Most viewed - Shirakawa-go 白川郷
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Shirakawa-go 白川郷593 views
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Bird's eye view of Shirakawa-go from Ogimachi Castle ruins.461 views
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Shirakawa-go 白川郷366 views
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Close-up of Ogimachi269 views
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Mihoro Dam, made only of rocks and clay. 131 meters high, 405 meters long.172 views
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The thatched roof is replaced every 30 years. Every spring, 6 or 7 thatched roofs are replaced in Shirakawa-go.166 views
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Manhole in Shirakawa-go.156 views
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Photo gallery148 views
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Rethatching a small storehouse.147 views
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It costs several million yen and a small army of workers to replace the thatch. The cost is subsidized by the town, prefecture, and national government.142 views
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Restaurant139 views
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Gassho-zukuri Minka-en outdoor museum139 views
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Dam reservoir135 views
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Shokawa River133 views
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Deai Bridge crossing the Shokawa River.128 views
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Cooling system126 views
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Entrance to the Gassho-zukuri Minka-en outdoor museum.120 views
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Tourist Info Office near the bus stop.115 views
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Shirakawa Village Office115 views
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Tourist Information Office113 views
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Gassho-zukuri minka houses slated for destruction were moved to this outdoor museum and saved.113 views
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Deai Bridge109 views
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Thatch repair work.107 views
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Gassho-zukuri Minka-en outdoor museum107 views
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Tourist Information Office in the center of town.105 views
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Fire hydrant98 views
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Restroom behind the Tourist Information Office95 views
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Parking lot along the main road through the village.92 views
 
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