By Sumiko Kajiyama
Written via neighborhood specialist Sumiko Kajiyama, Cool Japan is a three-part commute consultant that explores the center of jap tradition and must-see locations from a uniquely eastern standpoint. First, stopover at Kyoto, the place you will find 1,000 years of background from the traditional love tale the story of Genji to the conventional tea rite. Then head to Tokyo to adventure Japan’s state of the art capital, the place the 21st-century kawaii tradition collides with landmarks just like the Kabuki-za Theater and the Imperial Palace. For a unique viewpoint, enterprise open air town to the serene cities of Tohoku, the quarter mostly plagued by the 2011 tsunami catastrophe. Informative, pleasing, and important, this ebook is a perfect creation for any traveller searching for a deeper realizing of jap tradition, previous and present.
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Cool Japan: A Guide to Tokyo, Kyoto, Tohoku and Japanese Culture Past and Present (Museyon Guides) by Sumiko Kajiyama