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December 14, 2014

Battling the Winter Blahs with Bath Powder

Beat the cold dry Japanese winters with these magical bath powders.

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November 28, 2014

Rikugien Gardens’ Ephemeral Fall Colors and Ethereal Lights

Rikugien’s breathtaking fall colors may be ephemeral, but the memory of a visit is guaranteed not to be.

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November 26, 2014

Three Terrific Tokyo Terraces

Grab your jacket and camera to enjoy these open air terraces.

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November 12, 2014

Kabukiza on a Budget with Hitomaku-mi Single Act Tickets

A night of Kabuki Theater for less than the price of a movie ticket.

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November 8, 2014

Making Eyes at Passengers from the N3331 Cafe

Any closer and you’re sitting on the train!

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November 1, 2014

A Concise Guide to Japanese Laundry Products

Now all you have to figure out is which button to push on your washing machine.

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October 24, 2014

The Arakawa Line Is The Streetcar You Desire

For a unique sightseeing experience, the Arakawa Line streetcars are fun way to see a different side of Tokyo.

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October 16, 2014

Singing Solo: Trying Hitokara at 1Kara

For when you just can’t get enough karaoke.

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October 9, 2014

Flavors of Fall: The Autumn Desserts of Japan

What’s your favourite fall dessert?

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October 2, 2014

Yamate Ramen: Six Hundred Million Euglena Can’t Be Wrong

Need some more Euglena in your diet?

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September 17, 2014

10 Essential Items To Start Living In Japan

The ¥100 store will be your best friend when you first start living in Japan.

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September 13, 2014

The Moors of Oze, a Japanese National Park

Oze is Japan’s largest highland marsh, and is famous as an area rich in rare and precious plants and animals.

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August 30, 2014

Summer Sky: The Four Types of Japanese Fireworks

It’s getting close to the end of fireworks season but there’s a few more festivals left.

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