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New Yamanote Line train station announced: Takanawa Gateway

The East Japan Railway Co. has announced that the name of the new station opening on the Yamanote Line between Shinagawa Station and Tamachi Station, will be called Takanawa Gateway. Chaos online ensues.

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10 top spots in Ibaraki prefecture

Ibaraki prefecture is one of the neighboring prefectures east of Tokyo and belongs to the Kanto area.  The prefecture borders Chiba and Saitama Prefectures in t

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Sight in Osaka

Sun Child

Standing 6.2 meters high, this monumental statue situated in front of Minami-Ibaraki station in the city of Ibaraki, just outside Osaka, is the creation of Kenj

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New Japanese-Foreigner Visa announced

We all know that gaining residency in Japan has always been quite difficult, but this week the Japanese government has passed a new law that allows more than 345,000 low-skilled workers into the country for the first five years with hopes to help the labor shortages in Japan.

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Ride a Pirate Ship in Japan

A pirate ship in Japan? Yes, they exist.Pirate ship ready to embark You are probably visiting Japan with plans to stay in Tokyo, but Japan has much more to offe

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2025 Osaka World Expo Announced

Osaka has taken first place in winning the rights to host the 2025 World Expo in Paris on Friday, successfully beating out Russia in the bid. Upon announcement, national celebration erupted, with many excited to show the world more of what Japan has to offer!

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Tokyo's Yayoi Kusama Voted Best Experience in the World

Time Out has just released a global “To Do List” of the top 50 experiences that a traveller MUST visit and the number one most recommended attraction in the world was awarded at our home in Tokyo: Yayoi Kusama Museum in Tokyo.

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10 Most Beautiful Japanese Cities, voted by Japanese people

To get the full local-Japanese experience on your next trip to Japan, a survey of Japanese locals gave us the top 10 cities to visit in Japan!

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Sight in Tokyo

Salon De' Parure & Bar Bar

At night, the hair salon Salon De' Parure transforms into the drinking establishment Bar Bar.

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Sight in Chiba

Gyusha 8 Go

Gyusha 8 go is an open air egg farm in Onjuku town, Chiba.

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Sight in Fukuoka

Midoriya Umegae Mochi

Lined up along Tenjinbashi-suji Shopping Street near Tenmangu Shrine, this dessert shop specializes in umagae mochi. This local specialty dessert is a grilled r

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Sight in Nagano

Shirahone Onsen

Shirahone is a hot spring village close to Matsumoto in Nagano prefecture.

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Sight in Mie

Oshibuchi Onigajo

Onigajo is a steep hiking trail in the Minami-Ise forest; legend says that a cannibal once lived in a nearby cave.

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Sight in Hokkaido

Okhotsk Ryuhyo Drift Ice Museum

Situated atop a hill with a viewing platform from which drift ice can be observed, the Okhotsk Ryuhyo Drift Ice Museum offers a wide array of displays, and prov

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Sight in Gifu

Mt.Goten Okuyama Nature Trail

This nature trail leads you to the top of Mt.Goten in Minokamo city.

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Toyosu Fish Market

Previously known as the Tsukiji Fish Market, Toyosu Fish Market is now the world’s largest wholesale fish market, which houses a daily tuna auction at the wholesale section. The famed Tsukiji Fish Market restaurants stalls are now at Toyosu, which is a great place where you can eat the freshest seafood rice bowls, ramen, and other local delights.

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Tenipuristo

Great news for The Prince of Tennis fans! The decade-long animation series has finally opened an official store at Shinjuku's Marius Annex.

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Sight in Kagoshima

Kagoshima Fish Market

Opened in 1953, The Kagoshima Fish Market has all the ambiance of Tsukiji in its heyday and provides visitors with a unique insight into the industry.

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New Japanese-Foreigner Visa announced

We all know that gaining residency in Japan has always been quite difficult, but this week the Japanese government has passed a new law that allows more than 345,000 low-skilled workers into the country for the first five years with hopes to help the labor shortages in Japan.

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10 Most Beautiful Japanese Cities, voted by Japanese people

To get the full local-Japanese experience on your next trip to Japan, a survey of Japanese locals gave us the top 10 cities to visit in Japan!

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Visit an Authentic Japanese Fish Market Before it's Too Late

The Kagoshima Fish Market has all the ambiance of Tsukiji in its heyday and thanks to a group of local hotel owners, you can now get a private tour.

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Ehime: inspiration to Spirited Away's Onsen

Taking over the northwest quarter of Shikoku Island and many smaller islands in the Seto Inland Sea, Ehime Prefecture inspired Ghibli's Spirited Away film and also grows Japan's best mandarins!

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The Man Himself, Sakamoto Ryoma

Whether you’re a modern Japanese history buff or just want to learn more about the man known by all Japanese people, here are some facts about one of out favorite historical figures: Sakamoto Ryoma.

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5 spots you must see in Monobegawa, Kochi Prefecture

Stray away from the hype of Tokyo and check out the hidden gems of the Kochi Prefecture.