Major Cities in Japan

Sapporo (Japan)

Tokyo, Honshu Island (Japan) According to ITYPEMBA, Tokyo is the capital of industrial Japan – its heart. Connoisseurs of the aesthetics of industrial culture should definitely start their acquaintance with the Land of the Rising Sun from its main city, and it is better from its main shopping street Ginza – the most expensive shops and restaurants are located here. It was built by English architects when the city was…

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Japan Healthcare and Money

Japan Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Typhoid & Polio no – cholera no yellow fever no Eat Drink no – malaria no – Overview The medical care in the country can be compared to Europe and is unproblematic in terms of technology, equipment and hygiene. Although English and German speaking doctors are available in major cities, communicating with other doctors can be extremely difficult. The International Association for Medical…

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Attractions in Japan

Digital Art Museum

Christian sites in the Nagasaki region If you travel to the Far East in the realm of the rising sun, you do not necessarily expect historical Christian sites there. But the region around Nagasaki is rich in them – and they are even a UNESCO World Heritage Site. These are ten villages, a castle and a cathedral in the northwest of the island of Kyushu, the third largest of the…

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Japan Geography

Japan Geography

Official name: Japan Form of government: Constitutional monarchy Capital: Tokyo Geographical details: Japan consists of an island chain on the east coast of the Asian continent. The island chain consists of the main islands Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu and 6,848 other islands. Population: approx. 128.0 million area approx. 377,835 kmĀ² Languages: Japanese (official language), English (in tourism) Religion: approx. 84% Shintoism and Buddhism, approx. 15% other religions, thereof approx. 0.7%…

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