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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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Shorter Days + Cooler Weather = Momijigari

Oct 25, 2016 By Justin Hanus

There is only a relatively small band of latitudes across planet earth where the chlorophyll in the leaves of deciduous...[ Click to read more ]

It’s Fall in Japan; Time to get Nutty about Chestnuts

Oct 24, 2016 By Justin Hanus

For many folks autumn in Japan means chestnuts. Asia is known as both the largest producer and the largest consumer...[ Click to read more ]

Yoro No Taki – Yoro Falls in Gifu

Oct 24, 2016 By Ray Proper

Yoro no Taki (Yoro Falls) is a great spot to get outdoors near Nagoya. Anytime of the year is fine, but...[ Click to read more ]

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If It is Important in Japan There’s a Mascot

Oct 24, 2016 By Justin Hanus

In their original incarnation, mascots were intended to provide luck; and so you found them most often with military units,...[ Click to read more ]

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