Japan

Beginning in the megatropolis of Tokyo, Sam will journey to the ancient imperial capital of Kyoto, bridging Japan's traditional past and its ultra-modern present.

From This Episode

Japanese students surround Samantha Brown in Kyoto. 960 1280

  

Samantha Brown gets into uniform at a sushi school. 960 1280

  

A geisha teaches Samantha Brown a drinking game in Kyoto. 960 1280

  

Samantha and the owner of Sushi Zanmai pose with a big blue-fin tuna. 960 1280

  

Samantha Brown and local guide Kumi sample sake and snacks at an old local bar in Kyoto. 960 1280

  

Samantha Brown learns how to saw dried bamboo from a professional craftsman. 960 1280

  

Samantha Brown poses in full geisha dress and makeup for a photo shoot. 960 1280

  

A cameraman films Samantha Brown as she walks across a bridge in the mountains of Kyoto. 960 1280

  

Samantha Brown has coffee and some furry company at a Cat Café in Tokyo. 960 1280

  

The production crew films a scene with Samantha Brown on top of a skyscraper in Tokyo. 960 1280

  

Samantha Brown and local guide Kumi stroll through a park in Kyoto during cherry blossom season. 960 1280

  

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