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  • Umami eases the language barrier for tourists in Japan
  • Umami eases the language barrier for tourists in Japan
    Moyan Brenn (2014) ©
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Umami eases the language barrier for tourists in Japan

In the run up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Japan is looking to attract more foreign visitors. But many tourists are put off visiting by the country's notoriously homogenous culture, which alienates non-Japanese speakers. Umami is an app making it easier for tourists to get a taste of local cuisine.

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