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Getting Theatrical at Nagoya’s Kabuki Cafe

Dec 27, 2016 By Mark Guthrie

When one thinks of Japanese high art, alongside haiku, ukiyo-e, and the movies of Yasujiro Ozu, kabuki is most probably one...[ Click to read more ]

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A ‘Pizza’ the action – Authentic Italian Pizza in Nagoya

Dec 27, 2016 By Mark Guthrie

While Japan is well known for its glorious food, no matter how much you love sushi, tempura, or shabushabu, there...[ Click to read more ]

Countryside Hospitality Just a Drive Away from Hiroshima

Dec 26, 2016 By Jade Brischke

Until this year I had never heard of Ohnan Town and even now when I mention the name to local Japanese...[ Click to read more ]

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In Hiroshima, Owl you Need is Coffee!

Dec 22, 2016 By Jade Brischke

If you’ve exhausted all the cat cafes in Hiroshima and you’re looking for something new, why not head to the...[ Click to read more ]

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Tokyo’s High Rise City Views

Dec 21, 2016 By Mark Guthrie

Whether you love or loathe the hustle and bustle of the big city, there are no two ways about it:...[ Click to read more ]

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Take an Authentic Japanese Cooking Class in Kyoto

Dec 21, 2016 By Justin Hanus

One of the most memorable and exciting aspects of traveling or living among a different culture is exploring the cuisine....[ Click to read more ]

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New Year’s Celebrations in Osaka: Ring in the Good Luck 2017

Dec 21, 2016 By Justin Hanus

Winter fun seeking in Osaka is an invigorating blend of the traditional and the modern. Consider the age-old practice of...[ Click to read more ]

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Strap on Your Skates in Kansai This Winter

Dec 21, 2016 By Justin Hanus

Ice skating goes back a long way. Skates made of animal bones from 5,000 years ago have been found at...[ Click to read more ]

No Bad Apples in the Bunch – Fruit as a Status Symbol in Japan

Dec 21, 2016 By Justin Hanus

There are quite a few things that evoke the saying, "Only in Japan." Fruit as a status symbol is one....[ Click to read more ]

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