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Address: Kinomotocho, Kumano, Mie Prefecture
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The world heritage site/Oni ga Jo

It was listed in the world heritage site as the part of "Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the Kii Mountain Range". It is a vast quay of the tufa that the big and small sea... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 June 2016
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Brussels, Belgium
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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

It was listed in the world heritage site as the part of "Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the Kii Mountain Range". It is a vast quay of the tufa that the big and small sea caves sharpened for the raging waves of Kumano-nada lasts approximately 1.2km. When we stand here, we feel the prodigies of nature. You can park... More 

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Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Onigajo rocks is an interesting formation that has been a local attraction for many years. Unfortunately, some of the older areas have been fenced off due to deterioration, and have been closed off rather than renewed. Still, it's a good place to see the power of nature at work.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

came across this place while driving from nachi katsuura to Ise. decided to turn in to take a look and was surprised at this work of nature. quite a bit of area the explore but worth the effort. the cliffs are great for photos. the shop at the parking area is packed with really nice stuffs too.

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Ichinomiya, Japan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016

This are is said to be the base for a local navy or pirate, depending on how you see them. Rock formation eroded by sea wave is interesting. You can walk around to explore the area.

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Tokyo, Japan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016

I had not heard of this place before going there. I am definitely happy we stopped, however. Seeing the rocks that have been gouged out by the waves was very interesting. I think it would be especially interesting for children who are learning about erosion and how water changes the earth's surface. It is not worth making a special trip... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2014 via mobile

It may not be a big attraction but still worth a visit plus, it is free. Also, the rest station was pretty unique and there is a nice Italian style cafe to rest and take a good view of the area. Good

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