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5 Culture Shock Moments in Japan

5 Culture Shock Moments in Japan

Early this year, I boarded my first flight to Tokyo, Japan to study business abroad. I would be living about a forty-minute train commute from Shibuya -- perhaps the busiest sector of the city -- for an entire semester. My university was located in a separate part of the city, just a ten-minute train commute from the center of the action. This means I was front-and-center to a lot of nonstop action my entire time in Tokyo.

I learned a lot while studying abroad. Admittedly, I also had the assistance of classes to help with navigating culture and customs, but much...