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The Shibuya Stream Complex

Sep 27, 2018 By Jason Gatewood

With its constant stream of people, iconic street crossing, and of course one of the most recognizable canine mascots in...[ Click to read more ]

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Saijo Sake Festival in Higashi Hiroshima

Sep 27, 2018 By Matt Mangham

In early October of every year, Hiroshima Prefecture’s Saijo town (part of Higashi-Hiroshima) lets its hair down for a massive,...[ Click to read more ]

Tokyo Oktoberfest 2018

Sep 26, 2018 By Jason Gatewood

We've said it before, and we'll say it again: Japan loves beer. So it's no surprise there's an Oktoberfest festival...[ Click to read more ]

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Tackling Tokyo on Two Wheels

Sep 26, 2018 By Jason Gatewood

As sure as you'll find vending machines, convenience stores, and a small shrine in the average Japanese neighborhood, you'll find...[ Click to read more ]

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Takehara Shokei-no-michi Candle Festival near Hiroshima

Sep 26, 2018 By Matt Mangham

If you missed the Onomichi Lantern Festival on the 13th, or you were blown away by it and wanted more,...[ Click to read more ]

Onomichi Lantern Festival Near Hiroshima

Sep 26, 2018 By Matt Mangham

Onomichi’s Lantern Festival (Onomichi Akari Matsuri) makes for a perfect way to see this jewel of a small city and...[ Click to read more ]

Seki Cutlery Festival in Gifu

Sep 26, 2018 By Ray Proper

Seki is a small city in the center of Japan, located in the northern Mino region of Gifu Prefecture.  Seki...[ Click to read more ]

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Family Friendly Halloween Activities in Tokyo

Sep 11, 2018 By Ray Proper

Once upon a time in Tokyo, celebrating Halloween meant dressing up in a costume and riding the Yamanote Line around the...[ Click to read more ]

Find Your Halloween Costume in Tokyo

Sep 10, 2018 By Ray Proper

Halloween is rapidly approaching so get your costume soon because  leaving your costume to the last minute and dressing as "an axe murderer, because...[ Click to read more ]

Find your Halloween Costume in Nagoya

Sep 10, 2018 By

Halloween is rapidly approaching, and we want to remind you that leaving your costume to the last minute, and dressing...[ Click to read more ]