ANIMAL ATTRACTIONS

Churami Aquarium in Okinawa

ANIMAL ATTRACTIONS

Do you like watching animals? Wish you could live underwater? Why not take a visit to one of Japan’s many animal attractions? We’ve written about a number of zoos, aquariums and animal parks so you’ll know which ones to visit. Perhaps you’d like to check out the Capybara Onsen while in Izu? Or does the impressive Osaka Aquarium take your fancy? Read on to find out.

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