Globe Trekker

Central Japan

Friday, Jan 30, 3 p.m. on Create
Wednesday, Feb 18, 7 p.m. on Vermont PBS
Thursday, Feb 19, 11 a.m. on Vermont PBS Plus
Saturday, Feb 21, 11 a.m. on Vermont PBS Plus
Saturday, Feb 21, 10 p.m. on Vermont PBS Plus
Sunday, Feb 22, 3 a.m. on Vermont PBS Plus
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Megan's journey begins in Kyoto, where she explores the city's best flea market, meditates with a Buddhist monk, is entertained by geishas at a banquet and visits both the Fushimi Inari Shinto Shrine and the Toji Buddhist Temple, a World Heritage site. Then it's off to Osaka, where she visits a Cat Cafe and the Kidzania theme park. Megan travels to the home of the Ninja at Iga-Ueno, visits the site of a famous Samurai battle in Sekigahara, sails to the remote island of Sado and witnesses the dramatic Nada Fighting Festival in Himeji.
 

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