May 12 - 25, 2015 (14 days)

Japan is extremely clean and safe, with one of the lowest crime rates in the world.  The public transit system is hightly efficient, clean, and punctual.  The food is nutritious and delish while it may seem very different to an American palate.   The people live in harmony and peace (also they are courteous and helpful).  The isolated geography has shaped the culture, food, and architecture.  Come join the group and experience what you have been missing!   

Price: $2,875
 - included: Hotel accommodations, Daily breakfast, Some lunches/dinners, Transportation between airports and cities, Tours/Admissions, International/Domestic flights 
 - excluded: TCC tuition, 7 lunches, 7 dinners
Itinerary: (schedule subject to change until 8/30)
 - 5/12 Depart TUL
 -     13 Arrive NRT (Tokyo)
             Fly to OKA (Okinawa)
 -     14 Okinawa TBA
 -     15 Okinawa TBA
 -     16 Fly to ITA (Osaka)
 -     17 Travel to Kyoto, visit Golden Pavilion, Ryoan Temple (zen rock garden), Kiyomizu Temple
 -     18 Osaka castle guided tour; travel to Tokyo (via bullet train)
 -     19 Tokyo TBA
 -     20 Tokyo TBA
 -     21 Travel to Utsunomiya
 -     22 visit Kiyohara Kita Elementary School; Welcome banquet
 -     23-24 Spend time with host family
 -     25 Transport to NRT (via shuttle), Depart NRT, Arrive TUL
Course Title:
JAPN 2323 International Seminar/Field Study (language skills not required)
Mariko Takahashi <>
Kinki Nippon, IACE travel