With the Rugby World Cup approaching, New Zealand’s national men’s and women’s rugby teams appear to be using Japan as a backdrop to produce a series on videos that help promote their brand. On April 23, the All Blacks and Black Ferns launched a “diversity ...
Elliott Samuels is manager of the Life & Culture Division of The Japan Times and editor-in-chief of The Japan Times On Sunday.
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What brought you to Japan? I came here for the magic. Osaka is home to some of the best close-up magicians in the world. — Ben Daggers, magician Richard Brezina | COURTESY OF RICHARD BREZINA What's your favorite Japanese word or phrase? I like Japanese tongue-twisters; my ...
With Fuji Rock happening this weekend, it's time to start making sure you've got everything you need to make the festival an unadulterated success. Here's a list of essential items you should consider trying to squeeze into your bags: Footwear: You're likely to need rain ...
"CardCaptor Sakura" fan on collecting memorabilia and visiting Akihabara.
Canadian native living in Kyushu recalls his experiences of extreme sports in Japan.
Wiggle High5 rider on determination and the power of teamwork.
U.S. educator on how scissors can be used as a fine motor tool to help children develop creativity and coordination skills.
Oita resident on wet roads and painting with watercolors
Tea ceremony expert on the importance of guests.
Restaurant owner on the magic of being involved in the hospitality industry.