Tomohiro Ikeda

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道後が蜷川作品で彩られる! 「蜷川実花×道後温泉 道後アート2015」が開催中。

写真家で映画監督の蜷川実花がメインアーティストを務める「蜷川実花×道後温泉 …

Pozycjonowanie stron i Link Building

Obecność w internecie to dzisiaj podstawa. Mówimy tu nie tylko o posiadaniu własnej strony www ale również o posiadaniu własnego profilu w social …

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Japan White Day

Every March the 14th is "White Day" which is today.<br>To make more monies from Valentines day, the Japanese invented "White Day" as an excuse for men to …

Maisen Tonkatsu とんかつ まい泉 – One Of The Best Japanese Tonkatsu In Tokyo. At Omotesando

<b>by</b> admin<p>January 25, 2015<b>in</b> Feature - Review, Food - Japanese, Overseas - Japan, Overseas - TokyoNo Comments 9761<p>[Tokyo, Japan] One of the best …

A Look inside a Capsule Hotel in Kyoto

The lack of usable space in Japan has given way to the trend of capsule hotels, such as the 9 Hours<p>The lack of usable space in Japan has given way to the trend of capsule hotels, such as the 9 Hours Kyoto seen here. The interior evokes a spaceship-like vibe with its ultra clean lines and minimalist …

Volcano grows Japanese island

<b>(CNN) —</b> Magma and lava from a Japanese volcano is forming new geography in a remote part of the Pacific Ocean.<p>An eruption on the tiny volcanic island of Nishinoshima in November 2013 formed a small islet right next to it when molten lava cooled.<p>That islet has merged with its neighbor and continues …

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Prince William Tries Out a New Look In Japan

Call it, "ancient warlord-chic."<p>Kate Middleton is generally regarded as the fashion-forward one in the Royal family—but perhaps her husband Prince William deserves a bit more credit, as well.<p>While on a visit to Tokyo Saturday, Wills took a tour of the television studio where the Japanese historical …

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Prince William kicks off his first visit to Japan with ceremonial tea

<i>Konichiwa</i>, Prince William! The Duke of Cambridge has landed in Japan.<p>The second in line to the British throne kicked off his trip to the island-nation when he arrived in Tokyo on Thursday and is expected to spend about three days there before heading off for another three-day journey in mainland …

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Hello Kitty’s Ancestors? The Zany Cats Of Japan’s Edo Period

The world was obsessed with pictures of kitties long before LOLCats took over the Internet. That human-feline love transcends time and culture is clear in an upcoming exhibit at the <i>Japan Society, Life of Cats: Selections from the Hiraki Ukiyo-E Collection,</i> which showcases the glorious cat-themed …

11 Japanese customs that are shocking to foreign travelers

Japan has a unique culture with a very strict code of etiquette.<p>There are specific ways to eat noodles, good practices for accepting gifts, and certain rules to follow to avoid insulting a host.<p>This complex web of social rules and traditions can be overwhelming for those traveling to Japan, so we …

12 Tokyo Bars For Exceptional Cocktails And Shockingly Rare Whisky

You might have heard about the hand-carved ice. Suited bartenders. The world’s most exquisite barware. The famed Japanese “hard shake” technique, of …

JAPAN DIARY: Women, not men, buy the Valentine's Day sweets

TOKYO (AP) — Perusing the Valentine's Day chocolate selection during my lunch break made me stand out in the crowd in Tokyo: I was the only male in …

Abe and ministers pile pressure on Japan firms to raise wages | Reuters

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his economic ministers piled pressure on companies on Thursday to raise wages to sustain growth as the economy climbs out of a recession triggered by a sales tax increase last year.<p>Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attends an upper house …

The designer of Kikkoman’s beautiful, ubiquitous soy sauce bottle has died

The legendary Japanese industrial designer Kenji Ekuan died today at the age of 85 in a Tokyo hospital, as a result of a heart rhythm disorder. Ekuan, who founded his company GK Industrial Design in post-war Japan in hopes of helping to rebuild his country, is best known for the Kikkoman soy sauce …

Sapporo Snow Festival turns to the dark side | CNN Travel

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Japan law could force workers to take vacation: Great idea.

Japan’s government is contemplating a radical solution to the country’s crippling lack of work-life balance: mandatory vacation. This week, the <i>Japan</i> …

Tokyo's First Blue Bottle Draws Three-Hour Lines on Opening Day

Cult-favorite coffee shop <b>Blue Bottle</b> officially opened the doors to its brand new outpost in Tokyo today, and the lines were crazy. The retail store — which is supplied by a 7,000 foot roasting facility — is the California-based company's first location outside of the U.S.<p>The <i>Wall Street Journal</i> …

New law to require workaholic Japanese to take days off

TOKYO (AP) — College-educated and gainfully employed 36-year-old Eriko Sekiguchi should be a sought-after friend or date, planning nights on the town …

Bleep blorp: New Japanese hotel to be staffed by robots | CNN Travel

World’s Oldest Man Celebrates Another Birthday

By<p>Jun Hongo<p>Jun Hongo<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@junhongowsj<p>jun.hongo@wsj.com<p>A Japanese man certified as the oldest living man by the Guinness Book of World Records celebrated his 112th birthday Thursday.<p>Sakari Momoi, a resident of Saitama city, was born on Feb. 5, 1903, the year the Wright …

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Decision on new sports for Tokyo Games put off until 2016

TOKYO (AP) — The final decision on which new sports will be added to the program for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics won't be made until August 2016 — a year …

The death of Kenji Goto is forcing Japan to rethink its role in the world

Japanese citizens awoke Sunday to a harrowing video purporting to show the beheading of Japanese journalist Kenji Goto at the hands of terror group Islamic State (also known as ISIS or ISIL). While members of the group vowed that the “nightmare for Japan” had just begun, Japanese prime minister …

Where To Find The Best Sushi In Tokyo

Obviously, if you love sushi, Tokyo is probably your number one foodie vacation destination, but Tokyo is a big place! There are plenty of excellent sushi restaurants-and plenty of great ones at that. But for seriously fresh sushi, there might be no better place than right off the boat.<p>And if you …

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