A great friend while traveling!
The Reporter's Notebook
Last updated 8/19/2020 at 8am
The English language is the best friend while traveling in most countries.
In all my travels in Asia, the one most constant thing was that English was spoken and understood in every country.
Part of the reason was the influence of English colonialism, and the fact that most people study English as a second language.
While English is prevalent in both Japan and Hong Kong, Sometimes natives seek...