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Cherry Blossom Viewing in Japan

Cherry Blossom Viewing in Japan

If you are spending your holidays in April, Japan is a great choice as the much-awaited cherry blossom viewing season is at its peak. Cherry blossom festivals in Japan are a feast for the senses. Here you will get to experience exquisite tea ceremonies, watch traditional Japanese dance or music performance, and sample delicious Japanese foods while viewing the delicate white and pink blossoms. It is the time of the year when Japan’s time-honored culture and traditions are celebrated best.Locally…

Wakakusa Yamayaki Festival of Nara in Japan

Wakakusa Yamayaki Festival of Nara in Japan

Aside from being a former capital of Japan during the 8th Century, the city of Nara has been known for its historic monuments that have been recognized as UNESCO World Heritage Sites as well as its preservation of old-fashioned customs that still exist today.One of its famous traditional festivals comes in every January 14. The Wakakusa Yamayaki welcomes spring by burning the city’s 342-meter hill. Its origins have been shrouded in mystery. Some say that the festival began as a land dispute betw…

Travel Facts About Japan

Travel Facts About Japan

Traveling is something that people do to rest, relax and release stress. When traveling, one of the places that people often visit is Japan. Japan is a beautiful country. However, foreigners’ impression on this country is that it is laden with a hypersexed culture. This is probably due to the prevalence of anime pornography in this country, as well as the thriving prostitution industry that it has. Facts about Japan:Enjo Kosai, a form of dating where occasional sexual favors are performed on old…

Things To Do in Tokyo

Things To Do in Tokyo

Japan’s capital is really not that expensive as many people might perceive. In fact, there are a lot of exciting things that you can experience in Tokyo if you know where to go and what to do. Here are some great travel suggestions that you should not miss when traveling to Tokyo.Expect to do a lot of walking Wear comfortable shoes and socks. Tokyo has an incredible transport network consisting of subways, trains, monorails, buses, and taxis. However, once they get you to a station, the best wa…