Blog Posts

Welcome to the Oku Japan blog, full of our latest news and interesting information on Japan.
As someone interested in looking beyond what was found in most guidebooks, I was particularly drawn to Shikoku.

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While walking in Japan, you’ll likely spot small stone statues shaped like children or depictions of Buddha. These may seem like mischievous forest sprites, but their real identity tells a different story.

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