Japan is an island country located in East Asia, consisting of four main islands (Honshu, Hokkaido, Kyushu, and Shikoku) and many smaller ones. It has a population of over 126 million people, and the official language is Japanese. The currency of Japan is the Japanese yen.
The topography of Japan is varied, with a wide range of landscapes including high mountains, coastal plains, and plateaus. The highest peak in Japan is Mount Fuji, which stands at 3,776 meters (12,389 feet). The country is also home to a number of rivers, including the Shinano, which is the longest river in Japan.
There are many places of interest in Japan, including the capital city of Tokyo, which is home to a number of historic landmarks and cultural attractions. Other popular tourist destinations in Japan include the cities of Kyoto and Nara, which are home to a number of temples and shrines, and the island of Hokkaido, which is known for its natural beauty. Japan is also home to a number of natural attractions, such as the Northern Alps, which are home to a number of ski resorts, and the Okinawa Islands, which are known for their beaches and coral reefs.