With summer fast approaching, people around the world are beginning to pack their suitcases in preparation for travel – whether to visit family for a while or to embark on an adventure in an exotic country.

But for those of you all packed up with no place to go, this year may be the perfect time to consider a trip to Japan.

Japan’s balance between modernization and staying true to its historical roots can appeal to any visitor. The endless selection of sights and foods is bound to please the senses, no matter what you decide to do.

In this virtual tour, explore the little country with a lot to offer.

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