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Dive into the thrilling and serene world of Shinto monks, street food vendors, anime characters, Okinawan centenarians, technological innovators, J-Pop megastars, ancient philosophers, onsen dwellers and so many more.
There are so many ways to fall in love with Japan. It’s home to one of the world’s most unique cultures: a perfectly balanced celebration of past traditions; the vibrancy of now and the need to look fearlessly into the future.
From architecture to martial arts; from ramen to robots; kawaii to Kusama; ikigai to ikebana; towering skyscrapers to shrines - Be More Japan uncovers the art and creativity behind modern Japanese living through its kaleidoscope of contrasting places, people and practices.
With beautiful design throughout and with each page alive with facts, history and inspiration, Be More Japan invites you to absorb a little Japanese wisdom into your daily life.
From the Publisher
Be More Japan takes you on a journey of discovery across Japan, exploring the country’s delicate balancing act of holding on to timeless traditions while enjoying all the benefits of modern life and looking fearlessly into the future.
Understand what makes Japanese culture so unique and fascinating by experiencing its contrasting pleasures—enjoy the fleeting beauty of the cherry blossoms, join a raucous summer festival or savor the precision of the tea ceremony.
From architecture to martial arts; from ramen to robots; kawaii to Kusama; ikigai to ikebana; skyscrapers to Shinto shrines—Be More Japan uncovers the art of Japanese living through its kaleidoscope of contrasting places, people and practices.
Whether you’re planning a trip or just love all things Japan—Be More Japan helps you to absorb and adopt a little Japanese wisdom into your daily life.