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10 Things that Make Japan so Unique!

When you’ve never been to Japan and someone asks you, “Tell me what you think Japan is like?” you’re most likely going to give answers like, “I’m sure there’s a lot of sushi, anime things, and cosplay!” which may be true. But the things that make Japan so unique are really the small things in daily life here! So let me just point out 10 things that make Japan so unique from anywhere else! Japanese fashion Like you expect, if you go to certain parts of Tokyo (mostly Harajuku) you’ll see plenty of people dressed up like manga and anime characters. That’s not the end of Tokyo fashion. There are

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Just Arrived in Tokyo? Try This 4-Day Itinerary for Starters

Visiting the world’s largest city with an astounding 37.6 million inhabitants (yep, bring your map and be well prepared) can be just as overwhelming as it is exciting. Planning what to do, where to go, and what to see in Tokyo, may prove to be somewhat of a daunting task, even for the travel savvy.  You’ve got the guidebooks, the blogs, the news clips, friends’ recommendations, TripAdvisor, Lonely Planet, Facebook, Twitter, and all the social media outlets bombarding you with info-overload. How do you fit it all in, and how do make heads or tails of it all? What do you do and how do you go about doing it?

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