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The Worst Things You Can Do In Japan

Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | Views [3380]

One of the most interesting aspects of travel can be understanding the quirks and idiosyncrasies that make up a culture. But when it comes to Japan, their unique collection of modern rituals, social faux pas and unwritten rules of society could fill ... Read more >

Tags: advice, japan, travel

Tea is for Japan

Monday, 4 Jan 2010 | Views [7080] | Comments [1]

"It has not the arrogance of wine, the self-consciousness of coffee, nor the simpering innocence of cocoa". Etched onto the pages of The Book of Tea , this endearing opinion is a ready-made motto for the world’s most popular beverage. ... Read more >

Tags: ant stone, japan travel tips, japanese culture, tea ceremony japan

Culture Shock in Japan

Friday, 18 Dec 2009 | Views [14618]

When visiting a new place, some level of culture shock is inevitable. You are surrounded by a different culture - the traditions, cuisine, mannerisms, beliefs may all be foreign to you. However, this "culture shock" is in essence one of ... Read more >

Tags: crowds, holiday, japan, japanese food, karaoke, tokyo, trains, transportation



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