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Lynda Deaver

Museums, parks, restaurants, cultural events, and historic sites are just a few of the many attractions Tokyo has to offer. I want to introduce you to the heart of Japan by writing about ways to discover the culture and people beyond the tourist spots.

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Workouts on the Cheap

Avoid overpriced gym memberships by visiting your local community center gym.

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Battling the Winter Blahs with Bath Powder

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

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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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Three Terrific Tokyo Terraces

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

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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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Making Eyes at Passengers from the N3331 Cafe

Any closer and you're sitting on the train!

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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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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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Singing Solo: Trying Hitokara at 1Kara

For when you just can't get enough karaoke.

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Flavors of Fall: The Autumn Desserts of Japan

What's your favourite fall dessert?

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

Need some more Euglena in your diet?

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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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