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The Lucky Island Events January 2019

The new year is only hours away, and with the promise of a new year also comes the promise of new adventures and experiences here in the lucky island. Let us all keep warm, eat our osechi, and welcome in … Continue reading

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The Lucky Island Events November 2018

It isn’t hard to imagine the crisp frosts and early snows that are right around the corner. With Halloween done and dusted, it is time to knuckle down for the midyear conference. Even if you’re ready to get comfy under … Continue reading

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Aizu Wakamatsu’s Other Onsen- Ashinomaki Onsen

  Autumn has officially arrived, and with it, onsen season is fully in swing. Aizu Wakamatsu, the samurai city, is home to the famous onsen district of Higashiyama. However, did you know Aizu Wakamatsu is home to another lovely onsen … Continue reading

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The Lucky Island Events September 2018

School is back in session, new FuJETs are getting used to their new homes, and the weather is finally (finally!) starting to cool down. Just when you thought the festival season was over, we now enter autumn and harvest festival … Continue reading

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This is Fukushima Calendar Project

A message from our friends over at the ‘This is Fukushima’ calendar project: We are currently accepting photo submissions for the 2019 edition of theĀ  ‘This is Fukushima’ calendar. Last year, with the generous support of many current and former … Continue reading

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