July 20, 2012 in Educational (F)
[prMac.com] San Mateo, California - Family-friendly games and app developer Selectsoft is offering the app Past & Present: Japan on the Mac App Store(SM) for just $4.99 this weekend only. Regularly priced at $6.99, Past & Present: Japan takes you on a tour through Japan's beautiful cities and countryside. Then travel to Shikoku to join the pilgrims visiting the island's 88 temples and observe a rice planting ceremony before concluding your journey with a rafting trip through scenic Iya valley.
About Past & Present: Japan
Embark on a video journey through the rich culture and history of Japan! Enjoy the privilege of observing Sumo wrestlers in training before taking your place ringside at a traditional match. Mingle with the crowds at famous Senso-ji temple and participate in a wedding ceremony at the Meiji Shrine. Visit Osaka Castle, the ancient temples of Nara, and get swept up in the excitement of the Gion Matsuri celebration in Kyoto. Read along with the text as you watch the videos, then take a fun quiz to find out what you've learned.
Visit: Tokyo * Shiraoi * Noboribetsu * Kobe * Osaka * Nara * Kyoto * Kanazawa * The Iya Valley * And More!
Take a video tour of Japan with Past & Present: Japan. The special $4.99 sale price is a limited time offer that will be available July 21 and 22 only.
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