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Off the beaten track

This site in Sakai used to have more than 100 burial mounds (kofun in Japanese). Now there are 46... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Sia65
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Singapore, Singapore
Nintoku-tenno-ryo Kofun

Visited a couple of mounted burial place (kofun) within the area that make the ensamble of... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
fr4nc1sc4
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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22 Jul 2018
“Off the beaten track”
16 Jun 2018
“Nintoku-tenno-ryo Kofun”
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Reviewed 22 July 2018

This site in Sakai used to have more than 100 burial mounds (kofun in Japanese). Now there are 46 left. The biggest being the keyhole-shaped Nintoku-Tenno-Ryo Kofun. Although you can’t see the shape from ground level when you visit the site, you can still get...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

Visited a couple of mounted burial place (kofun) within the area that make the ensamble of Mozu-Furuichi Kofungun, Ancient Tumulus Clusters. A tentative site in the Unesco's World Heritage Sites. Not too much to see since people cannot really enter. So after a long walk...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Japanese people want to visit the pyramids in Egypt, but do not visit their own "pyramids". If you are a little bit historical interested this is a very interesting place. Besides the tumulus there is also an excellent museum explaining everything in detail. I have...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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