China built its first civilizations at around the same time as the ancient Egyptians and Babylonians. Today, millenia later, China stands out as a leading world power. The depth and complexity of China, with its rich heritage, excites and bewilders the traveler.
Japan is a country where the precision meets tradition. Japan's insular character has allowed it to develop a very unique, intricate culture with an emphasis on inner balance, tranquility and natural beauty.