B:How are you?
I'm fine, thank you
A:Have a seat, please.
A:May I have your name, please?
My name is ....
A:Where do you live?
I live in .... City, Tokyo
B:Where is .... City?
It is west side of Tokyo
B:How long did it take to come here?
It took about one hour,,,aaa,,,one and a half hour.
B:Huh... What is your town's specialty?
Well. There is a lot of greenery...
There is a small mountain near my house and it's a small town, so it has a cozy atmosphere
B:OK, now I'm asking you some question. I like skiing, where do you recommend?
I recommend you go to Hokkaido, especially Niseko area.
Niseko is very famous for its powder snow.
Also, it is very popular among not only Japanese, but also Australians nowadays.
B:Is there any nearer place?
Yes, then how about Nagano Prefecture?
The Olympic game was held in Nagano several years ago, so it is also a good place for skiing.
B:How do I get there?
You can get on the bullet train, shinkansen, from Ueno station to Nagano Prefecture.
B:All right, good. I'll ask about history. Who was the last Shogun?
The last Shogun was Yoshinobu Tokugawa, the last shogun of Tokugawa shogunate. He gave back his political power to the emperor.
B:Why did he give it back?
Because Japan needed to establish a new government instead of Tokugawa shogunate. The Meiji Restoration took place in 1868 and new government was established, the new government established new Japan.
B:OK. Tell me about one of the most famous factory.
Toyota is one of the most famous companies. Toyota became world No.1 car maker overtaking GM lately.
B:Ah. Can I visit their factory?
Well, I'm not sure, but I think you can visit one of their factories in Toyota city in Aichi Prefecture.
B:Ok, thank you. This is the last question, Why do you want became a tour guide?
I'm very interested in cultural exchange because my major was international relations when I was in college. Also, I like to talk with people who have different backgrounds, so I'd like to tell them about Japan as well as learn about other countries.
B:Good. Well done. Thank you.
Thank you very much.