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Kyoto – The Former Capital of Japan.
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Kyoto – The Former Capital of Japan.

Kyoto Archaeologists discovered that there was human activity on the Honshu Island 10,000 years ago, but there was nothing to prove of Kyoto’s existence before the 6th century A.D. Emperor Kammu is said to have selected the site, and Heian Kyo was designated as the capital of Japan in 794. […]

Tokyo.
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Tokyo.

Tokyo A fishing village once called Edo, Tokyo has grown to be one of the world’s biggest cities. Until Ota Dakon built the Edo Castle in 1457, Edo remained a fishing village. Emperor Meiji moved the capital of Japan from Kyoto to Tokyo in 1869 and the importance of importance […]