Enough Options to Make an Exceptional Sojourn to Japan

Japan boasts of several picturesque locations. There are several places where you can go and experience unique sightseeing. Whether you are looking for religious and spiritual sojourn or have a desire to go on beach hunting, Japan engulfs everything in its lap.

If you have been to Japan earlier, you will be amazed to find out several new tourist places that have come up recently. For the first time visitors, Japan is all about striking tourist hot spots.

Here are some popular places to visit in Japan:

KITTE: The Old Tokyo Central Post Office has been renovated and given a new looks. This new building has come up with a name of KITTE. There are 7 floors in the building, each dedicated for different purposes. You will be astonished to see the bright and airy entrance that creates wow effect. The outdoor garden on 6th floor is great to have a packed lunch during summer season. There are number of restaurants and shops on different floors in the building.

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Yushima Tenjin Shrine: Plum festival is celebrated before the arrival of cherry blossom. You can go to Yushima Tenjin to have a great view on plum festival. The nearest station to catch underground train on Chiyoda line is Yushima. You will like blossoming of plum flowers on Shidare Ume tree.

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Kanda Myojin: On the way to Yushima Tenjin, you have Kanda Myojin that is painted in red and awesomely decorative. You can see some of the very unusual statues in this temple.

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Yebisu beer museum: Many people know Asahi, Sapporo and Krin but not many are well versed with Yebisu beer. There is museum on the place of original Yebisu beer factory in Ebisu. The taste of beer is fantastic and you will instantly catch fancy of it.

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Niigata: If you are there in Japan and have not been to Niigata, you are losing on seeing a great snowfall. Niigata is considered one of the snowiest places in Japan. On the trip to Niigata, you have a choice to stay in Ryokan that is Japanese bed and breakfast. The main attraction of this accommodation facility is hot spring baths.

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Okinawa: Then there is Okinawa Island that attracts most tourists visiting the country. There is Ishigaki that is a famous shopping place. Most shops at the Ishigaki are located around the Euglena mall. You can find several shops to buy trendy clothes and unique souvenirs.

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In a nutshell, Japan is a tourism paradise. You have lots of things to experience and enjoy in Japan.

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How to Make a Unique Trip to Japan?

If you are planning an overseas tour to Japan, there are certain things to take care of before heading to catch the flight. It’s already spring in the country and renowned petal festivals are on. Cherry blossom and plum festivals are prime attractions during the spring season. Although Plum trees have already shed their flowers but chances are that you can still catch blossoming of cherry flowers.

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How to fight hay fever during spring season in Japan

Spring is the season infamous for hay fever. If you are allergic to pollen, chances are high that you may suffer from hay fever during your trip. But, if you come all prepared, you can brave it. First and foremost thing to consider is mask; make sure that whenever you go out, your nose is masked. It’s better to add more safety by applying mask spray on the mask.

Get yourself equipped with air purifier that helps in keeping clean and pure surroundings. While you are in Japan during spring season, dry your clothes indoors to avoid getting pollen all over clothes or you can cover the area where you dry the clothes.

Catch the cherry blossoming

As spring is still on, you have the chances to experience the beauty of cherry blossom festival. You need to exercise some precautions while surfing different cherry blossoming sites. As it’s the most anticipated spring festival, you will find huge rush on almost every hot spot. Go through a few blogs from Japan and select the hot spot. Read the map thoroughly and try to get the tickets pre-booked.

Prepare yourself well for summer

After the spring season, scorching heat in summer season is all set to welcome you to Japan. Although you might feel worn out in the summer season but it’s quite a unique experience to the travellers, especially from United Kingdom.

To save your skin from the blazing heat, you can bring some sun lotion and other types of creams. You can also find several sun lotion creams at marketplaces.

Japan welcomes people from every culture

If you are pre-conceived with the notion that differences of culture and traditions can play spoilsport in your visit, shed you inhibitions before catching up the flight. Japan has evolved as modern country and welcomes tourists, from around the world, with open arms.

You would not face even a slight discomfort and racism from the Japanese people. Besides respecting own culture and traditions, they are very much sensitive towards the cultures and traditions of other countries.

Language can be a risk but tour guides can help you through

If there is slight risk of discomfort in your tourism experience, it’s because of language problems. You may jump into the people, who are not well versed with English language. But, every tourist guide available at the tourist places are fluent in foreign languages and can communicate in your language.

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Japan, as a whole, is a unique tourist location. You may feel some sort of difficulties in the country but it pays well after exploring the exceptionally beautiful country of Japan.

Exclusive Lifestyle in Japan!

Japan is country where tradition and modernisation coexists. The country is rich in culture and tradition yet modernisation has made a foray into it. Japan has been invaded by the western culture in present times; everything from fashion sense to way of living has some or other western ingredients. But, the country has successfully earned a reputation as cool tourist destination on the global map.

It is said, if you want to experience the rich culture, visit Japan. That’s true in many ways. Japan has an affluent culture; the land of Samurai says the brave saga of its emperors and fighters.

Since the time Japan started following Buddhist culture, a new sense of calmness prevails in the country. Everywhere you go people will greet you with calm and composure. Japanese people are known to follow mannerism well and open their hearts out for their guests.

 

Festivals in Japan

When any traditional festivals arrive, Japanese people celebrate it whole heartedly and enjoy to the fullest. If the New Year is celebrated with much enthusiasm, different spring festivals, such as cherry blossom festival and plum festival are anticipated eagerly. Japanese people are always in search of reasons to celebrate the occasion heartily.

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While everything in Japan is good and welcoming, tourists oftentimes face banking related issues. Japanese banking system is not quite efficient and in phase of renovation. You might face certain difficulties in ATM and debit card transactions, but given proper information, you might pay heed towards it.

Japanese dishes and food habits

Japanese people are known for their good and healthy food habits. It will be evident to you at your visit to the place. Most foods are prepared with great perfection and give an unparalleled feel. Unlike many Asian countries, sanitation is not a worry in Japan. You will be offered food, even in not-so-expensive restaurants, in clean utensils.

There are umpteenth choices available to you in the food segment. If you have a certain like for sea foods, you will be offered wide varieties of sea foods. Fishes are most common to have in Japan.

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It’s the spring season and Japanese people prefer to have seasonal home grown fruits and vegetables at this time. You will be served many dishes prepared from the seasonal vegetables. These dishes are yummy to taste and have great nutritional values as well.

Fashion in Japan

Japan has many facets; cool fashion sense is one of the vital ingredients of Japanese lifestyle. On the global platform, Japanese people are regarded as fashionistas and the fad fraternity in country have the biggest hand to bring Japan on the global fashion platform.

Japanese fashion trend changes with each season. At the start of every season, you will have several options available on the high-end street shops. The fashion conscious Japanese girls and boys have a deep connection with street fashion.

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In a nutshell, Japan is a beautiful place to visit and the people and way of living make it all the more interesting and striking.