Japan’s modernization-related heritage

  1. Kandachime at Shiriyazaki Cape.

    Kandachime Horses at Cape Shiriya in Aomori

    The "Kandachime horses" are unique to Higashidori Village and are now protected as a Prefectural Natural Treasure of Aomori.

  2. Honen-in

    Tranquil Sites in Eastern Kyoto

    Honen-in is said to have originated from a humble thatched hut where Honen practiced nembutsu with his disciples.