Dennis A. Amith

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The One about Otsuki, Japan

Located in eastern Yamanishi prefecture is the city of Otsuki (nearly 50 miles away from Tokyo). Once a heavily settled area during the time of the Jomon Period (12,000 BC), the city of Otsuki has a rich tradition of 80 Jomon sites. But the area wouldn’t be known as Otsuki until 1933 and was considered a town.  Only until 1954 did Otsuki receive city status and now has a population of over 25,200 people. The […]