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Towering Infernos

What: Taimatsu Akashi (AKA the Sukagawa fire festival) Where: Sukagawa city, starting at Taimatsu Doori When: Saturday 14th November. Parade starts 2pm. Torch lighting at 6:30pm Why: Because everyone likes fire

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Two Nights on the Inside: The JET Home-stay

The scene vaguely resembled old war-time footage of evacuee children standing on a station platform, clutching their belongings and waiting to be paired off with their temporary families; the new JETs sat in a large lecture room, excited and nervous … Continue reading

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