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									Japan - One Of The Best Travel
Destinations In Asia

Dubbed as the land of the rising sun, Japan holds best travel destinations of all
seasons in its four islands. They hold attractions that range from historical places
to natural sceneries to amusement parks to shopping centers. If you wish to visit
the country, let us have a quick on look on how you can explore Japan according
to your specific interests.

Historical Places

Japan is a rich country where history blends with culture. This fact can be seen all
through out the four islands of Tokyo, Hiroshima, Yokohama and Osaka. They all
have temples, historical buildings, museums and churches.

The Kyoto Imperial Palace Park is first in the list of the famous historical places to
visit. It was once the home to many Japanese emperors. To understand more of
the Japanese religious background, you can visit Nijo Castle, Kinkakuji - Golden
Pavilion, Sensoji Temple Asakusa, Shibuya, Meiji Jingu Shrine Confucian Shrine,
Ryoanji Temple, Tochoji Temple, Hokozaki Shrine and Kiyomizu-dera Temple.

If you are traveling with your children and you want them to remember of a piece
Japanese history, bring them to The Museum of Kyoto And Honda Museum.
Amusement Parks

A part of the family holiday destinations are its different kinds of parks. For those
who just want to enjoy the beauty of a natural environment, Hiroshima Peace
Memorial Park, Nagasaki Peace Park, Ohori-Keon Japanese Garden and Hama
Rikyu Garden which is considered the best garden in Tokyo. By visiting these parks
tourists also learn bits and pieces of Japanese history. Hiroshima Park, for one,
was then a port city that got destroyed due to an atom bomb explosion.

Should your children want some thrill and excitement, bring them to Tokyo
Disneyland. The young and the young at heart will not only enjoy the different
rides in the amusement park but also taking photos of its different parts. This is
because the touch of Japanese architecture makes this Disneyland branch unique
from its other branches worldwide.

Natural Sceneries

Hokkaido with its beautiful natural surroundings attract many foreign and local
tourists. Mount. Fuji is one of the must see places in this island. Every year it
attracts more than a thousand hikers to explore and reach its snow-covered
zenith. Getting to the countryside during the Japan ski season would also be a
great way for you to marvel at the country's natural beauty. Besides skiing down
the snowy slopes you can also immerse yourself in hot springs which are usually
found at the foot of some mountains.

Shopping Centers
Finally, Japan is also one of the best travel destinations for those who love to shop
especially for modern gadgets. Most of the busiest Japanese stores are located in
Ginza and Shibuya. Young people are the common travelers to these places
because of the presence of cool and stylish shops. But no matter how
contemporary these stores are they still exude a touch of Japan's past. To those
who love the nightlife, Shinjuku is the best spot as it holds brightest casinos and
gambling joints

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