Photography by Zirchi Gray

April 29 2015

Japan is made up of 6,852 islands. Tokyo is the world’s largest urbanized area. About 1,500 seismic events occur every year.

An invitation for dinner to a Japanese home is considered a great honor. Raw horse meat is a popular food in Japan.

In Japan, snowmen are made of two large snowballs, not three.

There are vending machines in Japan that dispense beer.

Japan’s literacy rate is almost 100%.