Japan - Understand Japan & Survival Guide (Chapter)
All the info you need on everything from history, sumo wrestling, ikebana and ryokan to flights, public transport, climate, money, the internet... you name it. Get tips for women travellers, gay and lesbian travellers and travellers with disabilities, as well as handy language guide and glossary.
- a rundown on geisha culture and arts
- info on anime films and manga comics
- full coverage of Japanese cuisine and how to order its specialties
- details on Japanese architecture, both ancient and modern
Coverage includes: Japan Today, History - from Ancient Japan to the Modern Period, Japan Today, The People of Japan: Lifestyle, Religion, Population, Women in Japan, Japanese Cuisine: Eating Etiquette, Shokudō, Izakaya, Yakitori, Sushi & Sashimi, Sukiyaki & Shabu-shabu, Tempura, Ramen, Soba & Udon, Unagi, Tonkatsu, Okonomiyaki, Kaiseki, Sweets, Vegetarians & Vegans, Drinks, Arts: Ceramics, Shikki, Painting, Calligraphy, Ukiyo-e, Ikebana, Nō, Kabuki, Bunraku, Rakugo, Butō, Literature, Music, Cinema, Anime, Studio Ghibli, Manga, Architecture: Shrines, Temples & Castle, Traditional Homes, Contemporary Architecture, Traditional Japanese Accommodation: Ryokan, Minshuku, Shukubō, Sport: Sumo, Baseball, Soccer, Martial Arts, Living Art of the Geisha, Environment: The Land, Wildlife, National Parks, Environmental Issues, Directory A–Z, Transport and Language.
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