No words can adequately sum up Japan. A dizzying fusion of modernity and an almost sacred appreciation of heritage, Japan is an eloquent expression of past and future. Neon city jungles are commonplace; Tokyo, Osaka, Yokohama and Kobe all tip the scales in terms of population but scratch the surface and you’ll find peace and tranquillity on every street corner. Nature too is placed at the forefront of culture; without mentioning the famous Sakura season, the country’s snow-capped soaring peaks and sun-drenched beaches are startling in their diversity, stunning in their beauty. An island nation whose dichotomy is its greatest strength step aboard a silversea Japan luxury cruise and explore this iconic, epic country. One trip will never be enough. Read more about Japan.