Japan Arts and Literature

Japan Arts and Literature

Coin Initially, the Japanese coin system developed completely outside of Western influence but was strongly influenced by the Chinese. The lowest denominations (in copper) look almost like the Chinese counterparts. They are round with square holes in the middle (cash) and were issued in the years 708-958 with a total of 12 types, which became easier. There were also some issues in gold (from 760) and silver. Countryaah: Population and…

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Japan Sightseeing Places

Japan Landmarks

Best time to go to Japan Spring ( March to May ) with clear skies and cherry blossoms is probably the most famous Japanese season among foreign visitors, but the “Golden Week” from April 29th to May 7th is the period when many Japanese people visit the sights of Japan. During this time, the country’s attractions were very crowded. Autumn ( September to November) is a good time to travel:…

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