Essential Basic Japanese Greetings and Phrases

The shop front of a local shot

Your introduction to some basic Japanese greetings and phrases to make your trip a little more enjoyable. Learning some basic Japanese before your trip will ensure your well equipped to prevent stress during simple events such as navigating a taxi driver or asking where the bathroom is. Landing in Japan is a surreal experience. If, like me, you had an overnight flight without a wink of shut-eye then you’ll be craving some sleep. Oh, and a shower after being crammed in-between two over-sized men for the past 10 hours. All that aside, I can’t contain my excitement each time I […]