Tokaido Trail: Japan in 10 days

Tokaido Trail: Japan in 10 days

The Tokaido road was once the most important highway of the samurai, linking Edo (modern-day Tokyo) with the ancient capital of Kyoto.

Today Japan is almost unrecognisable from what it once was during the feudal period, but vestiges still remain from its ancient past. On this trip from hyper-modern Tokyo to the traditional heart of Kyoto, Kate treads in the footsteps of the samurai and discovers the many charms of modern Japan.