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Cape Hirakubozaki, Ishigaki
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Situated on a vast pastureland where farm life blossoms, Cape Hirakubozaki offers plenty of space for relaxed exploration. Roam the surrounding hills where you can sit down, take a break, and have a picnic. If you arrive at the cape via car (preferably with four-wheel drive), take the dirt roads to uncover pristine parts of nature where people rarely venture. Thanks to the abundant tame animal life here, you can observe and interact with passing horses and cows, or go fishing in the bountiful sea. The area usually gets very busy during the day, so expect scarce free parking spaces. If here at the end of the day, head to the solitary white lighthouse at the tip for expansive views of the setting sun. Using our world travel planner, Ishigaki attractions like Cape Hirakubozaki can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • For the first time went to Ishigaki Island is the fourth time, but far from the city. Because small rock near the lighthouse, he could climb, climb up there and see views of the lighthouse on the opposite side from the top, good Vantage. There is a sense of satisfaction that I go to the northernmost point in the map.
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  • It was the best weather. It was considered slightly sightless rarely (000 Island) also. It was heaven to be like great. And hometown, voice dogs and cats that love must, shall be made.
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  • At the northern end of the Ishigaki Island, is a distant city because the modest. Lighthouse is also good. I think if while you're using the Akashi restaurant can afford time to stretch your legs, or you may visit.
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