The ‘world’s greatest living travel writer’ has spent 32 years in Japan. Here’s what he’s observed.

Pico Iyer headshot

  • Pico Iyer is the author of eight works of nonfiction and two novels. The following is an excerpt from his book, “A Beginner’s Guide to Japan: Observations and Provocations.”

There are eleven arrows on the sign above you, as you disembark in Kyoto Station. They point left, right, straight ahead and backwards. In the middle is a question mark.

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Source : BusinessInsider.Com

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