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11 Tidbits About Living in Japan

This article will be about some quirks and observations I made while living in Japan. Life in Japan How do I even begin to describe what it’s like to live in Japan? It is an experience. It engulfs you and is zealous. Every moment of every day is filled with new discoveries, cultural differences and…

Travel Japan: Money-Saving Tips

Japan often has a reputation of being an expensive place to travel. This is true, but it can also be very affordable with the right budgeting. This article will help guide you on managing your finances while traveling through this amazing country (and also leave plenty of money left for shopping!) General Costs Accommodation Most…

Chinese New Year in Nagasaki

The Biggest Chinese New Year Celebration If you find yourself on the island of Kyushu during late January/early February, please make sure to pay a visit to Nagasaki City. This beautiful port city, situated amongst a plethora of islands – is sure to move you emotionally with its’ history, satisfy your taste buds and enthrall…

Ishigaki Island, hidden gem amongst travelers!

Why not Ishigaki Island? If you are looking for a beautiful beach in Japan, look no further than Ishigaki Island! This beautiful island is located in the Yaeyama archipelago. Not having to stick to the island itself, Ishigaki is also a perfect base for travelers wishing to branch off to the neighboring islands of Taketomi,…