The land of the rising sun, Geisha and sushi is one of the most expensive places to travel in, especially during the peak season of the Sakura. But they are oh so beautiful!
Japan will elicit an emotion from you, no matter how hard you try to not let it. It will surprise you and shock you, it will make you smile and it will make you wonder.
Visit the tropical beaches of Okinawa, the popular snow capped mountains in the north or the buzzing metropolis of Tokyo, filled with incredible fashion, the latest trends and flashy neon signs. A dream destination to many, Japan remains one of the most fascinating countries.
Set to wow over 40million tourists (or more) in the year to come, the country is a great option for couples or even solo travelers. The cleanliness, safety and great public transportation system (once you have managed to work out how it works) also makes for a great family destination. Spend three weeks in Japan with your kids for one of the most memorable experiences.
Don’t forget to read out article below which are packed with advise by our expert team and be ready to shop, eat, get cultured and have fun in the Land of the Rising Sun.
And to help with your planning, check out this Japan costing guide to avoid that shock when you land.
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Positive surprise on the service level but disappointing cabin configuration with very crammed seats, but priced accordingly