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Japan Visitor recommends 'Amy's Guide to Best Behavior in Japan'

Michael Palmer - Sunday, June 09, 2019

"You are headed to Japan for the first time and you've heard Japanese are very courteous and that good manners are very important in their country...

Chavez covers about every situation where manners are important in Japan, from transportation and accommodation to food and drink consumption to business meetings, dating, weddings, cell phones, etc. It is 140 pages of how to be on your best behavior."

A Big thank you to Marshall Hughes at Japan Visitor for his review of Amy's Guide to Best Behavior in Japan. Check out the full review here:  https://www.japanvisitor.com/japan-books/culture-books-3#amy

And grab a copy of the book here: https://www.stonebridge.com/catalog/amys-guide-to-best-behavior-in-japan
 


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