Information about Japan: Japan is an island nation in the Pacific Ocean with dense cities, imperial palaces, mountainous national parks and thousands of shrines and temples. Shinkansen bullet trains connect the main islands of Kyushu (with Okinawa’s subtropical beaches), Honshu (home to Tokyo and Hiroshima’s atomic-bomb memorial) and Hokkaido (famous for skiing). Tokyo is the capital and the largest city with a population of 8,4 million (2020). Read More...

Game and Nature

Daisetsuzan National Park, or Taisetsuzan is located in the mountainous center of the northern Japanese island of Hokkaidō.

Oze National Park, is an area consisting of open Greenland in Fukushima, Tochigi, Gunma and Niigata Prefectures in Japan.

Shiretoko Peninsula is located on the easternmost portion of the Japanese island of Hokkaidō…

The Kerama Islands are a group of 22 islands located 32 kilometres southwest of Okinawa Island in Japan.

Kushiro-shitsugen National Park is a national park located in the east of the island of Hokkaido, Japan.

Lake Toya (“Tooya-ko” in Japanese) is a freshwater caldera lake located about 60 km southwest of Sapporo…

Lake Towada is the largest crater lake in Honshū island, Japan. Located on the border between Aomori and Akita prefectures…

Kagoshima Bay is a deep inlet on the coast of Japan. Kagoshima Bay is on the south coast of the island of Kyushu.

Amami Ōshima is one of the Satsunan Islands, and is the largest island within the Amami archipelago between Kyūshū and Okinawa.

Akaishi Mountains is a mountain range in central Honshū, Japan, bordering Nagano, Yamanashi and Shizuoka prefectures.

Kinkasan is a small island in Miyagi Prefecture in north-eastern Japan. It is considered one of the Three Holiest Places of the Tōhoku region, along with Dewa.

Akan National Park is a national park located on the island of Hokkaidō, Japan.

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