5 Reasons Japan Should Be Your Next Solo Travel Spot
If you watched season five of Girls, in which Shoshanna is living a fabulously quirky lifestyle in Tokyo, Japan, you too might already be completely obsessed with the idea of exploring this fascinating country. What you might not know, however, is that while it's a destination full of adventure, culture, and beauty, it's also a really great place to visit alone.
Japan always seemed to me to be entirely too far away and too exotic to ever visit by myself, but when my brother — who lives in Luxembourg — married a lovely Japanese girl, I took it as a sign. A sign that I should just pack my bags and explore the country of cherry blossoms by myself. So this Spring, I did exactly that. Here are five reasons it was one of the best travel decisions I've ever made.