Dan and Paddy's Bucket List - Kyushu, Japan
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Paddy Doherty and Daniel Coll, who are active in the British/Irish media, visited the island of Kyushu in southwestern Japan for about a month during September 2019. There, they met many people and experienced various things in each region. We hope that our viewers who are not yet familiar with Kyushu will learn about this island through this program and eventually come to visit and see the unique localities themselves.
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