Cafe 45

Cafe 45 Kobe

Cafe 45 Sannomiya Kobe Cafe Forty-Five (Cafe 45) is a Kobe-based sports bar that opened in July 2004 and is just a six-minute walk from Sannomiya Station. We are located
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Umi no hi

Umi no hi 海の日 Today is Umi no hi the third Monday in July, which can be translated as Ocean Day, or Sea Day, or Marine Day. This is a


Taketombo 竹とんぼ Taketombo (take = bamboo; tombo = dragonfly) are hand-made toys which are great fun for all the family whether in the garden, the park, the beach or anywhere
Shiretoko Peninsula, Hokkaido

Shiretoko Peninsula Hokkaido

Shiretoko Peninsula Hokkaido 知床半島 The Shiretoko Peninsula on Hokkaido has been added to the list of UNESCO World Heritage sites. The Shiretoko Peninsula at the north eastern end of Hokkaido,
Gion Matsuri Float

Kyoto’s Yoiyama Festival

Yoiyama Every year on the night of July 16th Kyotoites turn out in their cotton summer kimonos – yukata – to look at the famed Gion floats that will be

Aichi Expo West Gate Robot

Aichi Expo Receptionist Robot She’s tall, she’s cute, she speaks English and Japanese and supposedly Korean and Chinese. Her skin never wrinkles and she wears sexy white gloves. Okay, she’s

RoboCup Osaka 2005

The annual RoboCup tournament is being held in Osaka from July 13-19. To keep up with all the action, have a look at our partner site: Teams from more