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Top 10 Attractions in Tokyo Disneyland!

Japan attracts thousands of tourists yearly and its capital is surely the most visited city. Popular spots include temples, skyscraper districts, and a lot of shopping areas. However, Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea have many crowds coming from abroad every year and statistics show up that the number of visitors grew up considerably. A post…

Saving Space the Japanese Way!

Why do Japanese have their washing machines on their balconies? Why are Japanese toilets so small and narrow? Why do Japanese kitchen’s have only two cooking panels? Why is parking in Japan so expensive? And rent, too? jp.fotolia.com/ It is all about space. Japan is a big country, but only 30% can be used for…

Sakura from outer space!

Space travel Japan is famous for having beautiful cherry blossoms but have you heard of space cherry blossoms? In November 2008, cherry blossom seeds from 14 places in Japan were collected to be brought aboard the ISS (International Space Station) with the Japanese astronaut Mr. Koichi Wakata as part of an educational program for children…