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Address: Takamatsu, Kagawa Prefecture

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Best small island in Japan? Probably.

Ogijima is beautiful, fun, quiet. It has great art, wonderful landscape (be it the village itself or the views of the Seto Inland Sea) and above all, some of the nicest people I... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 11, 2015
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Takamatsu, Japan
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Takamatsu, Japan
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Ogijima is beautiful, fun, quiet. It has great art, wonderful landscape (be it the village itself or the views of the Seto Inland Sea) and above all, some of the nicest people I have ever met. If you visit only one island in the area, it should be Ogijima.

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Delray Beach, Florida
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436 reviews 436 reviews
260 attraction reviews
298 helpful votes 298 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 via mobile

Just 35 minutes by ferry from the pier in Takamatsu, this tiny island might well be in the middle of the Pacific. I walked on a paved pathway to visit the interesting granite lighthouse. Even though there was a wire fence across the road/path it was not locked. The hilly town is most charming with high stone walls forming canyons... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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20 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

been here for the setouchi triennale, oct 2013. simply beautiful. beautiful settings, beautiful art pieces. dleicious narrow streets and the view is great!

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Kyoto, Japan
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147 reviews 147 reviews
81 attraction reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

This charming little island with the narrowest streets and friendly people is one of my favorite places in Japan. We arrived on Dec 31st, most things were closed but it was still worth just strolling around - the atmosphere is enchanting. a must.

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