July 17 - what a holiday today
17 July is the day, when began the history of Russian aviation. In 1916 on this day the Russian pilots won a major victory in the air battle, which took…

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Interesting facts about Japan
Japan — the land of the rising sun. The population of Japan is not the largest (127 million people), but it allows her to take tenth place in population. We…

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Transportation – Transportation to Japan: Types of transport in Japan, urban, Maritime, water, rail. The development of transport in Japan


Japan is one of the most developed transport systems. In the development of this system, the government invests a lot of money. In the country drive on the left. In the country several dozens of railway companies compete with each other. Almost all cities are connected by lines around the country 250 high-speed trains. The movement on the route occurs with high accuracy. Therefore, railway transport in the country is the main means of transportation of residents and guests of the country. Train service is not only public but also private companies. The country has a total 23670 km of railway lines. All trains in the country are equipped with machines for coffee, soft armchairs. In trains there is a toilet, telephone. The display of information presented not only in Japanese but also in English.

Road transport in Japan

In Japan totals 1 152 207 km of roads. The number of highways – 6 km 114 Just under 300 thousand km do not have special coatings. The country provides high-speed, divided, and toll roads. The number of bus transportation in the country quite extensively. Moreover, this type of transport has a low rates, and it provides services not only in the daytime, but at night. But compared to trains, to travel by bus need to have more time.

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Traditions and customs of Japan

Traditions and customs of Japan

The population of Japan (125 million) and 99.4% Japanese, and Koreans, Ainu, etc. nationality.

The official language is Japanese. Also a widespread knowledge of English and Chinese languages. Writing is about 5000 characters (kanji).

Japanese language and writing

The Japanese language has always been an important part of Japanese culture. The majority of the population speaks Japanese. The Japanese language is one of the most difficult to study. Some of the words in the Russian language were taken from the Japanese language, such as tsunami, sushi, karaoke, samurai.

Theatre

One of the earliest forms of theatre became the theatre but (“talent, skills”) that developed in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries, the actors played in masks and luxurious costumes. In the XVII century formed one of the most famous kinds of Japanese traditional theater — Kabuki (“song, dance, skill”), the actors of this theatre were men, their faces were disguised in a complicated way.

Architecture

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July 17 – what a holiday today

17 July is the day, when began the history of Russian aviation. In 1916 on this day the Russian pilots won a major victory in the air battle, which took place over the Baltic sea. Then 4 seaplane M-9 aircraft carrier vessel “the Eagle” Baltic fleet began to fight with 4 German aircraft.

It should say that and during the Second world war the Soviet air force was the first who attacked the enemy. So Russia became the most powerful enemy and the main threat to the Germans. It is known that during the years of hostilities, representatives of the Russian aviation carried about 35 thousand combat flights, which destroyed more than 5.5 thousand planes of your enemy.

Since then, the role of naval aviation is gradually increasing, and nowadays it is known that the Russian fleet has crews shipborne helicopters and combat-ready pilots, the administering of deck fighters. They are ready to go into the service and to cope with tasks in the field fighting mission.

Holiday July 17: Day of the proclamation of the Constitution in South Korea

It should be noted that in the history of Korea were alternating periods of authoritarian and democratic governance. Since its founding South Korea Continue reading