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【Teaser Trip】Hiroshima / Waste, how complicating!!

History Culture Experience
1,000 JPY - / person
About 0.5 hours
Language: English

What we'll do

This is Episode 1 of the 8-part series of Naruho-Do! Japan.
Many people visiting Japan are often surprised to see how little littering on the roads in Japan. Yes! Handling wastes is one of the inevitable chores and the way is quite different among cities in Japan. Taking Hiroshima city as an example, which has one of the most serious rules to sort household refuse at home before carrying into the disposing facilities, Mee will let you know how people in Hiroshima manage to do that. Let’s try to sort some trash correctly with Mee!

Details

Price per person (tax included)
1,100 JPY - / person
Max participants
Up to 10 people
Languages
Hosted in English
Communication tools
Please download Zoom in advance.
Purpose
Best for learning Japan
Things you need to know before the tour

-The teaser trips will be held using Zoom meetings.
-Personal computers and smartphones can be used to participate, but when using a smartphone,
please be sure to download the Zoom application in advance.
-The URL for the teaser trip will be sent to the email address you used to register no later than one hour before the start time.
-The meeting room will open to participants five minutes before the start of the teaser trip.
-Participants may join the teaser trip even if the start time has passed. However, please note that we
will not be able to receive or respond to messages after the trip begins.
-Please make sure that your microphone is off and your camera is on during the teaser trip.
-Depending on the internet connection on the day of the teaser trip, there may be issues with the
sound or video. We ask for your patience and understanding.
-Any internet or data fees incurred by participation in the teaser trips are the sole responsibility of the
participant.
-In order to avoid any mishaps or trouble, the teaser trips may be recorded.
-The company and the WOW U-mediators (guides) will not be responsible for any malfunctions of
participants’ computers, smartphones, or tablets that may occur during the teaser trips.
-Reservations cannot be canceled after payments have been made. Please double check your
reservation before finalizing your purchase.

Highlights

  1. 1
    Reason why there is little littering on the road in Japan.

  2. 2
    How to sort household refuse: Hiroshima VS Tokyo

    Be a Hiroshima resident, and sort trash correctly.

  3. 3
    Small Japanese Lesson

    Today’s Japanese lesson is “Iine,” which means “Like!”

Naruho_Do_Japan

We’re Hiroshima Locals!!

We’re Hiroshima Locals!! Aren’t you interested in Japanese real life? How are Hiroshima locals leading their lives? We will whisper you “naruhodo” (I’ve got it) in Japan, bringing YOU 8 different “REAL” Japanese daily lives at 2 p.m. every Wednesday (JST) as follows: Episode 1: Waste, how complicating!! (Jul. 21) / Episode 2: Awesome Foundation of Japan: Rice and Water (Jul. 28) / Episode 3: Reducing Our Carbon Footprint: Shimanami Kaido Cycling (Aug. 4) / Episode 4: Taking Care of Ancestors (Aug. 11) / Episode 5: Unique Japanese Vending Machines! (Aug. 18) / Episode 6: Lifelong Sports: Tennis, Baseball and Japan’s Universal, National Radio Exercise!? (Aug. 25) / Episode 7: Dos and Don’ts in Japan (Sep. 1) / Episode 8: Tiny Houses and Compact Life (Sep. 8) / In addition, at the end of each episode, you will get to know a useful Japanese/Hiroshima phrase and its setting for surviving in Japan. We’re looking forward to seeing you soon!!

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