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Address: Kagawa-gun, Naoshima-cho 761-3110, Kagawa Prefecture
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Naoshima

a place for the art lovers and those who are into architecture. It's awesome appreciating both arts and nature.You will also enjoy the sea view and the houses turned into art... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Manila, Philippines
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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

a place for the art lovers and those who are into architecture. It's awesome appreciating both arts and nature.You will also enjoy the sea view and the houses turned into art spaces.

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Japan has a lot to offer, and one of these places is Naoshima. The museum island is beautiful, with interesting museums and art all around, all accessible by foot, bike or bus. Start out early, and you will get through the main attractions in one day! Comes highly recommended!

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Tel-Aviv
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Together with other islands sround (ee also saw beautiful Teshita - like 30 minutes on boat). Its a small island with a lot to see. Its sn adventure islsnd in ehich one finds art creations everywhere. Thst takes you to a different experience. Not thst everything was to out taste. It can never happen. But the experiece of moving from... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A bit of an adventure to get there but well worth it if you appreciate art. Once you arrive you can take either the passenger boat or ferry. They use the same ticket but the ferry is far more frequent. If you plan to rent a bike then this is important. Take the ferry to Miyanoura and then ride to... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When a Unique place is worth the All trip! Naoshima is breath taking, the whole island is worth visiting and with it the other Seto islands. DO NOT MISS it

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Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely scenery and really different and interesting art work. Whole island is a work of art. Quiet and beautiful.

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is worth getting the ferry from Takamatsu to visit the island of Naoshima; the place is beautiful and the art works spread around the island are a joy. You can get there from Uno as well (from the North) but if you are in Takamatsu you will be approaching from the South. Allow plenty of time to get the... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

I visited Naoshima during the Setouchi Triennale and found it delightful. Although the art works attracted many people, once I was away from them it was very quiet and peaceful. I walk halfway around the island. This was very manageable. The roads were quiet and I felt safe everywhere. I must add the Autumn weather was beautiful and set of... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

Things you need to know (that I wish someone had told me before we made the trip from Okayama by train then car/passenger ferry from Uno to Miyanoura) 1. Purchase your ferry ticket just before you board. Don't get distracted by all the random signs. 2. the island itself is not very picturesque. The houses & infrastructure are unattractive with... More 

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Boston
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

If you're a modern art lover, or just love exploring arty places, Naoshima is a great destination. It's far off the beaten path and yet it's a gathering place for international arty types from all over. I'd say it takes probably two full days to see everything, maybe three if you are the type who lingers over art (and you... More 

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