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Kurashiki 倉敷市Pictures of Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture.
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Old Town 美観地区


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Kurashiki's most famous and picturesque part of town.

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Seto Ohashi Bridge 瀬戸大橋


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The longest road/rail bridge in the world was completed in 1988, the first bridge to link Honshu and Shikoku. These pictures were taken in 1986 during construction.

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Other Sights


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Other sights include Kurashiki Tivoli Park, an amusement park modeled after Tivoli Gardens in Denmark, complete with the little mermaid.

7 files, last one added on Dec 11, 2006
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Okayama city 岡山市Pictures of Okayama city, the capital city of Okayama Prefecture.
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Okayama Castle 岡山城


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Nicknamed the "Raven Castle" (Karasu-jo) due to its black exterior, it is a contrast with the "White Heron" Himeji Castle in neighboring Hyogo Prefecture. The castle is adjacent to Korakuen Garden.

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Korakuen Garden 後楽園


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Adjacent to Okayama Castle, Korakuen is one of Japan's three most famous gardens along with Kairakuen in Mito, Ibaraki and Kenrokuen in Kanazawa, Ishikawa. Korakuen was completed in 1700 after 14 years of construction.

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