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A Guide to Zamami Island and the Michelin-Starred Beach

Besides Tokashiki Island (渡嘉敷島), Zamami Island (座間味島) is probably the next most-visited island among the islands in Kerama Island National Park (慶良間諸島国立公園). Why? Because one of the beaches on Zamami Island was given a two-star rating by Michelin Green Guide Japan! In addition to the Kerama-Blue colored beaches where sea turtles linger, Zamami Island is …

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A Guide to Kōsenji – Kusatsu Onsen’s Guardian Temple

A religious spot you have to visit when you are in Kusatsu Onsen is Kōsenji Temple (光泉寺). Even if you aren’t interested in visiting a temple, you can get a wide view of Kusatsu Onsen’s township from the temple’s gate atop the staircases behind the communal bathhouse, Shirahata no Yu (白旗の湯)!