Entries Tagged as 'Ishigaki Island'

火曜日, 1月 15th, 2013

Ishigaki Triathlon tournament

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Ishigaki Triathlon tournament

Athletes from all over the world gathering at Ishigaki Triathlon tournament
The Ishigaki Triathlon tournament is held every spring. About 1500 domestic and foreign participants swim in the beautiful ocean, bike through the nature, and run through the cities.
In the division of serious athletes, it is one of the ITU Triathlon World Cup hosted by the [...]

火曜日, 1月 8th, 2013

Ishigaki Island~ City with the traditional culture and an untouched nature

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Ishigaki Island~ City with the traditional culture and an untouched nature

Ishigaki is a long, slender island located southern west of Japan. There are Yaeyama Islands in the southern and western edges of Ishigaki. They are composed of islands such as Yonaguni and Taketomi, and some inhabited ones. It is surrounded by coral reefs and tropical plants that give an image of the treasure of [...]