Creepy or cool? Village of life-sized dolls in Nagoro, Japan
news.com.au -- Jun 21
Hidden in a remote area of Japan is a village where the number of life-sized dolls outweigh the human population.

The mysterious Nagoro village in the Iya Valley is little-known and untouched. It's situated on Shikoku Island, the smallest of Japan's four main islands.

Nagoro is home to just 51 people, and over 150 dolls that resemble former residents. Each doll represents a person who has moved away or died.

The dolls are created by local woman Mizuki Ayona using straw, rags and old clothes, and are lined up around the town. One doll is placed in the abandoned school, after its last student died.

News source: news.com.au
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