Japan, known as the land of the rising sun, is a fascinating country full of history, culture and high technology. East meets west in this land, which boasts a stunning array of traditional shrines and temples, breathtaking scenery including mountains, forests and the famous cherry blossom, and ultra modern, futuristic cities.
The country’s capital, Tokyo, ranks as one of the most modern and fast-paced cities in the world and the local people always welcome tourists due to their fascination with Western cultures.
Japan is an eye-opening whirlwind of adventure for students. It’s a high-tech hub where you’ll be enthralled by modern marvels. It’s easy to get around Japanese cities, they’re well connected, modern and exciting. They’re also very welcoming to visitors, making it a fantastic place for a student to travel confidently!
Take a walk on Japan’s wild side! It’s a mountainous region, meaning there are plenty of hiking excursions to get into, as well snowboarding adventures (weather permitting!) and riveting rafting experiences. Japan has a varied terrain, meaning there’s always something to get up to if you’re after a dose of adrenaline!