Offers an introduction to the social, cultural and political history of modern Japan. This book weaves social and political developments and balances a micro with a macro approach, introducing details...
The world's best full-colour travel guides just got better. This volume in the award-winning "Eyewitness" series shows Japan as it has never been shown before. This book helps you explore shrines and ...
Situating itself within contemporary Japan, this edited collection raises questions about globalization, Japan's relationships with other Asian countries, and the continued importance of U.S.-Japan re...
AdvantagesA quiet rural city combining history with modern attractions.
DisadvantagesWithout a car its time consuming and sometimes expensive to get to some of the outlying sites.
AdvantagesA great adventure
DisadvantagesLeave that handkerchief at home!
AdvantagesSuccessful communication feels like an achievement
DisadvantagesIt pays to invest some time and effort