Berlitz Pocket Guide Japan is a concise, full-colour travel guide that combines lively text with vivid photography to highlight the very best that this enigmatic country has to offer. The Where To Go chapter details the best places to visit in Japan, from the dazzling architecture of Tokyo to Japan's first imperial capital of Nara and the breathtaking natural splendour of Mount Fuji. Handy maps on the cover help you to get around with ease. To inspire you, the book offers a rundown of the 10 top attractions in Japan, followed by an itinerary for a Perfect Tour of the country. The What to Do chapter is a snapshot of things to do in Japan, from shopping and sports to onsen (hot springs) and Japanese festivals. You'll also be armed with background information on Japanese culture, including a brief history of Japan and a chapter covering its mouth-watering cuisine. There is also an A-Z to give you all the practical information you will need.The ritual dismantling of the shrines every 20 years (known as sengu shiki) goes back toprehistoric times, when sacredstructures tended to be ... To defray costs, worshippers must make a generous donation to receive apiece of the old shrine.
|Title||:||Berlitz: Japan Pocket Guide|
|Publisher||:||Apa Publications (UK) Limited - 2013-03-01|