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Quincy B. Fox

A permanent resident of Japan with a degree in teaching, Quincy has been living and working in Kansai for over 8 years. She is very passionate about her adopted hometown, which is the funky and folksy heart and soul of Japan.

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Groovy Osaka: How to Get From Kansai International Airport to Osaka

All your transportation options for getting from Kansai Airport to Osaka.

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All in the Family: The Blessing and Curse of Social Media

While being so connected to family and friends eliminates some of the homesickness and isolation of living abroad, it also has some downfalls.

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All in the Family: Are These Allergies or Not?

Is it seasonal allergies or a common cold? Either way, how do you get rid of it?

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Groovy Osaka: Tips On Buying Electronics In Japan

Japan is known for its electronics but that doesn't mean buying them is easy.

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All in the Family: Getting a Master’s Degree in Japan

A master’s degree is absolutely worth the time and money if you are willing to market yourself successfully and make progress in your career.

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Groovy Osaka: Shabu-Shabu on Your own Terms

A more precise translation could be "swish-swish"

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Snowfall in Japan

Some common sense tips for dealing with the snowfall in Japan.

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Groovy Osaka: Ebessan

Despite the confusing nomenclature, all Osakans understand where you want to go and what you want to do if you mention Ebessan.

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All in the Family: Going Places with Tattoos

Finding a tattoo friendly onsen or gym in Japan is tough but not impossible.

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Groovy Osaka: Tis the Season

A night of German Christmas cheer in Osaka, Japan.

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Groovy Osaka: Understanding the 400th Anniversary of Osaka Castle

Celebrating the historic 400th anniversary of Osaka Castle.

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