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Playstation Mini, Sweet potato Frappucinos and Goldfish Phone Booths : This Week in Japan

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SpaceX, Typhoon Jebi Recovery and Kit Kats : This week in Japan

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Nishi Awa: Japan’s Hidden Nature Getaway in Tokushima Prefecture

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If you have never heard of Shikoku Island in Japan, it will for sure be on your radar soon as many more tourists and foreigners are choosing this area to either travel to or settle down in. But more specifically, one of the prefectures that is gaining a lot of attention recently is Tokushima Prefecture.

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Jojo Murals, Conan and the passing of Momoko Sakura : This week in Japan

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Jojo murals around Tokyo to celebrate anniversary Tokyo has fully embraced the beautiful art and odd poses of Hirohiko Araki’s famous manga and anime seri

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Naomi Osaka & Typhoon Jebi : This Week in Japan

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1. 20 year old Naomi Osaka defeats Serena Williams in US Grand Slam In recent news about 20-year old tennis champion Naomi Osaka beating American all-star Ser

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Satoyama Run in Hida Takayama

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Introducing Satoyama Run, the Japanese marathon event which aims to provide tourists with a unique glimpse into traditional Japanese countryside life and cultur

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Top 5 Things To Do In Tokamachi: Japan’s Hidden Kimono City in Niigata Prefecture

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When the word “kimono” comes up in conversation, many will immediately think of Japan and more specifically, Kyoto. And if that person knows alot ab

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Confectionery, Fuji Cycling and a Digital Assistant Wife : This Week in Japan

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19% increase on Japanese Food purchases by International tourists Alright guys, chill on those sake-flavoured Kit Kats because too many of you guys are dropping

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Pikachu Outbreak : This Week in Japan

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1. Pikachu Outbreak You were warned, and we hope you listened when we told you to hide yo’ kids and hide yo’ wives again this year because the annu

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Sailor Moon Themed Yukatas: This Week in Japan

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Sailor Moon Themed Yukatas In the name of the moon, I’ll punish you… for looking devilishly stunning in these Sailor Moon themed Yukatas! Kimono-maker Kyo

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Beach in Fukushima Reopens After 8 Years: This Week in Japan

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Fukushima beach reopens after 8 years After the devastating 2011 earthquake and tsunami that hit north-eastern Japan, Haragamaobama beach in the Fukushima Pref

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Why Oita Should Be On Your Next Itinerary To Japan

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 Tucked away on the eastern coast of Kyushu island, Oita Prefecture has many attractions suitable for all types of tourists. While the average visitor may only

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Wearing a Kimono

Written by Lindsey Kosaki

Kimono's are worn for big Japanese traditional and cultural events. While I was in Ashikaga I saw some mothers wearing them for their children's opening ceremon

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Ashikaga's Majestic Wisterias

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Landscape out from a story book, a fairytale scenery  come to life…Ashikaga Flower Park in Tochigi Prefecture is a magnificent place to witness the airy purple,

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Tokyo Tower

Written by Lindsey Kosaki

Tokyo is massive. The most massive city I've ever seen/been in. Bangkok (my current home) is also big, but not as densely populated with buildings and people an

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Tokyo Dome & Yomiuri Giants

Written by Lindsey Kosaki

I love Baseball. I am from Washington State, and often go to Seattle Mariners games. I COULD NOT miss my opportunity to see the wonderful treasure that is Japan

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Tochigi-ken, Ashikaga-shi

Written by Lindsey Kosaki

Over the Songkran Festival (the Thai New Year Holiday) I took the break from school to go visit some of my family in Ashikaga-shi, Tochigi-ken, Japan. This pref

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Cookie Time - Where Japan and New Zealand Meet!

Written by Rebecca Smith

A few minutes’ walk from Harajuku station, take a left before the Takeshita Street sign, and you’ll find the popular Cookie Time Cookie Bar. Brought over from N