Should smoking be banned in public places?

| Apr 27, 2010

Should smoking be banned in public places?

Saki Kuroda, 24 Schoolteacher (Japanese nonsmoker) Yes, It should be banned. Smoking is not only bad for the smoker’s health, but also for nonsmokers through passive smoking. In public people should think about others. Alex Wright, 23 Teacher (American nonsmoker) I don’t smoke. However, ...

What's your favorite hanami memory?

| Mar 30, 2010

What's your favorite hanami memory?

Glen Doran Tour guide, 39 (Australian) This will be my first hanami (cherry blossom viewing), actually. I hope it will be memorable. I heard that Japan can be a very different, open and drunken place during hanami. I’m looking forward to it! Ayumi Ozawa ...