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Experience “the Land of the Rising Sun,” where tradition meets modernity. The skyline features high-rise buildings, ancient temples and snow-capped mountains.
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Weather in Japan: 4 Seasons.
Mar-May: Spring / Cherry Blossom
Jun-July: Summer / Rainy season
Local Currency: Japanese Yen
Time Difference: 2 Hrs Ahead (GMT +6) + Daylight savings
Major Languages: Japanese
Major Religion: Shinto, Buddhism
Most Popular Attractions:
Kinkaku-ji golden temple, Kyoto
Fushimi Inari / Torii Gates
Tokyo Imperial Palace
High Season:: Apr, May, Aug
Popular Events & Festivals in Japan:
Cherry Blossom Season
Plum Blossom Season
Travel Diaries, Experiences, Tips
By Christa Yeo – Omotenashi: Japanese for service and hospitality Google Translate could only tell me so much about this word. But to really know it took a night’s stay in a Hakone ryokan. Indulging in a reputable ryokan is …