H&R Group Blog

Brewery Tours in Nagoya

Nov 22, 2016 By Mark Guthrie

When it comes to alcoholic beverages, the Japanese are most proud of their sake and rightly so. However, while sake...[ Click to read more ]

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Himeji Castle – Japan’s Most Beautiful Castle

Nov 20, 2016 By Mark Guthrie

There are of course many beautiful castles all around Japan, but perhaps there is none so famed for its majesty...[ Click to read more ]


Getting Dramatic – Kabuki in Tokyo

Nov 19, 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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Minato Red Cross Hospital

Nov 17, 2016 By

Minato Red Cross Hospital – みなと赤十字病院 Branch of Medicine: General Hospital Telephone: 045-628-6100 Address: 3-12-1 Shinyamashita, Naka-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa-ken 231-8682 Website: http://www.yokohama.jrc.or.jp/...[ Click to read more ]

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Vaping in Tokyo

Nov 17, 2016 By Mark Guthrie

While vaping, the alternative to smoking which its advocates claim to have none of the adverse affects of tobacco, is...[ Click to read more ]

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NTT Higashinihon Kanto Hospital, Tokyo

Nov 16, 2016 By

NTT Higashinihon Kanto Hospital - NTT東日本関東病院 Branch of Medicine: General hospital, dentistry, emergency room Telephone: 03-3448-6112 (International Division), 03-3448-6000 (Emergency Room,...[ Click to read more ]

Kyoto Hanatouro Illumination Festivals

Nov 14, 2016 By Ray Proper

Hanatouro is an "illumination festival" that happens in Kyoto twice a year at two separate locations.  Actually there are two...[ Click to read more ]

Nagoya City University Hospital

Oct 31, 2016 By Admin

Nagoya City University Hospital - 名古屋市立大学病院 Branch of medicine: Internal Medicine and Surgery Telephone: 052-851-5511 Address: 1-Kawasumi, MIzuho-cho, Mizuho-ku, Nagoya...[ Click to read more ]

Kobe Animal Kingdom

Oct 27, 2016 By

For anyone who likes birds, plants and animals, but really isn't into the whole dirty and bug infested wilderness thing,...[ Click to read more ]

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Al Iksir – Searchable Database of Japanese Medicines

Oct 26, 2016 By

Al Iksir is a searchable database of Japanese medicines, specifically created to assist people who are living or visiting Japan...[ Click to read more ]

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