The lighthouse and momument at the end of Cape Suwazaki in Yawatahama. The signs say, "Don't climb over the railing". You should follow that adivce. (Photo: Rod Walters)

Cape Suwazaki in Yawatahama

A beautiful peninsula with its own campsite

Anonymous   - 1 min read

Cape Suwazaki is a beautiful peninsula that juts out into the Uwa Sea near Yawatahama. With forest paths, abundant wildlife, spectacular views, and places to swim in the sea, it’s a great place to unwind. It also has its own little campsite with simple but adequate facilities. It’s conveniently close to Yawatahama ferry terminal with sea links to Kyushu.


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I was born in Bristol, England, and I came to Japan in 1991 … which means I’ve lived half my life in this island nation on the other side of the world. The theme of my career in Japan has been communication. I started as an English teacher, and moved into translation as I learned Japanese....