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Japan is a country defined by contrasts; a land where ancient culture and cutting edge technology meet. From geishas and cherry blossoms to bullet trains and gadgets, you’ll be struck by its rush for the future and respect for the past.


Why Go

For the hi-tech, modern cities, ancient temples, excellent food, natural wonders, and warmth of the Japanese people.

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13 American Words with Completely Different Meanings Overseas

July 03, 2014 by Tommy Burson

Britain, Ireland, Scotland, Australia, and many others countries speak the English language. But sometimes talking with the locals there can feel as foreign to ... Read More »

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9 Words That Don’t Exist in English But Perfectly Describe Your Travels

June 27, 2014 by Tommy Burson

Travel is filled with emotions. Anytime you go somewhere, you're giving yourself the chance to be delighted, to fall in love, to feel out of place, to find ... Read More »

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8 (Slightly Odd) Spa Treatments for Stress Relief from Around the World

June 23, 2014 by Tommy Burson

Relaxation takes form in all shapes and sizes. To some, an afternoon coffee with a pastry eases away the tension better than a full-body massage. To others, ... Read More »

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10 Quirky Local Customs Travelers Should Know

June 18, 2014 by Tommy Burson

Flight: booked. Hotel: reserved. Language podcasts: Completed. What else do you need to prepare before jetting off on vacation? Most of us would probably never ... Read More »

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8 Majestic Light Shows Around the World

June 16, 2014

By day, Uljanik is one of the oldest working shipyards in the world. By night, the eight cranes here turn into colorful spotlights that can be programmed to over ... Read More »

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