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Big Traffic Brother Is Watching You

Aug 21, 2016 By Justin Hanus

In many places the eternal battle between motorist and traffic cop is carried on like a game of cat and...[ Click to read more ]

Pay a Visit to Kobe’s Anpanman Children’s Museum and Mall

Aug 20, 2016 By Justin Hanus

Looking for some entertainment the whole family can enjoy? Well, your kids will likely enjoy it more, but who doesn’t...[ Click to read more ]

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It’s All Happening at the Tennoji Zoo – At Night

Aug 20, 2016 By Justin Hanus

We have all gone to a zoo on a summer day and seen the animals snoozing or lying around doing...[ Click to read more ]

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My favorite day trip from Hiroshima: Onomichi

Aug 19, 2016 By Jade Brischke

My very first day trip outside of Hiroshima was to the port city of Onomichi, located approximately an hour and...[ Click to read more ]

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Prepare to Launch – Kansai’s Capsule Hotels

Aug 19, 2016 By Justin Hanus

Celebrated Japan architect Kisho Kurokawa gave the world its first taste of mass pod living in 1972 with the creation...[ Click to read more ]

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Bicycle tours of Kyoto

Jul 27, 2016 By Mark Guthrie

Kyoto, in summer, is famed for its stifling humidity, but now as we head towards autumn and the weather cools...[ Click to read more ]

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Tokyo Jazz Festival 2016

Jul 25, 2016 By Mark Guthrie

It may surprise you to know that the Tokyo Jazz scene is one of the biggest (if not brightest) in...[ Click to read more ]

Don’t Miss a Maiko Performance at Kyoto’s Miyagawa-cho Beer Garden

Jul 25, 2016 By Justin Hanus

One of the most entertaining evening activities during the summer months in Japan is enjoying drinks from one of the...[ Click to read more ]

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TeamLab Event in Hiroshima for the Young and the Young at Heart

Jul 25, 2016 By Jade Brischke

Summer vacation can be a difficult time for parents, especially when their children utter that dreaded phrase, “I’m bored!” Never...[ Click to read more ]