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December 21, 2014

Meeting the Emperor of Japan at His Imperial Palace

Visiting the Emperor’s residence on his birthday is a fun Japanese cultural and historical experience.

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December 13, 2014

40 Years of Hello Kitty: 4 Signs She’s Not Just for Kids Anymore

It’s a Hello Kitty world and we just live in it.

A Last Sunset In Tokyo 2013
December 9, 2014

The World’s Tallest Tower: Tokyo Skytree

Tokyo Skytree is a fun experience any time of year. Make it a goal to take in this incredible sightseeing opportunity during your stay in Japan.

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December 7, 2014

1944 and 2014: A Look at Japan’s Then and Now

A lot has changed in the last 70 years between Japan and America. What does the next 70 years hold for the two countries?

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November 25, 2014

Yunessun Hot Springs Resort and Spa

Tired of a regular onsen? How does a coffee, tea or wine onsen sound?

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November 21, 2014

A Taste of Europe at the World Beer Museum

Drink your way around the world at the World Beer Museum.

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November 15, 2014

A World Away in Yokohama’s Chinatown

With so many restaurants, shops, and sights, Yokohama’s Chinatown offers something for everyone.

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November 12, 2014

Teaching English Lessons In-person vs Online

Teaching online is just as fulfilling and rewarding as any other style of teaching

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November 7, 2014

Japanese, Korean, Chinese… What’s the Difference?

What are the other major differences between Japan, Korea and China that you notice while living in Japan?

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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.

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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.

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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.

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September 22, 2014

Where Are The Harajuku Girls?

A look at what Japanese women actually wear.

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