The 'Inaba Ladies"-ten American women spanning three family generations on a whirlwind tour of Japan. With good-natured chiding and humor, these shop-till-you-drop women amaze, frustrate, and charm their Japanese guides, family and friends as they trek from Mt. Fuji to Kumamoto. Middle-aged sansei Leslee Inaba Wong balances the demands of travel with her newly diagnosed diabetes, while maintaining her New York brashness, tenacity, and perspective throughout. Her journey begins as a tourist, and becomes an odyssey as she ...

Kumamoto Sojourn 2005, iUniverse, Bloomington IN

ISBN-13: 9780595374960

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