Japan Shirakawa-go

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Shirakawa-go is one of the most famous landmarks in Japan. The traditional gassho-zukuri farmhouses are very iconic and some are over 250 years old. The building were made to withstand the heavy snow that can be found in the mountainous region. Shirakawa-go is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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