest … Continue reading

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Kyoto 京都

日本語で読むために、ここを押して下さい。 Kyoto-fu Location: Kameoka, 25 minutes by train from Kyoto City Hosts: Masayuki-san and Yuuko-san of Yagisan Nouen Duration: One day Impressions of the Trip: Before visiting Yagi-San farm in Kameoka, just 25minutes by train from the city of Kyoto, … Continue reading

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Kanagawa Prefecture- 神奈川県

日本語で読むために、ここを押して下さい。 Location: Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture Date: June 24, 2012 The culture of farming is so interwoven with the fabric of daily life in Japan that it is easy to not appreciate it. While running some errands in the Honmoku neighborhood … Continue reading

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Tokyo 東京都

Tokyo, Japan 日本語で読むために、ここを押して下さい。 Trip details: Date: May 24, 2012 Special Thanks to: Pasona Inc.  Impressions: Because we at 47 Japanese Farms are always planning and thinking about our upcoming rural adventures, it is easy to forget that in our own … Continue reading

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Toyama Prefecture- 富山県

日本語で読むために、ここを押して下さい Trip Information: Location: Rural areas surrounding Toyama City and Oyabe, Toyama Prefecture Venue:We did a three day farm stay at Doyuunou Farm in the mountains outside Toyama City, and a one day field trip out to Oyabe to check … Continue reading

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“47 Flicks” Niigata Prefecture Movie– “47映画ーー新潟県”

As promised, here is our second “47 Flicks” feature, a short glimpse of our trip to Niigata City and Sado Island. Please let us know what you think! 次は「47日本の映画」の2番目の短かい映画です。今回の新潟市と佐渡島への旅行についての話ですが、みて、コメントをして下さい!  

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Niigata Prefecture- 新潟県

日本語で読むために、ここを押して下さい  Niigata Prefecture 新潟県 Location: Niigata City, Niigata and various locations on Sado Island, Niigata Prefecture     Hosts:Several     Duration of Stay: 3 days, 2 nights. March 18-20, 2012     Impressions of the Trip: Along with about … Continue reading

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