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Japan has rich culture where traditions meet modern technologies, West meets East. We welcome you experience the beauty of Japanese traditional shrines, temples, houses, artful objects such as potteries, porcelains, Japanese papers (Washi), fabrics, fans and Kimono all which have been nurtured by the nature and four seasons.
On the other hand, as the first industrialized country in Asia, Japan is famous for its world-class technology on bio-medical research, robot and computer science, space development, etc. Japan is also the home of 18 Nobel Laureates, and well known corporations such as Toyota and Sony.
To young friends, Japan is also known for is its animations and Kawaii culture. Mr. Miyazaki’s “Spirited Away” and “Ponyo” have been popular all around the world.
The following websites briefly introduce about Japan.
http://www.jnto.go.jp/(Japan Tourism Agency)
http://www.gojapango.com/(Go Japan Go)
http://web-japan.org/index.html(WEB Japan, Fun, Flavorful, Fascinating)
http://thejapanesetechnology.com/(The Japanese Technology)
http://www.ghibli.jp/(The Ghibli Studio, in Japanese)