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Yanaizu Naked Man Festival

By Danielle Markewicz and Tito Santare This is a yearly festival that occurs in Yanaizu, Oku Aizu. All men are welcome to participate (usually a JET helps with organising for non-Japanese) and anyone is of course welcome to watch! Danielle … Continue reading

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Oze Park: FuJET Visit to the Middle of Nowhere

by Danielle Markewicz As part of a training run leading up to the Mount Fuji climb, a group of us FuJETs climbed Mount Hiuchigatake in Oze National Park. Oze is a beautiful nature park located in Minami-Aizu, as far southeast … Continue reading

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How to Make Umeshu!

by Danielle Markewicz Unlike some western countries, making your own homemade liquor is not only legal in Japan, but very easy and inexpensive! Once the initial pre-work has been finished, it only requires a little patience before you have your … Continue reading

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