Monthly Archives: June 2016

Japan just loves to make rankings for every kind of event possible. Whether for songs, artists, manga and anime, characters and even location and food, there is sure to be a ranking list that pops up that features the cream of the crop of each group. The popular brand Sanrio...

All Nippon Airways Co., Ltd. (ANA) is the largest airline in Japan that offers both domestic and international flights and was founded in 1952. Recently ANA has announced that an "ANA Doctor On Board" medical support service will be introduced in September 2016 on all ANA international flights. The...

With June coming to a close and the summer solstice passing, the official summer in Japan is just getting started! Since Japan has four seasons, the terms that are often used during each period are very different and the summer season, of course, is no exception. If it is your...

If you're planning on doing a spot of sightseeing in Nagasaki, chances are you will want to see the Glover Garden – one of the top tourist attractions in the city, particularly in the summer months. After spending an hour or so walking through the garden and enjoying the...

After President Obama's recent visit to Hiroshima, my heart was warmed to see how much Japan and America's relationship has grown from bitter enemies to great friends. While there are, of course, hard-liners in both countries that try to continue fanning the flames of hatred, much of the wounds...

I'm an island girl and the sound of the sea will always bring me peace and comfort, so naturally I jumped at the chance to stay in a hotel built right on the shoreline with views across the bay. Amakusa is a popular tourist destination, particularly in the summer...

Kiyosumishirakawa in Tokyo has recently become known as the town of coffee thanks to its abundance of amazing cafes. I would like to introduce you to five cafes in Kiyosumishirakawa that are definitely worth visiting if you are in the area for your daily dose of caffeine. 1. iki...

With the summer here in Japan officially making our days a little sweatier thanks to the undeniable mix of humidity and heat, nothing beats a good refresher to cool down even if it's for just a bit. texas-tiger.net/ But there's one thing that is never missed during the summer season...

From a young age, girls, in particular, are encouraged by the media and the world around them to dream of one day walking down the aisle in a beautiful wedding gown. Personally, I find it quite difficult to merely pass by a wedding gown without admiring the artistry of...

Having a good treat in this summer heat will definitely be satisfying. But with the number of places you can go to offering new summer sweets, which one should you start off with? If you haven't got a clue as to where you want to go, then you might...

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