5 Awesome Things To Do In Japan

There are plenty of great things to do in Tokyo but here are a list of the top 5:

1) Visit Tokyo

Minato Mirai is known as "the harbor of the future" in Central Yokohama

Minato Mirai is known as “the harbor of the future” in Central Yokohama

There are plenty of awesome cities to visit in Japan, you need to visit the infamous Tokyo. Not only is it the biggest and most famous place in Japan, it was also where many popular films such as the recent film Wolverine was filmed.

2) Eat Japanese food

There's a variety of food available in Japan of course, but sushi is the one that stands out! Japan has some of the freshest sushi available!

There’s a variety of food available in Japan of course, but sushi is the one that stands out! Japan has some of the freshest sushi available!

You don’t go to a famous steak house and order a salad so why on earth would you go to Japan and try some good old authentic Japanese food.

I promise you, when you compare the Japanese food of Japan and America, nothing will ever be the same.

3) Visit some temples

This is Kinkakuji aka the "Golden Pavilion" in Kyoto Japan

This is Kinkakuji aka the “Golden Pavilion” in Kyoto Japan

Japan itself isn’t a huge country but it still manages to pack in over 80000 different temples. Be sure to visit at least one and get a taste of Japanese culture.

4) Sing karaoke

This photo was taken by Hiro Shinohara (flickr.com/photos/psycho-spider/)

This photo was taken by Hiro Shinohara (flickr.com/photos/psycho-spider/)

Karaoke is super popular in Japan so be sure to hit up a karaoke bar or two during your time in Japan.

5) Drink some quality sake

Sake tastes great when you drink out of an ochoko (like this one) or sakazuki!

Sake tastes great when you drink out of an ochoko (like this one) or sakazuki!

Sake is the alcohol of choice in Japan. So if you love drinking, this is the alcohol you need to have. Maybe even hang out with some locals and get a little crazy.

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