Japan. By Sherye Gonsalves. Map of Japan. Japan on the world map. Hemisphere: Northern. Japan’s National Flag. Population of Japan (in 2009): 127,560,000. Capital city of Japan is:. TOKYO.
Japan on the world map
Population of Japan (in 2009): 127,560,000
Located on the south eastern side of the main island Honshu and includes the IzuIslands and Ogasawara Islands.
Kimono:Traditional Japanese dresses.
Tea Ceremony: About preparing and drinking tea.
Geisha: Entertainers performing traditional Japanese arts.
Gardens: Japan is famous for their traditional Japanese gardens.
Cherry Blossoms: Japan is well known for their cherry blossoms or sakura.
Sumo: Traditional Japanese sports consist of Sumo wrestling.
Swords: About Japanese swords.
Festivals: About Japanese festivals (matsuri).
Traditional Japanese clothing distinguishes Japan from all other countries around the world. The Japanese word kimono means "something one wears" and they are the traditional garments of Japan.
Dishes such as sushi, tempura, and teriyaki are some of the foods that are commonly known
In Japan methods that were used to train warriors were developed into well-ordered martial arts, in modern times referred to collectively as koryū. Examples include kenjutsu, kyūdō, sōjutsu, jujutsu and sumo, all of which were established in the Edo period.