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Japan


Japan is a country composed of 5 main islands and thousands of small islands. Famous for its modern cities, traditions, and beautiful natural landscapes, the country is one of the most visited in Asia. The capital, Tokyo, is the largest metropolis in the world and impresses with its state-of-the-art skyscrapers like Tokyo Skytree, but also

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Things to do and see - Japan

Visit Japan’s capital city and explore its diverse districts
Tokyo
 
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Explore Buddhist temples, imperial palaces, and wooden houses
Kyoto
 
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Enter Osaka Castle and Sumiyoshi-taisha, an old Shinto shrine
Osaka
 
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Reflect at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park
Hiroshima
 
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Go inside Todai-ji, a wooden temple with a 15m-high Buddha statue
Nara
 
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Take in breathtaking views of Mount Fuji from Lake Kawaguchi
Mount Fuji
 
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Do winter sports in ski resorts like Rusutsu, Furano and Niseko
Hokkaido
 
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Relax in a spa resort home to more than 2,000 hot springs
Beppu
 
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View a fine example of classical Japanese castle architecture
Himeji Castle
 
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Witness a significant ancient Buddhist temple in Tokyo
Sensō-ji
 
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See an important Shinto shrine famous for its vermilion torii gates
Fushimi Inari Taisha
 
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FAQ - Japan

What is the literal Japanese translation of Japan's original name?
What are the 5 main islands of the Japanese archipelago?
What does "Otaku" mean?
When did the first manga appear in Japan?

Events - Japan

February
National Foundation Day
National Foundation Day Japan is a symbolic and historical celebration that honors the legendary establishment of Japan and its imperial family. It is a day of reflection and respect for the country's cultural heritage and traditions. On this day, various ceremonies and events take place to recognize the significance of Japan's roots and its enduring identity as a nation. It is a time for the Japanese people to express their national pride and unity, embracing the country's ancient history and looking forward to its future.
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December
Birthday of Emperor Akihito
Emperor Akihito, the former Emperor of Japan, celebrates his birthday on December 23rd. The occasion is a national holiday known as "The Emperor's Birthday" or "Tennō Tanjōbi" in Japanese. It is a time when the Japanese people show their respect and appreciation for the Emperor and his contributions to the nation.
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