Yamanashi is home to Mt. Fuji, but there is so much more to see and do here on a day trip from Tokyo. This staggeringly beautiful area of Japan is enveloped by a 360° panorama of forest-covered mountains that seem to float on a sea of low-lying clouds. Come explore these sky forests for yourself.


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Japan has two unique superpowers. The first is monozukuri (craftsmanship). The iPhone may be developed in California and assembled in China, but at its core you’ll find Japanese parts. Japan has been extremely successful in exporting its high-precision components around the globe, but it has been decidedly less successful in capitalizing on its second superpower, omotenashi (hospitality)…

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