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Japan aka the Land of the Rising Sun is a country made up of over 6800 islands. This archipelago is also home to over 100 active volcanoes formed along the Pacific Ring of Fire. These dramatic conical formations serve as the backbone to Japan's astonishing beauty. Combining the cultural influences of Asia, Europe and North America, Japan's must sees include 20 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Mount Fuji, cherry blossoms in season, Himeji Castle, the Hiroshima Peace Memorial, sumo wrestling and baseball which is almost as popular as sumo! Let our knowledgeable Travel Insiders show you Japan.

Noriko Townsend

Japan, Thailand, Vietnam


Architecture, Fashion, Foodie, Festivals, Hiking, Museums


Born and reared in Northern Japan for the first 20 years of my life, I continue...

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Yoshie Hlaca

Japan, Alaska and B.C. Cruises


Architecture, Yoga, Cooking, Festivals, Museums, Music


To truly understand a place as diverse and unique as Japan, you need nothing short of...

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