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Getting Fit – Ex-pat Friendly Gyms Around Nagoya

Mar 15, 2017 By Mark Guthrie

If like me you have gained a few extra pounds over the winter – Christmas and the various new year...[ Click to read more ]

“Peacecle” Rental Bicycles in Hiroshima – Easy!

Mar 15, 2017 By Jade Brischke

Spring is a great time to get out and take advantage of the lovely weather, and one of the best...[ Click to read more ]

A Wax a Day Keeps the Hair Away! Waxing in Hiroshima

Mar 15, 2017 By Jade Brischke

Western women (and some men!) who are used to having easy access to beauty salons that specialize in waxing are...[ Click to read more ]

Snoopy Museum Tokyo

Feb 27, 2017 By

Snoopy Museum Tokyo is a temporary museum open for two and one-half years, and the first Snoopy museum outside of the...[ Click to read more ]

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Getting fit – The Best Places to Run in Tokyo

Feb 27, 2017 By Mark Guthrie

If like me you have gained a few extra pounds over the winter - Christmas and the various new year...[ Click to read more ]

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Set Out for Hiroshima’s Best Morning Sets!

Feb 27, 2017 By Jade Brischke

If you're anything like me, breakfast during the week is a hurried affair and usually involves coffee and something quick...[ Click to read more ]

Getting to know you: Osu, Nagoya

Feb 26, 2017 By Mark Guthrie

Between Nagoya's central transport area of Meieki (Nagoya Station) in the west, and the lively shopping and commerce hub of  Sakae in...[ Click to read more ]

St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Nagoya 2017!

Feb 25, 2017 By Ray Proper

The Osu Shopping Arcade will be bopping to an Irish jig as throngs of people in green descend to partake...[ Click to read more ]

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Irish Pubs in Nagoya

Feb 24, 2017 By Mark Guthrie

[caption id="attachment_32139" align="aligncenter" width="650"] Pub Arco[/caption] Without wanting to lean on lazy stereotypes, there is something about the Irish and...[ Click to read more ]

Nagoya’s Best Bicycle Shops

Feb 24, 2017 By Mark Guthrie

Nagoya, with its wide roads and ample cycle paths, is a marvelous city to cycle around, so it is such...[ Click to read more ]