Mao Asada fans, older sister express shock over retirement

Apr 11, 2017

Mao Asada fans, older sister express shock over retirement

Fans across the nation expressed shock Monday night after hearing beloved figure skater Mao Asada, the 26-year-old long-time face of Japanese figure skating, was retiring as a competitor. “I’ll never forget how she won a silver medal in the (2010) Vancouver Olympics,” said 19-year-old ...

Japan's first outdoor Legoland park opens in Nagoya

/ Apr 1, 2017

Japan's first outdoor Legoland park opens in Nagoya

Japan’s first outdoor Legoland park opened in Nagoya on Saturday, raising hopes that more tourists will visit the area and deliver an economic boom to the nation’s third-largest business region. With children’s tickets priced higher than those at Tokyo Disneyland, Legoland Japan offers various ...