Foma cell phone.


Just upgraded from the NTT Docomo N503i to the FOMA SH700i mobile phone (keitai 携帯)complete with bar code reader (essential nowadays), imotion and silly whizzing noise as you close the

White Gold – The Politics of Rice

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Weather in Japan

Weather in Japan June

Weather in Japan in June Nagoya, June 2005 It’s the rainy season now in Japan – tsuyu or less commonly baiyu-which usually lasts June through early July. The Japanese government
Wild Flowers of Japan

Japan Book of the Week Wild Flowers of Japan

Wild Flowers of Japan Ran Levy Kodansha International, 1995, Paperback: 240 pages ISBN: 4770018096 The deliciously named Ran Levy (“ran”in Japanese means orchid) has put together a book that is
Happi Coats

Ichiro Happi Coats

Happi Coats Another fantastic item at our partner site are Ichiro Happi Coats, created by Tatsuboshi of Kyoto. Available online exclusively at A perfect gift. These jackets are great
Japan flights.

Chubu International Airport (Centrair)

Chubu International Airport (Centrair) If you are traveling to the Aichi Expo you may well arrive at the new offshore Chubu International Airport (Centrair) located off the west coast of

I-Robot ACM-R5

I-Robot ACM-R5 Caterpillar Robot Images of Aichi Expo 2005 The amphibious snake-like robot ACM-R5 designed to move in constricted spaces to provide support in search and rescue missions on show