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Japanese Fishing Exhibition

Posted on | February 14, 2015

2015 Fishing Exhibition was held on Feb. 7th and 8th in Osaka, the capital of West Japan. Similar one just took place in Yokohama, one of the major cities in the east. Other than these major fishing s[…..]


Big Bonenkai”forget-the-year party”

Posted on | December 5, 2013

In December in Japan, “Bonenkai” or forget-the-year party is thrown for coworkers and close friends. It is the traditional event intended to forget the passing year and welcome the coming year. Invite[…..]


 Some great scenery A Japanese persimmon tree quietly sits on hillside   In Japan, most people are busy attending a “Bōnenkai” with their friends, co-workers, business clients, and etc. to rememb[…..]


It’s ”kanpai” time! The second night we all stayed together at a lodge and enjoyed “sukiyaki” with Hida beef. Hida is a mountainous region close to Itoshiro and also known for their tender and exquisi[…..]


Itoshiro, a small village located in the Gifu prefecture of central Japan is a popular destinationfor mountain stream fishing fans from all over Japan during the season. Ishigaki sensei organized an e[…..]


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