Japan Nutz and Bolts Travel Articles

 
Slip-Ups and Slip-Ons: A Walk Through a Japanese Home
Dean Moriarty navigates footwear and cutoms in Japanese homes.
Tokyo Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Tokyo Where is it located?: Tokyo is eastern Japan close to the north Pacific. Why do people go there?: Tokyo is the capital of Japan. Perhaps one of the most expensive destinations in Asia, Tokyo is the land of sumo, sushi and kimono, a land where the delicate kimono clad lady […]
Osaka Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Osaka Where is it located?: Osaka is central Japan on the Yodo-gawa and the Tasbori-gawa rivers. Why do people go there?: Travelers describe Osaka as a place that makes you feel as though you’re stuck inside a pinball machine. How do travelers get there?: Not only does Osaka have an international […]
Japan Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Japan Where is it?: Japan is in eastern Asia, east of the Korean Peninsula. Why do people go here?: Japan is an enigma. It is the land of sumo, sushi and kimono, a land where the delicate kimono clad lady fights against drunken salary men for a seat on the subway. A […]