Hi, I am Kozo. Please call me Ko-Chan.
I have worked for steel making company for approximately 40 years. I have a lot of experiences of overseas business trip to U.S.A, Australia,China,South East Asia,and stayed in Brazil from 2011 to 2013 for the purpose of starting new business with the partner.
The reason why I obtained this license that I noticed Japanese beauty of distinct four seasons,originality of culture,delicious and healthy Japanese food and a lot of fascinating sightseeing spot and attraction, and I eager to emphasize those treasures of Japan to foreign tourists.
My personality is cheerful and social, and I like intercultural exchange with foreign people. My hobby is to play guitar and sing an American pops,Celtic traditional songs and Beatles. My most favorite singer is James Taylor.
I have studied all about Japanese culture and history and other things related to Japan, also I obtained the license of International Sake Sommelier, or Kikizake-Shi, so that I can explain all about Japanese Sake in detail and also can advise customers which one is go well with each Japanese cuisines. Of course I can introduce Sake Brewery where Sake tasting is available.
I have trained and experienced a lot of sightseeing spot such as Kyoto,Osaka,Himeji Mt.Koya,Nara,Tokyo,Kamakura,Hakone,Nikko,Hiroshima ,
I am very familiar with many sightseeing spot and attractions,so I can show you around not only popular historical sites and relics but also various activities such as Zen meditation,Tea ceremony with Geisha girls and experience of Japanese art craft work such as Inlaid work one hour with reasonable price.
I always enjoy guiding with my best hospitality and I can help all customers to make fantastic Memories in tours to Japan.
I am looking forward to seeing you, spending wonderful time with you.
With best regards
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