From sushi and sake, Onsen pools and natural wonders – Here’s a trip to the best bits of Japan without leaving Australia’s backyard. Who says you need a passport to experience the best bits of Japan? Overseas travel plans may be cancelled in 2020 because of coronavirus, but National Geographic’s “Best of the World 2021” list will transport jet setters to dreamy escapes they can book when the time is right. The list features 25 awe-inspiring destinations for post-pandemic travel encouraging readers to “Dream now, go later”. “While the pandemic has brought our journeys to a standstill, it has not quieted our curiosity,” National Geographic editors said.