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Japanese Nightlife Etiquette: 15 Things You Need to Know

Tokyo is a 24hour nightlife city with all night bars, restaurants & karaoke. Make the most of it when you're here!...

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I Tried Stopping at Every Tokyo Station in a Day

One day, 30 Tokyo train stations, as we eat, drink, shop and explore every corner of central Tokyo!...

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I Cycled 900km Across Japan for $555,000 | Feat. @CDawgVA

I teamed up with Connor to cycle around Kyushu in just over a week. It wasn't easy, but incredibly thanks to your support we raised $555,000 for the Immune Deficiency Foundation....

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Japan VS Foreign Tourists: A Worsening Situation

Kyoto takes desperate measures in the face of unruly overseas tourists, but that's the tip of the iceberg....

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I Spent a Week with Japan's BIGGEST Movie Star | Ken Watanabe

As Japan's biggest movie star, Ken Watanabe has performed in Hollywood movies such as The Last Samurai, Godzilla & Inception. But it's off the big screen where Ken plays his greatest role of all; rebuilding a town devastated by a tsunami. I s...

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I Spent a Week with Japan's Biggest Rock Star

I spent an amazing week with Japanese rock legend Hyde (of L'arc en Ciel fame), getting to know the man behind the mask and helping my good friend Natsuki's dream come true....

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How Expensive is it to Travel Japan? | Budget Travel Tips

Travelling Japan is cheaper and easier than ever before thanks to a recent boom in tourism....

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12 Things NOT to do in Japan

What not to do in Japan! Learn the etiquette before you get here!...

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How Difficult is Travelling Japan without Japanese? | Travel Tips

Travelling Japan without Japanese might not be as tough as you think....

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Speaking Japanese Fluently in 6 Months | 6 Steps to Success

Speaking Japanese is a lot of fun! But what if you had to become fluent in just 6 months? Fear not. Here's a guide to make it happen! ...

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What Owning a Love Hotel in Japan is Like

Love hotels are big business in Japan, worth an estimated $40bn to the economy. For the first time ever we take a look behind the scenes of a love hotel and meet the charismatic owner who's built his world around the business....

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Inside Fukushima: What Happened After the Nuclear Disaster?

The Fukushima Nuclear Disaster is unimaginable in scale. 8 years later in the midst of a $27bn decontamination effort, we explore inside the disaster zone and meet the locals to uncover the situation in Fukushima; past, present and future....

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Abroad in Japan Podcast

Tune in to the No.1 Podcast about life in Japan as Chris Broad and co-host Pete Donaldson discuss weird, wacky and wonderful news going on around the country. From insider travel tips, and language learning secrets, to hilariously awkward travel stories sent in by listeners and a weekly Q&A answering your questions. With over 100 episodes and broadcast every Wednesday, there’s no better place to learn about life in Japan while you’re on the go.

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Chris

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Natsuki

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Ryotaro

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Pete