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Conserving Electricity: Lower your Electric Bill in Japan!

Oct 25, 2018 By Mita

You may not have known it, but you may come from a country with comparably cheap power.  Japan is a...[ Click to read more ]

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Castles in and Around Nagoya

Oct 24, 2018 By Mark Guthrie

[caption id="attachment_31317" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Inuyama Castle[/caption] When it comes to reputation for historical importance, Nagoya and Aichi are often unfairly...[ Click to read more ]

Christmas Present Ideas From Japan

Oct 22, 2018 By Mark Guthrie

Whether you love it or loathe it, Christmas shopping time is pretty much here. Personally, I'm in the latter camp....[ Click to read more ]

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KPB Theatre Nagoya’s Production of Gerry in The Attic

Oct 22, 2018 By Ray Proper

KPB Theatre Presents Gerry in The Attic THINK OF THE POSSIBILITIES... Set in the English countryside, the residents of the Meadowlark...[ Click to read more ]

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Koyo, or Fall Colors in Nagoya

Oct 21, 2018 By Ray Proper

The Japanese are very conscience of the seasons changing around them, often celebrating little, or not so little, milestones between...[ Click to read more ]

How to Play Pachinko

Oct 15, 2018 By Justin Hanus

As gambling for money is illegal in Japan, you’ll find none of the slot machines that are common in casinos...[ Click to read more ]

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Thanksgiving Dining in Kansai

Oct 15, 2018 By Justin Hanus

Although Japan has its own Thanksgiving Day in November, the holiday isn't celebrated in quite the same style as in...[ Click to read more ]

Day Trips: Miyama, Kyoto’s Mountain Retreat

Oct 15, 2018 By Mark Guthrie

Just 30 kilometers from the hustle and bustle of the tourist mecca that is Kyoto city sits Miyata, a beautiful...[ Click to read more ]

Nagoya’s Expat Bars

Oct 15, 2018 By Mark Guthrie

While coming to Japan is all very exciting, and it's interesting meeting new people and going on new adventures, sometimes...[ Click to read more ]

Seeking Nagoya’s Sushi

Oct 15, 2018 By Mark Guthrie

Think 'Japanese food,' and your mind automatically goes to sushi, doesn't it? It is the food that typifies the nation,...[ Click to read more ]