Meaning

Primary

Trip

Alternative

Travel

Word Type

noun, する verb, の adjective

Explanation

When you go on a trip you're taking a trip. This is travel. You should try to do this occasionally! Perhaps a nice 旅行 to Japan?

Reading

りょこう
Kyoko
(Tokyo accent, female)
Kenichi
(Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.

Context

Patterns of Use

  • 旅行〜
  • 旅行を〜
  • 旅行に〜
  • 旅行の〜
  • 〜旅行

Common Word Combinations

  • 旅行会社
    travel agency
    旅行者
    traveler
    旅行中
    in the midst of traveling
  • 旅行をする
    to travel
    旅行を楽しむ
    to enjoy a trip
    旅行を考える
    to think about traveling
  • 旅行に出る
    to set off on a trip
    旅行に出かける
    to go out on a trip
    旅行に行く
    to go on a trip
  • 旅行の予定
    travel schedule
    旅行の話
    travel story
    旅行の思い出
    travel memories
  • 国内旅行
    domestic travel
    海外旅行
    overseas travel
    家族旅行
    family vacation

Context Sentences

夏休みは、家族旅行でキューバに行く予定です。

We're planning on going to Cuba for a family trip during summer vacation.

大学をそつ業する前に、東南アジアを旅行したいんだよね。

I want to travel around Southeast Asia before graduating from university.

私の旅行の話を聞きたいのは分かるんだけど、それより、まずは私がいない間どうしてたのか教えてよ。

I know you want to ask about my trip, but first things first, how have you been while I've been away?

Kanji Composition