While living in China, we only visited Japan once, to ski/snowboard in Niseko—a breathtaking experience that we would highly recommend for any ski enthusiast.
It is also where Dale fell in love…with Japanese toilets and all of their wizardry. Initially freaked out by “the wand,” we’re hoping that Darcie warms up to these gadgets during the trip. Their performance is actually much more, um, effective, and environmentally friendly, than our US toilet and TP routine
Plus we both love Japanese food and were interested in the culture. Since Delta had nonstop flights between Minneapolis and Tokyo, we made it our first stop