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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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FuJET- An Inside Look to the 2014 Hokkaido Trip, Part 11- Ramen Alley

Japan is big on there “Top 3s” and “Best” places. Ask anyone where to find the best ramen and you’ll undoubtedly be told that you need to go to Sapporo. There you will find ramen alley, a narrow little passage … Continue reading

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FuJET- An Inside Look to the 2014 Hokkaido Trip, Part 10- Food

うまいッ! おいしい ! If you have turned on the TV even once during your time in Japan, you’ve heard these phrases uttered by Japanese TV personalities as they dine upon some local delicacy or another. Japan loves their food and Japanese … 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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Kitakata Ramen- A Review

a review by Xan Wetherall Food, glorious food! Japan doesn’t joke around when it comes to its edibles. Every region, prefecture, and city has its own unique set of meibutsu – specialties of the area. As an example, Tohoku is … Continue reading

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