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University, famous shrine team up to kick-start medical tourism to Japan

University, famous shrine team up to kick-start medical tourism to Japan

NIKKO, Tochigi — A top-class medical university and a shrine designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site are teaming up to establish an organization promoting “medical tourism” geared toward wealthy Chinese tourists and other foreign visitors. Dokkyo Medical University’s Nikko Medical Center — which along with Nikko Toshogu, a shrine dedicated to the founder of […]

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Nikko Showcases World Heritage In Free Walking Tours

Nikko Showcases World Heritage In Free Walking Tours

Nikko Showcases World Heritage In Free Walking Tours Friday, 29 January 2010 The entry to Nikko’s Futarasan Jinja (shrine) Hall housing three Buddha statues at Rinnoji (temple) Nikko’s Taiyuin Yashamon temple Shinkyusha sacred building at Toshogu (shrine) Nikko City – located less than two hours northeast of Tokyo and famous for its World Heritage listed […]

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