Trip to Japan

Japan being an Island nation has multi-layered culture, ancient traditions, the beyond friendly people, incredible food and the awe-inspiring landscape.

It is one of the most amazing and diverse country in the world.

Elongated with thousands of active volcanic islands, there are many things that would make Japan wonderful tourist destinations.

So let’s start with few places. Shall We?

  1. Mount Fuji

the highest active volcanic mountain.

worshiped as a sacred mountain in the Shinto religion.

Best time to visit there is in the mount of July and August.

  1. Cherry Blossom Festival

Hanami Festival — Known traditionally!!

Celebrated during spring season when Sakura and Ume flowers bloom for 2 weeks during March and April.

You can flock over the gardens and enjoy the evening of food, drink and music under blossomed cherry tree.

  1. Tokyo

One of the best nightlife can be enjoyed in this city at Shinfuku station.

You can visit robot restaurant, karaoke bars, Japanese pinball parlors and night clubs.

Don’t forget to enjoy the local food over there such chicken skewers, grilled seafood, fried tofu, vegetables and drinks like local beer and sake.

Do see the Tokyo Tower at night; It would be so dazzling; you cannot take off your eyes.

  1. Osaka

Osaka river cruise is an aqua-liner aqua bus that will cover major attractions of the island.

Get the thrilling view from Tempozan Ferries Wheel which is a 369 foot structure and will give you an incredible view of Osaka Bay, the Rokko Mountains an Mount Ikona.

You will definitely admire the wonderful beauty of twin towers- Tsutenteku and Kobe Port and Mint museum wherein you can see the history of Japanese coinage.

  1. Take a dip in Onsen Hakone

This traditional Japanese hot spring will make you feel like kissing the winter from this hot spring. You can enjoy wine and music as snowflakes fell from the night sky.

Shikha Aakash

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