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Flea and antique markets in Tokyo

May 29, 2018 By Mark Guthrie

One of the joys of living in a different country is absorbing its culture and aesthetics. One of the best...[ Click to read more ]

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Get Your Grill On – Nagoya’s BBQ Spots

May 29, 2018 By Mark Guthrie

The Japanese have something of a love/hate relationship with the summer months. As soon as the mercury climbs above 25...[ Click to read more ]

Japanese Classes in Kobe

May 29, 2018 By Justin Hanus

If you've recently moved to Japan, you might be thinking about learning the language to help you communicate with the...[ Click to read more ]

Ise Ebi Matsuri (Lobster Festival)

May 29, 2018 By Mark Guthrie

For much of the world, there is little more decadent than dining out on lobster. However, here in Japan, lobster...[ Click to read more ]

Getting Up Close and Personal at Nagoya’s Sumo Stables

May 29, 2018 By Mark Guthrie

The sumo season centers around six fifteen-day major competitions, or 'honbasho', throughout the year, with three events held in Tokyo...[ Click to read more ]

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Getting Away in Japan: Kanagawa

May 29, 2018 By Mark Guthrie

Though Kanagawa Prefecture is often dismissed as 'that bit next to Tokyo', you shouldn't let its relatively small stature when...[ Click to read more ]

Rice Planting Events in Hiroshima

May 29, 2018 By Matt Mangham

I always recommend venturing out of the city if you can. Rural Hiroshima Prefecture is a knockout, and this is...[ Click to read more ]

Visit Miyoshi City in Hiroshima Prefecture

May 29, 2018 By Matt Mangham

I’ve already tried to lure you out to Mibu’s rice fields this June. At the risk of being too insistent...[ Click to read more ]

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Hiroshima’s Toukasan Festival

May 29, 2018 By Matt Mangham

For four hundred years, Hiroshima’s Toukasan festival has marked the arrival of summer for locals. Stretching over three days on...[ Click to read more ]

Leave Your Mobile Battery Behind with Charge-Spot

May 29, 2018 By Jason Gatewood

Back in the days of flip phones, Japan what noted for having some seriously nice phones that could do almost...[ Click to read more ]

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