Monthly Archives: May 2015

7 alternative things to see in Japan

Meguro Parasite Museum In a rather nondescript building in Meguro, lies the slightly daunting Parasitological Museum. “Try to think about parasites without a feeling of fear, and take the time to learn about their wonderful world.” The Meguro Parasitological Museum … Continue reading

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Get dressed as a Geisha in Kyoto

Dressing up as a Geisha is becoming increasingly popular these days. Staff perform a complete transformation on the guest using meticulous make-up techniques, hair styling methods, and ornate kimonos. Girls may then walk the surrounding neighborhood as they soak up the … Continue reading

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Learn to use Japanese toilets

This sort of information scares a few foreign travellers – “You need prior knowledge to work the toilets? Just how complicated are they?” By now, you’ve all heard about the high tech loos in Japan; the fancy buttons, the shooting … Continue reading

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Tokyo 2015

Welcome to Tokyo 2015 For a little while at least, this will be my final Japan vacation, so I thought it important to share ‘the final trip’ with you all. You can catch the photos of all my adventures here. Day … Continue reading

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What to pack for a trip to Japan

 何パックする It’s hard to know what to pack for trips, especially in foreign countries where things may be little different from back home, and weather can be unpredictable. This particular page is aimed mostly for women, for the simplest reason! … Continue reading

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