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Yakumo Koizumi Old House in Kumamoto

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For Fans of Lafcadio Hearne

This is a small but well put together tribute "museum" to a man who introduced the world as well as... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2015
Catbird28
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Los Angeles, California
Love it

Koizumi's (aka Lafcadio Hearn) old house is only about a 10 minute walk from my house so I was... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Oyaji090
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Fukuoka, Japan
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11 Oct 2017
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18 Nov 2015
“For Fans of Lafcadio Hearne”
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2-6 Anseimachi, Kumamoto 860-0801, Kumamoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Koizumi's (aka Lafcadio Hearn) old house is only about a 10 minute walk from my house so I was eager to go see it. Luckily the house had just been fully reopened after it was damaged in last years earthquake. Anyway, it was great to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 19 November 2015

This is a small but well put together tribute "museum" to a man who introduced the world as well as the people of Japan to their rich folktale/folklore tradition. He travelled throughout the country collecting stories as well as writing accounts of his observations in...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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