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Kyoto\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003col\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eKyoto Station\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eKiyomizu-dera Temple\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eKinkaku (The Golden Pavilion)\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eGinkaku (The Silver Pavilion)\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eNijo Castle\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eSanjusangen-do \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eTenryu-ji Temple and Sagano\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eRyoan-ji Temple\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eFushimi Inari Shrine\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eGion\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ol\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eChapter 2 - Nara\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003col\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eTodai-ji Temple\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eKasuga Taisha Shrine \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eHoryu-ji Temple\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ol\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eChapter 3 - Osaka\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003col\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eKita and Minami\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eUmeda Sky Building and Floating Garden Observatory\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eOsaka Castle  \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ol\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eChapter 4 - Hiroshima\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003col\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003ePeace Memorial Park \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eMiyajima \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe Hakone Open-Air Museum\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ol\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eChapter 5 - Kurashiki\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003col\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eOhara Museum of Art\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ol\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eChapter 6 - Takamatsu\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003col\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eRitsurin Garden\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eTakamatsu Bonsai Village\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eIsamu Noguchi Garden Museum \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ol\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eChapter 7 - 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All About Japan: A Bilingual Travel Handbook for Visitors (West Japan)

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This is a bilingual book that explains the overview, histories, topics and best spots about each area in West Japan in a way that appeals to both Japanese who want to be interpreter-guides and visitors.

The author, Yoshie Matsumoto, has worked as an interpreter-guide for more than 30 years and guided tens of thousands of visitors around Japan.

Included with the text is an audiobook version of each chapter so that you’ll be able to listen as you walk around the recommended spots.

Contents

Chapter 1 - Kyoto

  1. Kyoto Station
  2. Kiyomizu-dera Temple
  3. Kinkaku (The Golden Pavilion)
  4. Ginkaku (The Silver Pavilion)
  5. Nijo Castle
  6. Sanjusangen-do 
  7. Tenryu-ji Temple and Sagano
  8. Ryoan-ji Temple
  9. Fushimi Inari Shrine
  10. Gion

Chapter 2 - Nara

  1. Todai-ji Temple
  2. Kasuga Taisha Shrine 
  3. Horyu-ji Temple

Chapter 3 - Osaka

  1. Kita and Minami
  2. Umeda Sky Building and Floating Garden Observatory
  3. Osaka Castle  

Chapter 4 - Hiroshima

  1. Peace Memorial Park 
  2. Miyajima 
  3. The Hakone Open-Air Museum

Chapter 5 - Kurashiki

  1. Ohara Museum of Art

Chapter 6 - Takamatsu

  1. Ritsurin Garden
  2. Takamatsu Bonsai Village
  3. Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum 

Chapter 7 - Art Islands of the Seto Inland Sea

  1. Naoshima
  2. Teshima
  3. Inujima

Chapter 8 - Nagasaki

  1. Glover Garden
  2. Peace Park
  3. Oura Church
  4. Urakami Cathedral
  5. Dejima

Chapter 9 - Okinawa

  1. Shuri Castle
  2. Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium

Japanese Title: 英語でガイドする日本 海外ゲストが行きたい西日本の名所

Pages: 320

Publishing Date: November 5th, 2019

ISBN: 978-4789017428

Book Size: B5

Languages: Japanese (Hiragana, Katakana, and Kanji), English