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Hospitality? Foreign tourists see 'Galapagos-pitality'

Foreign tourists enjoy a meal at a restaurant in Japan.

TOKYO -- Top-notch Japanese service is a source of pride for the population. It is also, in many ways, a myth.

     Foreign tourists that come to Japan often expect to arrive in a high-tech utopia populated by the world's most courteous people. They are often disappointed.

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