Rambling Around Secluded Yanbaru

Journeys in Japan

28m 00s
Broadcast on April 25, 2023 Available until March 31, 2025

Yanbaru is an area in the north of Okinawa Prefecture's main island. Covered by subtropical evergreen forest, it is home to a diverse range of native species and a unique ecosystem. In 2021, it was listed as a UNESCO Natural World Heritage site. In this journey, a father-daughter pair visits villages scattered across Yanbaru and meet locals who share a strong bond with their land.

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