"MOMOTARO!! (PEACH BOY)" Top 5 Page for this destination Okayama by heywinks

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okayama is famous for MOMO (peaches). there is a japanese tale about a boy named MOMOTARO who grew from inside a peach. he was found by an elderly couple who raised him. they lived in a village that was one day attacked by a demon devil. MOMOTARO decided to go and kill this demon devil. the story continues describing the adventure MOMOTARO goes on to kill this demon devil and the friends he makes along the way.

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  • Jim_Eliason's Profile Photo
    Oct 1, 2008 at 8:02 PM

    Great tips!

  • dlandt's Profile Photo
    Jun 26, 2008 at 12:45 PM

    Are there Germans in the park? I'm looking for a getaway from tokushima just after New Year's. Deutsche Village on Shikoku had no Germans, though I emptied my wallet buying good beer

  • urban4est's Profile Photo
    Nov 15, 2004 at 3:51 PM

    Do you know why Goemonburo has that name? Goemon was a highwayman on the Tokaido. When he was caught he was boiled to death in a large kettle. I never actually saw one, prefer rotenburo.

  • Jul 11, 2004 at 11:49 PM

    The international villas sound so interesting! I'll have to look into staying at one when I visit Japan.

  • dinhyen's Profile Photo
    Jul 11, 2003 at 4:57 PM

    So did Peach Boy kill the demon devil? And maybe find love along the way? I hope it has a happy ending. Hmm, hidden toilets, that's quite a surprise all right :)

  • martin_nl's Profile Photo
    Jan 8, 2003 at 4:39 AM

    Hattoji Villa sounds like a great accomodation to explore the area :-)

  • Jan 6, 2003 at 6:09 AM

    I love japan also, Kyoyo, Nara..needs lots of journeys. Thanks


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