We all go to Japan with high hopes, and most people leave with them met. After a quick adventure into the trend-setting asian country, you feel drunk on difference, weirdness and the word you’ll feel describes it best: uniqueness. You believe you’ve seen what Japan is all about, that you’ve managed to go somewhere that still preserves its true flair, even though you are not the first nor the last one there. Everyone you know probably has been or is planning to go to Japan: no wonder, it’s an incredible place no matter the reason you visit or the perspective…

Guille Álvarez

Freelance Journalist & Political Scientist. Storyteller, travel writer & music lover. From Barcelona, now living in Hamburg, Germany

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