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October 17, 2014

Carrying Shrines at the Yokosuka Mikoshi Parade

The Yokosuka Mikoshi Parade takes place on October 19 and is a fun event that brings Japanese culture and US Navy personnel together.

October 15, 2014

What It’s Like to Work on a Japanese Movie Set

Being in a film is exciting regardless, but taking part in a foreign country’s movie shooting is something to remember forever.

September 28, 2014

2014 Yokosuka Sakana Matsuri

The Yokosuka Sakana Matsuri is a fun festival for the whole family to learn about this vital sea port.

September 22, 2014

Where Are The Harajuku Girls?

A look at what Japanese women actually wear.

September 4, 2014

5 Common Grammar Mistakes Your Students Will Make

Helping your students through their grammar mistakes as a teacher is more rewarding than you can imagine

August 25, 2014

7 Habits You Learn After Living in Japan

It’s not easy living in Japan at first, but after some time, you’re sure to be a veteran at all of these once confusing aspects of Japanese life.

August 18, 2014

4 Japanese Foods That Aren’t Really Japanese

From flavors and textures to appearance and execution, the actual food in Japan is a world of difference from what we know as Japanese cuisine.

August 11, 2014

Fuji-Q Highland: Fun for Thrill-Seekers and Families Alike

These attractions and many more make up Japan’s most unique theme park. Try this Tokyo Disneyland alternative to get the true Japanese amusement park experience!

July 28, 2014

Friendship Day: Commemorating the Camaraderie Between America and Japan

For many Japanese and Americans, Yokosuka’s Friendship Day represents a deep and lasting bond that is maintained each day by the military and civilians in both countries.

July 24, 2014

The Heart of Kanagawa Cuisine: Yokosuka Curry

Yokosuka Curry has become a staple of Kanagawa culture. Next time you’re in the area don’t miss out on this delectable dish.

July 9, 2014

Tips on Climbing Mt. Fuji in Japan

Peak climbing season for Mt. Fuji is July and August. Here’s a quick rundown of what to expect on your first climb.

July 3, 2014

Unforgettable Underwater Kamakura Fireworks

The Kamakura Fireworks festival is a stunning display of pyrotechnics! Make sure to check it out on your next visit to Japan.

June 24, 2014

Kurihama Flower World: Relaxation, and ゴジラ。

When you need to stop and smell the flowers, the Kurihama Flower World makes a fun day trip from Tokyo.

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