Journeys in Japan

Journeys In Japan

Karatsu: Festival Floats, Deep Community Spirit

In the port city of Otaru (Hokkaido), Icis Berns discovers the rich history of herring fishing and glassware.On this program, get to know the real Japan and discover useful travel tips.

Tuesday, May 4 at 4:30 am on 12.4

additional airdates

  • Monday, May 3 at 6:30 pm on 12.4
  • Monday, May 3 at 11:30 pm on 12.4
  • Tuesday, May 4 at 9:30 am on 12.4
  • Tuesday, May 4 at 12:10 pm on 12.4
  • Tuesday, May 4 at 3:30 pm on 12.4

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series description

In JOURNEYS IN JAPAN, English-speaking visitors travel the length of Japan exploring the culture, meeting local people, visiting historic sites, and offering travel hints rarely found in guidebooks. The series provides an eye-opening look at the many unique places to visit in Japan.