Japan consists of four main Islands and many small ones with a total area of more than 377 thousand square kilometers, the country’s Capital Tokyo – very modern and lively city. Together with suburbs it forms a metropolis that is home to around one third of Japan’s population, so the population density of Tokyo and its suburbs is many times greater than the population density of the rest of the country. Most of Japan is covered by mountains, which is a magnificent spectacle, some of them are active volcanoes. Mount Fuji – the highest in Japan, it is known for its symmetrical silhouette.
The Climate Of Japan
When you go to a foreign country, you need to know its climate. The Japanese Islands lie in the North-Eastern part of the zone of monsoons. The climate is generally mild, although can change a lot depending on what part of the country you are. The summers are hot and humid, somewhere in mid-July, the rainy season begins, usually lasting for a month. Winter is also warm and Sunny, except only the North of the country. But the best is to visit Japan the seasons are, without a doubt, fall and spring.
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Today, the couple try to make the wedding interesting and rich holiday, is able to give joy to themselves and their guests. And here is the handy fall wedding traditions, and how native people and foreign. Loaf, bride, exchange of rings are, probably, at all the weddings. And than still to surprise guests and to please the young?
Wedding traditions around the world are designed to protect newlyweds from evil spirits and give happiness and prosperity for years to come, not forgetting about procreation. It is with these aspirations associated with numerous rituals and beliefs of the different Nations of the world.
Probably the most well-known today, the tradition came to us from England …
and a silver sixpence in her shoe.
Something old, new, blue, borrowed, and silver coin of six pence, laid under the heel in the Shoe. Here is what you should accompany the bride on the wedding day, considered by the British in the Victorian era. Why? It’s simple. The old symbolizes the link between generations, a new bright view of the future, blue is the color of purity, fidelity and love. And blue, most often, was the garter, which is also associated with one of the wedding ceremonies. As for something borrowed – this is about protection Continue reading
South Korea is the only state in the nation. 99, 9% of the population are Koreans, and only 0.1% are Chinese, Filipinos, Thais and Americans together.
The official language is Korean, but is widely distributed and use of English, but reviews say otherwise. According to them, servants to find hotels that are able to explain in English, not an easy task, which largely complicates communication. This shortcoming is easy to do goodwill total population of South Korea, rooted in the high piety of the people and in his knowledge of her unique national culture and history.
The ancestors of the Koreans
In particular, according to archaeological research, several millennia ago, the Korean Peninsula was inhabited by natives from the regions of present day Altai. They were protoattic, the descendants of whom, consider themselves Koreans present, but the predominant religion Confucianism has spread relatively recently, if she even can be considered a religion. For Koreans it is more a way of life and a code of social and ethical rules, as, for example, matching each person to the place occupied in society, the subordinate depends on superior, the son is from the father.
Holidays in South Korea
In South Korea, love to celebrate. Among them, Buddha’s Continue reading