1S06 Japan From Your Armchair

Tutor/Facilitator Helen Devereux

Date: on/from Mon 21 Feb 2022 to Mon 4 Apr 2022
Frequency: Weekly
Class time: 9:30-10:30

Delivered ZOOM

Other information

A ten (10) week journey through Japan and all from comfort of your armchair. Ideal for anyone planning a trip to Japan or for those with an interest in Japanese culture, food and sights. Short films and slide show presentations.

We will look at
 Major cities and sights,
 Accommodation types – modern and traditional,
 Transportation – rail passes, shinkansen (speed trains), local trains, taxis and buses
 Navigating railway stations and airports  Understanding signs
 Currency
 Restaurants and reading menus
 Shopping
 Antiques
 Useful expressions
 Etiquette

TUTOR: Helen has visited Japan ten (10) times since 2001. With every trip, there have been new discoveries, new places to visit, new sights in places previously visited and always a desire to go back and see more.