Japan’s men-only island gets UNESCO heritage tag

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  •   July 31, 2017
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Japan’s men-only island gets UNESCO heritage tag

N0 women allowed; landmass manned by Shin to priest 

A men-only island in Japan where women are banned and male Visitors must bathe naked in the sea before visiting its shrine, has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage site. 

The tiny landmass of Okinoshima is permanently manned by a Shinto priest who prays to the island’s goddess, in a tradition that has been kept up for centuries. 

N0 women allowed; landmass manned by Shin to priest  A men-only