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The online magazine HIGHLIGHTING JAPAN

“HIGHLIGHTING Japan” is an official monthly online magazine to promote understanding of Japan for the people around the world, with variety of themes.

もっと知りたい、伝えたい。日本の’今’をアップデート ~ オンライン・マガジン HIGHLIGHTING JAPAN

#162 November 2021The Charms of Japan’s Islands

Cover November 2021

Japan is exceptional even among island nations for its large number of islands. Many of the islands are characterized by their rich biodiversity and unique culture, and some have been inscribed as UNESCO World Heritage sites for these reasons. In this month’s issue, we take a look at some of the beautiful and diverse islands of Japan.