Built or owned by Japanese
Outside the boundaries of Japan and its territories.
|Baekje Historic Areas||Mireuksa Temple Pagoda, in 1914 the Japanese government supported it with a concrete backing.|
|Bikini Atoll||"In the early 1900's the Japanese began to administer the Marshall Islands.... The Bikini islanders' life of harmony drew to an abrupt close when the Japanese decided to build and maintain a watchtower on their island to guard against an American invasion of the Marshalls."|
|Central Highlands||the big Japanese Peace Pagoda at the foot of Adam's Peak, Central Highlands of Sri Lanka|
|Changdeokgung Palace Complex||In 1920 The Japanese regime destroyed parts of the complex and a Japanese building was constructed in the palace courtyard.|
|Hoi An||Japanese bridge|
|Kandy||Golden Roof of Temple of Tooth|
|Kinabalu Park||Kinabalu Park's Poring Hot Spring Garden was discovered and developed by Japanese Army during WWII for their recreation.|
|Lushan National Park||Japanese villa|
|Macao||St. Paul: "The ruins now consist of the southern stone façade .. intricately carved between 1620 and 1627 by Japanese Christians in exile from their homeland" (Wiki)|
|Melaka and George Town||GeorgeTown, Penang had little Japanese community officially since 1915 along Cintra Road which locals called the Little Japan Street|
|Rock Islands||Japanese military ship wrecks from WWII|
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