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Coming up, Dec. 19: Art Deco Tour in Tokyo, in English!
Japan’s cultural offerings are hard to access if you don’t know Japanese. Few museums provide more than cursory signage in English, and tours and audio guides are generally only in Japanese. Foreign visitors understandably feel frustrated with the experience they … Continue reading
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