Where to find international food products in Japan? Kaldi!

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Where to find international food products in Japan? Kaldi!

After a few months of living in Japan, I felt that I missed tortillas dying and some things that are not so common to find in stores. This may vary from place to place but it is not common to […]

Hinamatsuri or Doll’s Day in Japan

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Hinamatsuri or Doll’s Day in Japan

This day is known by several names but in fact it is the day of the dolls that is celebrated every March 3 in Japan. The purpose of this festival is to pray for the health and happiness of the […]

Love chocolate and oneself

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Love chocolate and oneself

At the end of the Christmas festivities, it is almost immediately that the shelves of chocolates begin to appear to give as gifts on Valentine’s Day. In Japan it is customary for the woman to be the giver on that […]

I discovered New Year traditions in Japan

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I discovered New Year traditions in Japan

Sincerely, I thought that by this time I would be in another country but this year was the third year to celebrate Christmas and New Year in Japan. And I could not be more grateful to life for this great […]

Shin-Okubo: Korean Town in Tokyo

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Shin-Okubo: Korean Town in Tokyo

One of my favorite places to eat samgyeopsal and buy Korean products is in Shin-Okubo, a small area in Tokyo dedicated to Korea. In itself where you can find everything related to Korea is on the main avenue but there […]

I don’t know how many times I’ve been to Tokyo Tower

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I don’t know how many times I’ve been to Tokyo Tower

The truth is that I do not know how many times I have visited it since it is a very popular tourist place that I always try to take to the people who visit me to know it. Tokyo Tower […]

The closest mountain to Tokyo: Mount Takao

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The closest mountain to Tokyo: Mount Takao

One of the first long trips I made when I arrived to Japan was to Mount Takao and it was a totally different experience than I had imagined. Mount Takao receives thousands and thousands of visits from tourists every day […]

A dream come true: Maaya Sakamoto in concert

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A dream come true: Maaya Sakamoto in concert

Maybe you are not familiar with the name of Maaya Sakamoto but I could say that I am your fan since ’96. And it was common to see on television several Anime series such as Sailor Moon, Card Captor Sakura, […]

First and last Roller Coaster: Yokohama Cosmo World

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First and last Roller Coaster: Yokohama Cosmo World

I never imagined climbing a roller coaster, let alone an amusement park in Yokohama. But, I managed to convince several friends and that if a friend, just as scary as I was, why not me? Still in Tokyo it is […]