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All Aboard! The Next Stop is the Railway Museum

It was too hot to go outdoor during the Obon holidays in Japan. So we brought Fireball and his baby sister Twinkle Bell, to the Railway Museum (鉄道博物館) in Saitama City. 490 more words

Life In Japan

Sores, Stresses and Mini-Explorations

I just spent the last 6 hours researching and looking for a cure to my canker sores, or in Japanese, 口内炎 (こうないえん, kounaien, mouth ulcer). Finding medicine in Japan has always been difficult for me because of my limited Japanese skills. 533 more words


Japonia cz. II - w Saitamie nie potrafią kibicować

Wybaczcie, że na razie powstrzymuję się od postów z cyklu “Byłem tu i tu, widziałem to i tamto – Harajuku, Yasukuni jinja, Tokyo Tower, bla bla bla”, ale o tym można przeczytać wszędzie, nie będę powielał tego, co już milion razy napisano. 1,387 more words


Asaka Summer Festival 2014

Summer in Japan is the time to don your best yukata (traditional Japanese summer wear), try the tastiest kakigori (shaved ice), watch the most beautiful… 160 more words


Mysterious fire materializes inside Saitama train station on Tuesday

On Tuesday evening, commuters at Urawa Station in Saitama Prefecture were in for a bit of a shock when an abandoned piece of corrugated cardboard suddenly burst into flames. 313 more words


School term closing

Last Friday, July 18th, was the last day of school before the start of summer break. We had our standard closing ceremony, and since it was Kesha’s last day, she made her good-bye speech in front of the school. 538 more words

Japanese Culture

Anime Real Life Counterpart Masterlist!

So, this is the list of all the animes I’ve seen that were based upon specific towns. For now I’ll put down two, but I’ll add as I go on. 62 more words