Yokoso: Visiting Japan

Japan is one of the world’s most popular tourist destinations. Join this class to learn about must-see places and useful tips for traveling there. Learn basic manners needed to enjoy authentic Washoku, a traditional Japanese cuisine which was added to UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage list in 2013. Discover how to fully experience Onsen, a Japanese-style hot spring spa. Master easy Japanese language for travel and interactions at the airport, hotel, and restaurants. Instructor: Tomoko Takagi



Start Date

November 7, 2020









Saturday, 2:30-4:30pm. Nov. 7

This class will meet online using Zoom. The zoom link and information on how to join will be emailed to you.
If you register the day before the class begins or after the first date, please contact zoom@ccae.org for the link.

Instructors: Tomoko Takagi


Tomoko Takagi

Tomoko Takagi was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan. She has a degree in Linguistics from Tokyo Woman’s Christian University focused on second language acquisition. She has worked in Intellectual Property field more than 15 years in US and Japanese law firms with considerable international business experiences. She teaches Japanese classes for business settings in companies and organizations, as well as for high school/college/graduate students, and also provides translation services for various business needs. Her other interests include traveling, reading, listening to music and watching competitive figure skating.