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Japan is an island country in East Asia. It is located in the Pacific Ocean it lies to the east of China, Korea, and Russia, stretching from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea in the south. Its capital and largest city is Tokyo. It has the world's 10th largest population. It is world's largest international creditor and is the sixth largest exporter and importer and is a member of the United Nations. And it is a leading nation in the fields of scientific research, technology, machinery, and medical research with the world's third largest budget for research and development.
Kobe is a municipality in Japan located on the island of Honshu. Kobe is Japan's prominent port city and the capital of Hyogo region. It was one of the first cities to open for trade with the West, as of 1868. The city is a part of the Osaka-Kobe-Kyoto metropolitan sprawl. In 2006, the population of the city was 1,528,948 and an area of 551.40 square kilometers. It is said that the port was open by the early 7th century.  

Japan is a popular travel destination for visitors and globe trotters from all over the world who appreciate its beautiful landscapes, rich culture, various local cuisine, hospitality and safety.

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