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Discover the Spirit of Japan


Discover the Spirit of Japan is a new website aimed at showing the beauty and wonder of all facets of Japan. The website presents a selection of various videos. Clicking on any of the small frames leads you into a 3 minute or so video. The videos represent a microcosm of topics focusing on things that are of particular interest to foreign visitors to Japan, including traditional temples and gardens, eclectic nightlife and bustling urban centers, hot springs, spectacular natural vistas in all seasons, shopping venues, etc. The videos, complete with subtitles available in seventeen different languages including English, Korean, Chinese offer a warm, welcome that makes Japan feel very accessible to the viewer and makes it shine as a tourist destination nonpareil.

After watching the videos, viewers can vote Like or Dislike, and will be able to post on Facebook and Twitter.

To take a look, please visit here.

Information is provided as a courtesy to users of this website. Though the JNTO endeavors to ensure the information is accurate, users of the information are to act on such using their own judgement and at their own risk. Neither the JNTO nor any holder of copyright to the information shall be held responsible in any way whatsoever for any loss or misunderstanding, either direct or indirect, that is incurred as a result of utilizing the information.

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