For many people Japan represents all that’s exotic – but how much do you know about the Land of the Rising Sun? Take our quiz and find out?
There’s more to tunnels than meets the eye – and not just because they’re under cover! Here’s five questions about these engineering marvels.
An 8.9 magnitude earthquake and tsunami struck NE Japan at 0546 GMT on 11 March 2011 – details of Foreign & Commonwealth Office guidance and helplines here.
Uramakizushi – California-style sushi rolls, with the seaweed on the inside and the rice on the outside!
Japan’s iconic volcano, and its highest peak, broods silently over neat rows of green tea bushes.