Food Sample Culture | Southern Tohoku | Hokuou Joshi : Swedish Girl Åsa Discovers Japan All Over Again (24)

The rest of Japan's even more mysterious than Tokyo! Åsa, a manga artist from Stockholm, Sweden, sets off to discover a side of Japan she’s never seen before. Her travels take her to southern Tohoku, Fukuoka, Okinawa, Hiroshima, and Kyoto. There are all-new surprises and touching moments in store for her every step of the way. Read on and discover the quirks of Japan all over again through Åsa’s eyes in this essay comic!

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Åsa’s comment

I’ve sampled food in department stores and stuff back in Tokyo, too, but it couldn’t compare to all the choices I had here. I felt like I was at a buffet! I couldn’t get enough of those glazed mushrooms!! I was so sad when I finished eating them…

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