Japan’s First People: The Paleolithic People

Some archeologists believe the history of human habitation of the Japanese archipelago could date back as far as 100,000 years. However, as with most of human history from long ago, there’s not much in the way of tangible evidence. As we mentioned above, The Japanese archipelago would have made an attractive spot to early humans […]

The Real Story Behind Early Japan

Japan’s storied history stretches back far before recorded history. The islands were a prime spot for early humans to find all manner of food and resources. There are some unique features that made this location ideal for early settlers.  Firstly, there are over 100 active volcanoes across Japan. This is about 10% of all the […]