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Getting the wind up

The serried mountain ridges of Tokushima prefecture are among the highest in Japan, some peaks just shy of 2,000 meters. A network of vertiginous roads with more hairpins than a salon challenge pilgrims journeying between the island’s 88 shrines. The area is laced with boulder-strewn rivers so clear one can see discarded drink cans on […]

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