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How to Please Foodies in Japan

Well, this one is easy! Foodies in Japan will find themselves in paradise no matter where they go. Why do I make such bold claims? Because I’ve been there and even though I am a very picky foodie, I hardly found foods in Japan I hated. In fact, what I found was all delectable. Just […]

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Lost among Temples and Trees – How to Make the Most of Visiting Nikko

UNESCO World Heritage Site – that says it all, right? So come on over here and visit the age old shrines and temple, take a picture of the famous three monkeys and be able to say you have seen 9 National Treasures of Japan and 94 Important Cultural Properties all in one place. That sounds […]

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The Top 10 Cherry Blossom Spots in Tokyo You Can’t Miss

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So I missed it by a day, but that does not mean that I completely failed my mission of chasing down the sakura and doing some cherry blossom watching. I located the best places to admire the splendour of the hundreds and thousands of cherry trees in full bloom. If you ever get to Tokyo […]

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