Hiroshima 60th Anniversary

Hiroshima 60th Anniversary 広島 At 8.15 this morning, exactly sixty years ago, a thunderous act of war instantly transformed the city of Hiroshima‘s legacy – if not the whole of
Japan Book Review.

Barefoot Gen

Barefoot Gen: A Cartoon Story Vol 1 by Keiji Nakazawa ISBN: 0867194502 284 pp はだしのげん Hadashi no Gen (Barefoot Gen) is a Japanese comic book series about a boy who
Dogs in Japan.

Dogs in Japan

Dogs in Japan 犬 More than 48 million households in Japan keep pets, according to a 2004 survey by the Japanese pet food manufacturers’ association. In 2003, the number of
Nagoya travel information.

Gas Pavilion Aichi Expo

Gas Pavilion Aichi Expo ガスパビリオン The stated basic theme of the Gas Pavilion at Aichi Expo is “Dream Energy – For People, for the Earth”. A typical wishy-washy Expo title.
Okinawa Travel Information.

Yaeyama Islands Okinawa

沖縄 The Yaeyama archipelago is located 450 kilometers southeast of mainland Okinawa. With Ishigaki Island at the center boasting the largest population of around 49,000 people, Taketomi, Kohama, Kuroshima, Hateruma,
Japanese University Students.

Japan Student Numbers in Rapid Decline

日本の大学Translation of Yahoo News: New lows for 4-year private universities: candidates outnumbered byexamination staff in 160 institutions. This spring 542 4-year private universities held entrance examinations. According to a survey