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60Angie RinLV.25 107 7
For those of you who have already been to Japan, you may have experienced that trying to shop with your credit/debit card can be a little difficult! Although Japan is a bustling city with sights to see and must-have items, you realize that running out of cash can put you in a total slump!Carrying...more...
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60Melissa AdamsLV.33 165 2
A Guide to Japanese Music is a series I am starting here on Odigo that is focused on helping both residents and non residents of Japan make the most of their love for Japanese music. This is the first instalment. A Guide to Japanese Music Part 1: Buying Japanese CD's from overseas and having it c...more...
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60Rob WLV.34 12 1
Since I live in Japan, I realized that my lifestyle change into a more "japanese-lifestyle".But what exactly changed?My Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqCN4jZZoCtgM9Bs-pU-RSgMy politeness:Japanese people are very polite, like I wrote in my last article.Especially they say ofte...more...
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60Mike BosackLV.62 79 4
So I was going to call this article, "Crash Course in Japanese Taxis," but that would be a bit unlucky given the topic.  Nevertheless, as a guy who has made all the mistakes in the book when it comes to dealing with cabs in Japan, I wanted to offer you, the reader, a chance to learn from my misad...more...
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60Rob WLV.34 22 4
Japan has many things that are kind of unique, so you will not find that everywhere else.After some months of living here, those are 5 things which I have only seen in Japan:1) Extrem-OtakuOf course there are also Otaku (nerds) in other countries but in Japan, it is a whole new level of nerd.Peo...more...
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60Kim BosackLV.69 222 6
You might be joining me from the first part of my article (if so - thank you for reading, and if not, you can check out the first part here!) but I'm back with the second half of the convenience store showdown.In the first article I mentioned that my husband Mike and I thought it would be fun to ...more...
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60Kerstin YamaneLV.37 52 2
The second part of seasonal flowers in Japan includes the plants blooming at the second half of the year. Jap. morning glory (あさがお):You can find the japanese morning glory mostly around your neighborhood. It is a typical vine plant with small flowers in diffrent colors. Blooming time:  July ~ Oct...more...
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60Kerstin YamaneLV.37 22 2
In addition for the love of food, there is another passion that most Japanese value and share. It is the love for the nature. Japan is a country full of beautiful landscapes. You can enjoy nature everywhere in the mountains and forests or at the Oceanside. There are many festivals for celebrating...more...
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60Lynnie LimLV.40 24 4
We're now well into the Japanese season of rain - beautifully named tsuyu, or baiyu (梅雨), the months of June and July see many days of rainfall. While this is often a welcome respite from the early summer heat, it can throw a damper on your sightseeing plans. If you find yourself trapped in by an...more...
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60Steven ChuaLV.44 615 8
Image Source: Regions of Japan In the modern age, Japan is one of the most easily accessible countries to travel to. With the 2 airports in Tokyo, Haneda and Narita serving as a major transit hub that connects the air routes of planes between Asia and Americas across the Pacific, visiting the ma...more...