Once off the radar (literally), the fairly secluded Okunoshima 大久野島, otherwise known as Usaghishimaうさぎ島 or Bunny Island, first gained Internet fame in 2014 when a video of a tourist swarmed by dozens of hungry, feral rabbits went viral.
Since then, the island has become synonymous with these cuddly, gentle beings, and a must-visit for rabbit lovers. But before you pack your bags and head for this underrated paradise, here are six things you should know about Okunoshima before you go:
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- Exploring Naoshima and Teshima, Setouchi’s Art Islands
- Apron Cafe @ Honmura Art Village, Naoshima
- Eating Hiroshima Style Tsukemen @ Bakundan-ya Honten