Shiga’s Koka Area

Donny Kimball faces off against a ninja on a trick art mural in Shiga Prefecture’s Koka area
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Welcome back to another installment of my in-depth area guide series. As always, we’ll be diving deep to ensure that you’re properly equipped to venture off the beaten path without incident. Today we’ll be looking at the rustic and rather remote Koka region (which is sometimes rendered as “Koga” in English). This southernmost section of Shiga Prefecture is rich with…



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