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Japan is an island nation in the far east of Asia and consists of more than 6,800 islands. The country is known for its unique culture and tradition, as well as for its modern cities and technologies. The history of Japan dates back to the 5th century and spans a variety of eras. Among the most important sights are Mount Fuji, the cities of Kyoto and Tokyo, and the country's historic temples and shrines.

Attractions and sights

Country data Japan

Japan at a glance

Area377835 km2
CurrencyYen (JPY)

Map Japan

Country borders and location of the capital