Originally, it was thought the kanzashi’s long single pin could ward off evil spirits. There’s even a theory that the pins could be used in self-defence
The first is sunrise ... if the mists clear.
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The cutest van, onsen everywhere and amenities set up for holidaymakers on wheels, make this an unmissable experience.
The queues are long and it's not easy to navigate, but you can appreciate it's an architectural wonder.
You no longer need to be crazy to combine two of the world's finest ski experiences in the same trip.
Great seat, but the business class food doesn't live up to the airline's reputation.
With its excellent service, spacious cabins, slightly wider seats and low aircraft noise.