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“When traveling to Japan bring your "Red Guide", since Tokyo has more Michelin rated restaurants than any other city in the world.”
Born and raised in Northern Japan for the first 20 years of my life, these days I travel back to my homeland once a year to keep updated on the country's latest happenings; restaurant and hotel openings; and ever-changing sightseeing options. I have personal relationships with owners and managers of luxury Japanese hotels all over the country; and ryokan, a type of Japanese inn, is my specialty. I've been selected as the top Japan & China Specialist (A-List agent) by Travel & Leisure magazine for the past five consecutive years and I was a featured panelist at the Kyoto luxury travel mart in 2010, and have arranged private Maiko dinners in Kyoto and Zen meditation sessions at the Daitokuji Temple in Kyoto. Who knows where your adventure will lead! Call or email me today and let's find out.
Arts & Crafts, Food, Reading & Writing, Sightseeing, Theater & Concerts
“Luggage shipping door to door is very inexpensive and dependable, mostly overnight, so you don't have to carry your large and heavy luggage…”
To truly understand a place as diverse and unique as Japan, you need nothing short of a local. Born and raised in this wonderful country, I am eager to share my understanding of Japan's rich history, language and culture. I'll make sure you see more than your average tourist (and then some) while traveling this exotic island. With 25 years of professional travel counseling under my belt, I can customize the trip to your specific needs -recommending the best museums, sightseeing, hotels and restaurants in each area. I'll take you past Tokyo and Kyoto, introducing you to less-traveled locations like Nara, Nikko or Kyushu. Call or email me today, and let me show you what I've known all of my life - that with a little planning and forethought, almost anything is possible in Japan.
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