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Day Trips From Tokyo – Kamakura, the Kyoto of the East

Apr 17, 2017 By Bert Wishart

When tourist destinations claim to 'have it all', you can generally presume that this is short hand for 'there are a...[ Click to read more ]

Tokyo International Art Fair

Apr 16, 2017 By Admin

The Tokyo International Art Fair is the first commercial fair of Japan to establish an international network for Collectors to...[ Click to read more ]

Japanese Language Schools in Nagoya

Apr 12, 2017 By Ray Proper

Studying Japanese is an excellent way to make your time in Japan more valuable and fun, in addition to improving...[ Click to read more ]

Live Action Ninja Show in Osaka

Mar 28, 2017 By

A ninja was a covert agent in feudal Japan who engaged in espionage, sabotage, infiltration, assassination and guerrilla warfare on a...[ Click to read more ]

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Welcome the Warmer Weather with 6 Natural Escapes in Kobe

Mar 27, 2017 By Justin Hanus

Situated between the sea and an impressive mountain range, Kobe boasts an array of stunning outdoor escapes located within and...[ Click to read more ]

Yomiuri Giants and Hanshin Tigers – a Great Baseball Rivalry

Mar 26, 2017 By Bert Wishart

When the Tokugawa Shogunate finally wrested political control from Osaka and moved the seat of power to Edo in 1615,...[ Click to read more ]

Japan: Where the Streets Have No Name

Mar 25, 2017 By Justin Hanus

When Bono was writing "Where the Streets Have No Names" for U2 he was speaking metaphorically about social injustice on...[ Click to read more ]

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Clam Gathering at Nishikinohama Beach Park

Mar 24, 2017 By Justin Hanus

Although this park is most famous for sea bathing and various water sport activities from July to August each year,...[ Click to read more ]

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Family Fun at Moricoro Park

Mar 24, 2017 By Bert Wishart

When one thinks of Nagoya's parks there is a good chance that either Tsuruma Koen in Showa-ku or Meijo Koen...[ Click to read more ]