Japan; a Beautiful Country

Perfect vacation for relaxation

General Information

Japan is located in both the Northern and Eastern hemispheres, east of Korea.

The currency of Japan is the yen (¥). One yen equals 0.0085 of a United States dollar.

The Japanese language is used in the area. However, most residents are fluent in English as well.

Climate Conditions

The best time to visit Japan is in April, because that is the time the cherry blossoms, or Sakura, are in full bloom and the temperature is generally very mild during this time.

Japan has moderate to chilly winters, ranging from 0 degrees Celsius, to 9 degrees Celsius. Summers can get up to 40 degrees Celsius.

Popular Attractions

Dining in Japan

Japan is home to some of the most delicate, delicious tastes in the world. Japanese food consists mostly of seafood, rice, vegetables, tofu or bean curd, and egg. Sushi combines many of these elements in an easy to eat, bite sized roll.
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Local Traditions

Japan hosts annual Cherry Blossom festival every spring, celebrating the coming of spring.