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Top sights in Japan

Sakurajima Volcano

From the series “Volcanoes and Traps That Changed the Face of the Planet”
One of the most dangerous volcanoes in the world is in Japan. Sakurajima volcano is constantly active since 1955. Researchers believe that its eruption may be the most extensive in the history. This disaster can begin at any time. One of the last eruptions happened in 2009. The volcano is located in the immediate vicinity of the city of Kagoshima, so its residents live in a permanent alert.

Literally, every day locals prepare themselves for disaster. There are many underground shelters built in the city. Exercises, which involve both adults and children, are regular here. Instant-acting web cameras have been installed over the volcano to track its activity in real time. The largest eruption of Sakurajima volcano happened in 1924. A huge amount of lava was thrown through the vent. It went … Read all

Minami-Jima Beach

From the series “Most Fabulous and Magic Beaches”
Minami-jima holds a special place among the popular beaches of Japan. Only a few travelers could see this magical corner of the world. The beach is located on the tropical island that is famous for its unique nature. One of the main attractions of the island is a small lagoon with a romantic sandy beach separated by the gracious stone arch.

The wild beach doesn’t have any infrastructure. The place attracts fans of spectacular natural locations and divers. The coastal waters are inhabited by a large number of fish species, as well as rare shellfish, turtles, and other representatives of the underwater world. It is important to note that the island of Minami-jima is uninhabited, so you can reach it only by boat from the nearby island of Ogasawara.

Several years ago, a charming island … Read all
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Hilton builds third luxury hotel in Kyoto

Hilton has announced that it will soon begin a project to build a new hotel in Kyoto. It will be located in the heart of the city, in the prestigious area of Sanjo-Kawaramachi. Guests will be able to easily reach all areas of interest in the dynamic city, many popular attractions and recreation areas will be within a walking distance from the hotel. Read this

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Architecture of Japan in pictures

Culture of regions in Japan

Tokyo
It is impossible to imagine an acquaintance with the capital of Japan, without visiting one of its main permanent symbols. The Imperial Palace is simply a blessing for tourists who prefer to admire the gorgeous views of luxurious palaces and gardens. Despite the fact that the palace is located next to state institutions, it does not in the least violate the integrity of the composition of the building. The palace is fashioned in the traditional Japanese style. Be aware, that tourists are not … Read more
Kyoto
Museums of the cultural capital of the Land of the Rising Sun offer even more interesting things. Thus, first and foremost, many tourists visit the Kyoto Samurai & Ninja Museum. Among its exhibits are traditional costumes of Japanese warriors, their weapons, photos. This is also a great opportunity to change into a ninja or a samurai to take some pictures in memory of the great time spent in Kyoto. A separate museum is dedicated to another secret symbol of Japan - ikebana. The simply-named … Read more
Osaka
Japan is an advanced country known for its modern buildings and technology. Osaka is no exception - here you can find impressive skyscrapers, functional structures, and ultramodern high-end buildings. The highest skyscraper in the city and the whole of Japan is Abeno Harukas with a height of 300 meters. Shortly after its construction in 2014, in the year 2017, it received the prestigious Good Design Award. Companies such as Takenaka Corporation and César Pelli & Associates worked on the … Read more
Sapporo
An excursion to the Former Hokkaido Government Office Building is a perfect idea. A walk through the magnificent garden will be especially memorable in warm seasons, as well as the beautiful architecture of the building which attracts visitors at first sight. The building was erected in the year 1869, and during its construction, it was one of the largest buildings in Japan. Ten years later, in 1879, the building was badly damaged by fire, but it was restored in 1888. Today the building hosts … Read more
Fukuoka
Despite the fact that Fukuoka doesn’t feature an abundance of historical monuments and cultural centers, excursion fans won’t get bored in the city. One of the major historical sites here is Fukuoka Castle Remains located on one of the highest hills. Powerful fortifications were built in the 17th century; modern travelers can see only a small part of surviving elements of the building. Next to ruins begins scenic Maizuru Park; a walk through it will give a lot of impressions. These beautiful … Read more
Hiroshima
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park is the main attraction of Hiroshima known far beyond the city. Its area is about 120 square kilometers. There are several important cultural sites at the park. The Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum is among them; it introduces the most important events in the history of the city. Many exhibits tell the history of the tragic bombing and show its massive consequences. Nearby is the Hiroshima National Peace Memorial Hall, which has been a permanent venue for various … Read more
Nagoya
Travelers start getting to know attractions of Nagoya with old Nagoya Castle. This unique historical monument was built at the beginning of the 17th century and was seriously damaged during the Second World War. In 1959, its extensive reconstruction was finished and then the castle appeared in all its glory. The height of its major tower is 48 m. An excellent viewing platform is equipped for visitors on one of the last floors of the construction. The old castle is also a location of the … Read more
Kobe
Kobe is a treasure trove of unique architectural and historical monuments. Many old buildings and cultural centers were completely destroyed by the earthquake of 1995 but later restored by the efforts of local residents. An incredibly beautiful 19th-century historical monument is the Ijinkan, a complex of several luxurious old mansions. Once they belonged to wealthy foreign diplomats and local merchants. Now the architectural ensemble is surrounded by a lush garden. The best time to visit this … Read more

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