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Lucky brother

I mentioned recently on Facebook what a lucky man I am having had both of my sisters come and visit me in Japan; firstly, Nicola in November last year and then Shelley on her way through on a three week mission around Europe just last weekend. 630 more words

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Hiking Amagi-san

See the photos from the trip here.

Saturday we headed out of Chiba city after a huge feed at I Luv Pizza – probably the tastiest pizza dough I’ve ever eaten.   521 more words


Choushi sightseeing

Had my school bounenkai (end of year party) in Choushi on Thursday night.  Choushi is a small city (about 70,000 people) on the far eastern tip of Chiba prefecture.   472 more words

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A holiday message from the Odakyu Line

If you are drinking alcohol at your ‘bounenkai’ (lit. forget the year party) or ‘shinnenkai’ (new year party) please be extra careful in the train station. 20 more words

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A shoutout

I just wanted to throw a shoutout to the place we stayed in Hakone a few weeks back – Hakone Sengokuhara Youth Hostel.  Lovely little place, great staff (English and Japanese), indoor and outdoor onsen, convenient to the buses and reasonably priced.

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