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Top attractions in Japan

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Have your wishes granted at Kiyomizu-dera Temple, an independent Buddhist temple and World Heritage Site dating back to 1633. Constructed dur
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Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine serves as the starting point for the hiking trails, covered by densely packed vivid orange gates, that snake up t
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Meiji Jingu Shrine , Shibuya
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Pay your respects to the deified Emperor Meiji and his wife, Empress Shoken, at Meiji Jingu Shrine, a Shinto shrine surrounded by a forested
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Families flock to Universal Studios Japan for the shows, rides, and attractions that fill the park, an installment of the international Unive
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Tokyo Tower , Shibakoen
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Symbolic of Japan’s economic rebirth after World War II, Tokyo Tower stands proudly at a height of 333 m (1,092.5 ft), defining the Tokyo sky
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Japan

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One of the most fascinating Asian countries, Japan offers a unique blend of traditional and modern to curious travelers from around the world. Things to do in Japan range from strolling the manicured pathways of Sengan-en Garden to admiring the panorama from an observation deck at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings. Take a look at Japanese feudal architecture at Nijo Castle, visit a Shinto shrine at the scenic island of Miyajima, tour a Buddhist temple complex at Kiyomizu-dera, or take your children to a thrilling ride at Universal Studios Japan.

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