Sophie Friedman

Sophie is an American journalist based in Shanghai and New York. She writes for Conde Nast Traveler, AFAR, Forbes Travel Guide, and Fodor’s guidebooks. Her favorite things to do in Japan are eat and get lost in stationery stores. Find Sophie at @sophiefriedman.

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Tea in Japan

Japan is home to one of the world’s most venerable tea cultures, and is a tea lover’s paradise. Though best…

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