"The Slipper Exchange" Japan Local Custom Tip by xpythias

Japan Local Customs: 477 reviews and 616 photos

One you do need to know.. shoes off at the front door, slippers on. Slippers off at the bathroom, switch to bathroom slippers, and back again to regular slippers when you come out. Slippers once again off before stepping onto a tatami mat, stocking feet only.

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  • Written Aug 26, 2003
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