The following video was made by an American who introduces the tradition and culture of Japan. Do you think he portrayed Japan accurately? If you do, please tell us which points you liked. If you disagree, please tell us how he could improve his presentation.


  1. Introduction 0-1:07
  2. Koya-san (Buddhism, Kukai) 2:08-7:58
  3. Japan’s tourism 7:59-10:52
  4. Meiji Shrine (Shintoism) 10:53-16:12
  5. Washoku 16:13-22:06
  6. Conclusion 22:07-end