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4 Ways to Avoid a Hangover In Japan!

At the end of the year, it is common for Japanese people to have large gatherings with co-workers, families or friends as a way of ringing in the coming New Year (and forgetting about the year that just passed…) These parties often include some heavy drinking, which can lead to a painful hangover the following…

7 Strange but Awesome Soft Drinks You Should Definitely Try in Japan!

Japan is famous for its weird and wacky things. Whether it be its unique food, cosmic gadgets, bizarre themed restaurants or crazy television shows, people tend to associate Japan with innovative and distinctive takes on all kinds of normal things! One thing Japan has taken to new levels is its soft drinks. There are so…

2 Fresh Sports Drinks for the Hot Japanese Summer

Summer is coming and the temperatures this year are expected to go above 30 degrees Celsius in Japan. It becomes hard to stay even in a room without an air conditioner. When it comes to daily work, on an average, two to three hours per day would be spent commuting in crowded trains and walking…