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By Chris Pleasance for MailOnline. Japanese authorities have told tourists to stop vandalising their sand dunes for Instagram photos. In January a foreign couple were forced to clean up a message which said 'Happy Birthday Natalie' in 16ft-high letters on one of the tallest dunes. Officials in Tottori prefecture are warning tourists not to write in the sand dunes, after a foreign couple were forced to clear away a message that said 'Happy Birthday Natalie' in January.