Your first trip to Japan is coming up and you want to be dressed to impress and prepared for anything! Before you know it, you have filled up a large rolling suitcase and are halfway through filling a backpack as well. You wonder if you can ship the gifts for your host family to make more room.
If you find yourself in this situation, step away from the packing area and take a deep breath. Thank you. Now, read on.
It is much more likely that you will wish you had brought less, than that you will regret not bringing more.