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Music Festivals In Japan 2016

Here is a listing of this year\'s music festivals in Japan for the summer of 2016.Rock and ElectronicFuji Rock FestivalJuly 22-24, Naeba Ski Resort, N ...

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Kyoto City Bus 206

?????#206Kyoto city bus #206 runs from Kitaoji Bus Terminal (Subway Kitaoji Station) to Kyoto Station and then back to Karasuma Kitaoji and Kita ...

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Meoto Iwa: The Divine “wedded Rocks” In Ise

You might have already seen the scenic “Meoto Iwa” on photos and wondered what it is and where you can find it" Two rocks connected by a r ...

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Chocolate Cake With Meringue And Caramel Cream With Peanuts

Ingredients for the chocolate cake: 330 g flour 60 g cocoa 15 g baking powder 5 medium eggs 4 egg yolks a pinch of salt 16 g vanilla sugar 270 g sugar ...

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Travel Photo: The HEP Five Ferris Wheel in Osaka

Just outside and to the east of Osaka Station, high above the high-rises, stands this bright red Ferris wheel on top of a shopping mall. At its highe ...

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Osaka Marathon and a Hotel Booking Tip

A couple months ago when I was booking my hotels for Osaka, I initially couldn’t find anything at all that was available. What on earth is go ...

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The Best Airport Restroom Ever – Tokyo Haneda

If there is one thing I hate ? and believe me, there is way more than one ? it’s the airport restroom. Especially when traveling alone and you ...

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Taketomi Island and the Mystery of Water Buffalo Bowel Evacu

I’m staring at the large rump of a water buffalo and questioning why I’d wanted the front seat in the big cart. I’m on the littl ...

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Weird Foods: Tuna Eye in Japan

Looks and anticipation can be deceiving. The raw chicken I ate in Japan actually wasn’t half bad. But this was much harder to stomach just by ...

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Travel Photo: Fountain at Osaka Station

(October 2013) My 10-day Japan trip – the third trip this year – ended in Osaka. Missed an earthquake by a couple hundred miles, and a ...

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Cool Japanese Design: Oasis 21 in Nagoya

On my first trip to Japan, the thing that impressed me most was the architecture. These weren’t just buildings with a nice touch; some of them ...

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Eating Japan: Roll ’em, Roll ’em, Roll ’em

Eating ??? (Basashi) It seems every time I go to Japan, I try something else a little off the beaten culinary path. There was that raw chicken meal l ...

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When Retro Never Becomes Retro

Most travelers to far away foreign lands can tell you stories of songs they never expected to see or hear, in places where few might possibly know wha ...