This beautifully photographed Japan travel pictorial features all the most famous sites in Japan along with extensive notes and even maps.
Shop along tree-lined streets filled with exclusive boutiques, stroll in ancient temple grounds, strike a business deal on the thirty-second floor of a chrome-and-glass skyscraper, get swept up in the crowds, or sip sake with newfound friends in a bustling neighborhood pub.
Tokyoonce a maze of rice-paddies and quiet wooded villages called Edois now a tableaux of old and new, where wooden houses meet modern skyscrapers on streets with no names. Welcome to the gateway of the twenty-first century.
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About the Author
Narumi Yasuda is a leading Japanese landscape photographer whose work has appeared on calendars, and in numerous magazines and publications, including Nippon: Land of Beauty and Tradition and Japan: An Invitation (Tuttle).
Leza Lowitz holds a degree in English literature from UC Berkeley and a master's degree in creative writing from SFSU. She is the cotranslator of the art history book Japan: Spirit and Form (Tuttle) and has been a lecturer in English at Tokyo University.