What is the Oldest Country in the World ?

Japan

  • Japan often claims to be the oldest country in the world : in 660 BCE, the Emperor Jimmu (神武天皇) established the country.
  • Japan is an island nation that is located in East Asia. Japan is sometimes known as “The Land of the Rising Sun” and even though its history goes back for thousands of years and they retain a lot of their ancient culture.

Japan Map

Japan Landforms and Climate  Japan - Nature Inspires Japanese Culture

Japan - Influential Neighbors

Japan is famous for Mount FujiGolden Pavilion Bridge  Himeji Castle Akashi Kaikyo Bridge.

mount-fuji-600x450   Golden Pavilion Temple, Kyoto, Japan

Akashi Kaikyo Bridge   Himeji Castle, Japan

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