Gateway to Japan has 37 ratings and 2 reviews. Marie said: Absolutely the best guidebook on Japan, ever. I hope that Kodansha releases an updated version. Buy Gateway to Japan (Kodansha Guide) 3rd Revised edition by June Kinoshita, Nicholas Palevsky (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Buy Gateway to Japan (Kodansha Guide) 2nd Revised edition by June Kinoshita, Nicholas Palevsky (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store.
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Very, if at times all too complete, history, background, what to see, where to stay still reasonably good and an excellent introduction to the nation’s culture. Japan, with perhaps the most varied culture in the world today, presents astounding and delightful choices: Jonathan rated it liked it Feb 09, jue Jiro Jiro rated it it yb amazing Aug 23, For those who like festivals, there’s a complete schedule of the important ones by month.
Tokyo Maze — 42 Walks in and around the Japanese Capital: What can I say? The text follows the same organization and is, in effect, a series of mini-itineraries. Credit-card information is supplied for every establishment for which the information was available. Are you a frequent reader or book collector?
May rated it it was amazing Apr 04, One person found this helpful. I primarily used this book and the Eyewitness Japan guide for sightseeing. We simmered in an out-of-the-way mountain hot spring. There are excellent write-ups on the various periods of Japanese art and history, Japanese religions, castles, villas and gardens and so forth. Althea Ann rated it it was ok Jun 09, Your order is also backed by our In-Stock Guarantee! Most of the chapters conclude with a list of recommendations.
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But so does Gateway. Ana rated it liked it Jul 20, Note that during peak vacation periods Mar. Railway travel in Japan operates with clockwork efficiency, but it is expensive. We stayed in temple lodgings and ate elaborate vegetarian gatway served by monks. I read many reviews of Japan guidebooks and bought severalof them.
The only glaring weakness was finding sights using the maps in the book. The Japan Rail Pass can be a money saver depending on your itinerary.
– Gateway to Japan (Kodansha Guide) by June Kinoshita; Nicholas Palevsky
See all 37 reviews. Mattias Indy rated it really liked it Mar 12, Books by June Kinoshita. And I found the star rankings of sights, restaurants and accommodations quite reliable. Majority of the contents are timeless, despite of the fact that this edition was published in Please try again later.
This book was, by far, the best.
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