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October 13, 2014

GPod 23: Finding Non Smoking Cafes In Tokyo

Dear Japan, just removing the ashtray does not make suddenly make it non-smoking.

bullet-train
October 1, 2014

50 Years Of The Shinkansen

It’s been fifty years since the first run of the Shinkansen brought the age of the bullet train to Japan.

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September 26, 2014

2014 All Japan Model & Hobby Show

The 2014 All Japan Model & Hobby Show kicks off this weekend at Tokyo Big Sight in Odaiba. Japanese hobby…

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August 31, 2014

GPod 22: Fiddling Across Japan With Leona Tokutake

Grab your boots and cowboy hat as we go a little country on this episode of the GPod.

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August 15, 2014

Exploring Tokyo On The Yamanote Line

For first time visitors to Tokyo, the Yamanote Line offers a fun and convenient way to see the city.

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August 11, 2014

GPod 21: My Japanese Husband Thinks I’m Crazy

On this episode of the GPod, Anthony Joh talks to Grace Buchele Mineta about her new comic book, My Japanese Husband Thinks I’m Crazy.

studio_ghibli
August 4, 2014

Studio Ghibli Announces Closure

Studio Ghibli General Manager, Toshio Suzuki announced on Japanese TV that the famed animation studio will be shutting down.

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August 3, 2014

Yokosuka Friendship Day

The Friendship Day event at the Navy base in Yokosuka is a great way for the Japanese community to learn more about the daily lives of their American neighbours.

mixer
June 1, 2014

GPod 20: Best Podcasts About Japan

After a short break Anthony Joh is back on the air with another episode of the GPod. On this show he reviews some of the other great podcasts about Japan.

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May 15, 2014

8 Common Resume Mistakes and How To Avoid Them

Avoid these eight simple resume mistakes to make sure that your resume is seen by hiring managers.

gakuten
May 13, 2014

Design Festa Gakuten Student Art Exhibition

The Design Festa Gakuten Student Art Festival is open to any student currently enrolled in an educational institution, whether in Japan or abroad.

aaap
April 18, 2014

GPod 19: Anime Addicts Anonymous Podcast

Mitsugi and Chiaki from the Anime Addicts Anonymous Podcast are on the GPod to discuss their top five landmark films that have helped define the world of anime.

teaching-english
April 2, 2014

GPod 18: Teaching English in Japan

In this show we talk about the negatives and positives of teaching English in Japan at a large and small eikaiwa school.

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