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What souvenir encompasses the real quintessence of Japan? 

A professional guide-interpreter introduces 139 special OMIYAGE (“souvenirs” in Japanese) based on a career`s worth of accumulated knowledge. Here comes the portable advisor for your OMIYAGE hunting in Japan! 

Japan has become one of the most popular destinations among travelers. But visitors often wonder, “What souvenir should I choose to remind me of my best memory in Japan?”“What is the quintessence of Japanese culture?” and “What is something I can only find in Japan?”  
 
This book answers these questions, giving traveler-oriented advice about Japanese souvenirs from Government-Licensed Guide Interpreter Misao Toyoshima who guides more than 200 guests around Japan per year. 

In addition to being a guidebook for your souvenir hunting, you can enjoy humorous anecdotes from Toyoshima`s guiding experience and discover the real Japanese culture through beautiful pictures of authentic products MADE IN JAPAN. Please find your own treasure from Japan with this book full of useful tips only an insider knows. 

Item introduction varies widely from must-buy items to surprising choices. Toyoshima also includes new and inventive ideas from his tour guests on how to use souvenirs.

Binding Style: Softcover
Pages: 120
Format: H188mm × W130mm
Date published: 05/15/2018
Local retail price: 1500JPY
ISBN: 978-4-87758-780-2

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