Its shiny and clean. Japan reflects everything. Here's the best of the modern images.

Nagoya station and Oasis 21.

Urban scenery from around the country

Modern mixes with ancient in Kyoto

More street scenes

Hiroshima's modernity contrasts with its past.

Nagoya Tower and Oasis 21. Water in the sky

Shizuoka is yet another modern masterpiece.

And of course Tokyo...

Industry - Japan has plenty. See it all from the train.

But obey the little cartoon men or bad things will happen.

There's a little poverty in places.

And a possible subliminal message in the advertising on the subway...