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Introduction/First Post

Just as the title says, this is my first post.  A little about myself.  My name is Shawn, and living in Tokyo, Japan with my beautiful wife Miko.   125 more words


Tokyo part 3: Asakusa, Ueno and a few cats

First few pics of the more traditional part of Tokyo: Asakusa. Then a few shots of Ueno. Ueno is woth visiting for its fresh food market! 32 more words


Israel Philharmonic participates in Tsunami Violin Project

Musicians of the IPO joined in the Tsunami Violin Project, performing on a unique quartet of string instruments in Suntory Hall, Tokyo.

The Tsunami Violin Project was born in the aftermath of the tsunami which left behind vast destruction in March 2011, only months after the orchestra’s last tour to Japan. 154 more words


Tokyo, 23 August - 1 September 2014

I went to Tokyo for the first time – I was there from 23 August to 1 September. It’s a city I’ve been meaning to visit for awhile but held off on going because it’s expensive. 937 more words


Japan Travel (Day 8-13): around Tokyo

(Dec 3-8, 2013)

After visiting Takayama, we head back to Tokyo for the last few days of our trip.

Apart from a daytrip to Disney Sea and Mt Fuji, we had no specific agenda in mind and just did what we felt like on the day. 150 more words

World Travel

Today, I love California Maki

 I live less than 30 minutes from a Tokyo Tokyo branch but I never tried their california maki until TODAY. I once tasted a homemade california maki that is out-of-this-world and I said to myself that I will never eat them again.  43 more words


New Year at Meiji Shrine

Paying a visit to a shrine on a New Year’s Day is called Hatsumode (初詣で)in Japanese. When I found out that we will be spending our New Year in Japan a few years back, I made it a point to make… 143 more words

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