Hope Quiz Nights in Tokyo and Nagoya

July 3, 2017 by admin

Have fun and prove your smarts, for charity!  Events take place in Tokyo and Nagoya, please see below for more information on each, and information about the charity host, HOPE International Development Agency Japan, at the very bottom. HOPE Quiz Night Tokyo Join  the first HOPE Quiz Night in Tokyo at Hobgoblin Roppongi? You and your […]

Five Art Exhibitions to See in Tokyo – July 2017

June 30, 2017 by Mark Guthrie

As the cultural capital of the country, Tokyo is absolutely awash with great art galleries and events going on all around the city. This is a round up of our favorite five that are going on in the month of July, 2017 Sunshower: Contemporary Art from Southeast Asia 1980s To Now 50 years on from […]

English Language Yoga Classes in Tokyo

June 29, 2017 by Mark Guthrie

With its combination of strength, stamina and flexibility, there are very few forms of exercise that gets your body into peak physical fitness like yoga. Having originated in India, the discipline has spread throughout the world and it continues to grow in popularity, with one 2016 study showing that 20.4 million Americans practice it, up […]

Beaches Around Tokyo

June 25, 2017 by Mark Guthrie

As the summer heat rises it’s tempting to retire to your air conditioned room with your neck tie fan on full blast. However, with Japan being an island nation we are completely surrounded by the sea, and thus, beaches. So get out from that darkened room and head for the coast. Beaches in Japan Beaches […]

Fireworks Festivals in Tokyo

June 14, 2017 by admin

Fireworks and summer festivals summer in Japan are arguably the best part of summer here, with nights spent outside watching literally hours of explosions and enjoying the atmosphere of the festival, the food, and the company.   Summer festivals are a rare chance for people to relax and unwind. Points to note: Transportation around festivals […]