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About Japan

Japan is an island nation located in the Pacific Ocean in East Asia. Japan is referred to as the "Land of the Rising Sun" and is known for its technology, traditions as samurai, sumo, geisha and ninja’s, its architecture, temples and food like sushi. High season runs from March till June and from September till November.

Where To Go

Japan’s most popular cities to visit are: Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka, Fukuoka, Sapporo, Hiroshima, Nagoya, Hakone, Naha, Takayama, Hakuba, Kobe, Nara, Yokohama, Nikko, Sendai, Nagasaki, Kanazawa, Narita, Kumamoto, Hakodate, Beppu, Matsumoto, Kusatsu and Matsuyama.

Things To Do

The most popular things to do in Japan are: see its Traditional Performing Art of Kabuki at the National Theater and the Meiji Shrine in Tokyo, visit Kyoto’s ancient sites, attend a Sumo Championship Match, spend a night in a Manga-kissa and visit the Bunraku Gekijo Theater in Osaka and explore the Himeji Castle in Himeji.


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