A contrast of colours, cuisines and cultures, Japan is bewildering and bewitching at the same time. Here visits combine the ceremonial with the subline – from tea with geishas, to sumo stables, from armies of terracotta to the modern high tech of Tokyo and the great anticipation of the 2020 Olympics. Be prepared to embrace it all and feed your mind with fantastic facts about Japanese life.
Japan juxtaposes the old with the new, slickly. A journey around this country will leave you enamoured of its natural beauty, vibrant colours and mesmerising landscapes. These few pages should help guide you through some of the must-see experiences and some of the insider tips we have gathered.
Embrace it for its quirkiness and enjoy an experience like no other.