H&R Group Blog

Roppongi: Tokyo’s Contemporary City

Apr 01, 2016 By Ray Proper

Roppongi (六本木 ) is an area within Minato, Tokyo, and one of Tokyo’s most popular places among locals and foreigners...[ Click to read more ]

No Comments

Sake tasting around Nagoya

Mar 31, 2016 By Mark Guthrie

Sake, of course, is famous around the world for being Japan's national drink. Though the drinking of Chinese alcohol is...[ Click to read more ]

No Comments

A Pizza the action – Tokyo’s Best Pizza Restaurants

Mar 28, 2016 By Mark Guthrie

On the face of it, Japan has something of an odd relationship with pizza. You can find pizza slices in...[ Click to read more ]

J League Soccer is Back!

Mar 28, 2016 By Mark Guthrie

While sumo and baseball are the undoubted kings of Japanese sport, there is mounting evidence to say that, amongst the...[ Click to read more ]

No Comments

Enoshima, Kanagawa’s Island Goddess

Mar 28, 2016 By Mark Guthrie

Just 50 km southwest of Tokyo city center there lies an exquisite island of such natural beauty you wouldn't be...[ Click to read more ]

The Tokai Japan Canada Society (TJCS)

Mar 28, 2016 By Ray Proper

TJCS presents the 2016 Hanami in Kairaku Koen Tsu City, Mie Prefecture Date: Saturday, April 2nd   ***Rain out: Sunday, April 3rd Start:...[ Click to read more ]

No Comments

Mazda: The Economic Engine of Hiroshima

Mar 22, 2016 By Justin Hanus

Hiroshima is a company town. Mazda is the region’s biggest employer and the car maker bankrolls the city’s professional baseball...[ Click to read more ]