Known to many as the land of the rising sun Japan offers a perfect mixture of ancient history and modern culture creating a real melting pot experience.
There is so much to see and discover in Japan that a holiday can easily be spent simply exploring the island and taking in all the differing heritage sites and areas of natural beauty.
Japan is famous for its gardens, in fact these immaculately presented outside spaces are often re-created around the world in promotion of a sense of peace and wellbeing.
Another place that has to be on your to visit list in Japan is Tokyo; with its dense population and thoroughly modern development and atmosphere, you will be fascinated by the sheer noise, colour and vibrancy of this large and sprawling city. Skyscrapers cover the skyline and you will be hard pressed to find a quiet spot in this wonderful city.
If you do seek some tranquility amongst the madness then there plenty of natural places to visit. Why not try to scale Mount Fuji or lose yourself in the beauty of Shiretoko National Park? Japan is full of memories just waiting for you to discover.