Magical Land of the Rising Sun: the most remarkable facts about Japan

Everyone knows about blooming sakura, seafood, sumo. Be ready to discover astonishing facts about the Land of the Rising Sun!


Japan is an island country located in East Asia. The land of the Rising Sun is one of the smallest countries in the Asian subcontinent. In the world, it is known for its sushi and flowering cherry trees - sakura. In addition to that, people all over the world know about Japan's high technology and amazing equipment created by the best Japanese engineers. Today we want to share the most interesting facts about Japan you might not have known before.

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78 Comments
Larry W. Jones
Larry W. Jones
Fascinating facts.
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Sep 22, 2016 8:22PM
Janis Walzem
Janis Walzem
It was illuminating
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Sep 22, 2016 8:54PM
Nina Kamwene
Nina Kamwene
I have been to Japan it is beautiful and people are very polite.
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Sep 22, 2016 8:59PM
Nita Driscoll
the original capital city was Edo . Beautiful country. have been there 3 times.
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Sep 22, 2016 9:00PM
Jacob Amelian
Jacob Amelian
Wow i didn't know most of these facts great info :)
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Sep 22, 2016 9:02PM
Judie Weeden
Judie Weeden
I hope to visit this country again someday. This is where I was born.
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Sep 22, 2016 9:07PM
danny powell
No. 15 is not entirely correct. The Bon Adori(sp.) celebration is held at night and contains much dancing. At least it did when I was on the island of Hokkaido in 74
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Sep 22, 2016 9:14PM
Janice Loggins
Janice Loggins
Very interesting! I especially liked that black cats are considered GOOD luck in Japan!!!
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Sep 22, 2016 9:31PM
Connie Hurley
I have heard that it is very expensive to live there too.
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Sep 22, 2016 9:31PM
Bonnie Christianson
I just learned a lot about Japan. Will there be a quiz? And why are melons so expensive?
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Sep 22, 2016 9:39PM
Anthony Mazzariello
It will jump to the top of my bucket list.
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Sep 22, 2016 9:46PM
Lola Neal
Lola Neal
wow really nice
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Sep 22, 2016 9:47PM
David Ayton
I would love to one day visit Japan who knows when
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Sep 22, 2016 9:52PM
Audrey Thorson
I never knew square watermelons existed!
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Sep 22, 2016 9:56PM
Charlotte Crist
thanks, I enjoyed this.
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Sep 22, 2016 10:02PM

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