Atami


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Atami

(ätä`mē), city (1990 pop. 47,291), Shizuoka prefecture, central Honshu, Japan. It is a major resort, famed for its scenery and its hot springs. Atami was once the site of a geyser which, according to tradition, wrought destruction until moved by Buddhist prayers. After an earthquake in 1923 the geyser stopped erupting. Well-known sites include the Atami Tropical Garden and the Atami Art Museum.
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Japanese School Girl Ninja" is about a pair of Japanese high school girls chasing each other in a parkour-like stunt against the backdrop of the central Pacific town of Atami.
Bullet trains ran slower than usual between Tokyo's Shinagawa Station and Atami in Shizuoka Prefecture from the beginning of the day's service on the Tokaido Shinkansen Line, according to Central Japan Railway Co.
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The Yokohama District Public Prosecutors Office and the Securities and Exchange Surveillance Commission searched the company and the home of the former company chief, Kazuo Iwata, 73, of Atami, Shizuoka Prefecture, the same day.
Atami, a Pacific coast resort southwest of the metropolis, has attracted many men this year who are armed with their iPhones and Nintendo DS consoles, ready to spend some quality time with their virtual girlfriends that are brought to life using augmented reality (AR) software.
Kazuo Shii, leader of the Japanese Communist Party, told a press conference in Atami, Shizuoka Prefecture, ''It is unforgivable for him to take such a nonchalant attitude without explaining the case.
Former Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshitada Konoike stepped down from the post Wednesday, citing ''health problems'' after a weekly magazine was released the same day with an article and photos revealing his extramarital affair with a woman and reporting that he used the free pass for the trip to Atami, Shizuoka Prefecture.
Immediately following this visit, Dr Woudt attended the workshop on "Scientific results from the IRSF" in Atami (JP) from 22-24 August.
Atami teaches Luka the discipline of martial arts and trains him spiritually and physically.
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TEPCO) restarted power Friday to Hatsushima Island after mending an undersea cable which it said was deliberately cut in the sea off the hot-spa resort of Atami, Shizuoka Prefecture, TEPCO said.