Category: Culture

Tabi slippers!

Tabi, the traditional Japanese split-toe shoes are awesome – I own two pairs now, having had to chuck one away due to its aged and tatty disposition, and they are supremely...

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Sugar-tastic

I entered a competition on the Nagoya International Centre website to win tickets to the Nagoya Sweets exhibition. Having forgotten about it, I was surprised to open my mail box and...

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O-Hanami

On Saturday Hitomi (aka Kato-san) and I went to check out the cherry blossoms at Iwakura, a town just north of Nagoya which is famous for having a river which is...

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