The Lighthouses of Shimane

25m 00s
Broadcast on February 22, 2023 Available until February 22, 2024

Shimane Prefecture has 26 lighthouses on 1,000 kilometers of coastline. They include Izumo Hinomisaki Lighthouse, the tallest lighthouse in Japan; Mihonoseki Lighthouse, chosen as one of the world's top 100 lighthouses for its beauty and historical value; and Saigo-Misaki Lighthouse, which still uses the first Fresnel lens manufactured in Japan. Capturing their varying moods in beautiful and dramatic drone shots, this program highlights the deep affection local residents feel for them.

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