I looked forward to my Tokyo honeymoon this past May almost as much as I looked forward to my wedding. Take that back — I definitely had my eyes on Japan's style and culture long before I was ready to slow-dance and take vows with my boyfriend in front of everyone we've ever met.
Japan promised an insurmountable level of cultural shock in the most glorious of ways. Harajuku girls wearing outfits us Opening Ceremony basement sale-dwellers could only dream of! Delicious delicacies that would make friends' mouths water onto their phones! I couldn't have been more thrilled to see, taste, and snap it all until I arrived and discovered...so much of what we already had back home.
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Photo: A Statue of Liberty replica in Odaiba, Tokyo; Siqui Sanchez/Getty ImagesRead More