Monthly Archive: May 2008

Going to the US on “vacation”

Last month I posted about my plans for a trip overseas. Almost everything has now been decided and I will be leaving for New York on Monday (June 2nd) and returning on Saturday (June 28th). This trip was being planned for a long time and...

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No Surprise, Japan is one of the safest countries in the World

The Global Peace Index or GPI is a yearly ranking of countries via various peace indicators. The list is compiled by Visionofhumanity.org and ranks grades countries on everything from yearly murder rate to relations with neighboring countries and even military expenditure as a percentage of...

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One Love Jamaica Festival 2008 – Yoyogi Park, Tokyo

From the pictures and write up in the Jamaica Observer last year’s One Love Jamaica festival was a success. While browsing through a few Japan related blogs I realized that it was time again for the One Love Jamaica festival this year and it was...

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Jamaica’s Prime Minister Interviewed on HARDtalk

I just watched an interview with Prime Minister Bruce Golding on HARDtalk, an interview talkshow on the BBC. Just watching the program alone took me through various types of emotions and I would even say mental states. Why is it that certain programs always dig...

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Check out Gaming Blog Infidel101.com

It’s been three months since I launched my photography blog with the aim to learn about and improve the quality of my photographs taken as well as have a spot to document my shots hopefully as they improve. Its been going mostly well so far...

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Dragon Ball the Movie?

It seems the countless rumors and speculation over the years about a Dragon Ball movie has finally born fruit. From the looks of this scan of a recent issue of Japan’s Weekly Shonen Jump a Dragon ball movie is coming first to Japan and then...

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Japanese make it ‘Jam’-aica

I am still trying to do my best to highlight any Japan related news items in Jamaica’s local media. About a week ago I made a post about Masaya Hayashi – a music store owner from Japan with a keen interest in our vintage music....

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Naruto Shippuuden the Movie Review

The first Naruto movie which takes place in the Shippuuden timeline when Naruto has gotten older after training with Jiraiya for a while came out in theatres in Japan last year but was recently released on DVD and subbed. It’s been a long wait for...

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New Starting Point for Japan – China Relations

China and Japan have signed a historic deal agreeing a “new starting point” in relations, after summit talks in Tokyo. It has been coming for a long time and my two last blogs on the topic were Japan, China relationship getting better and Japan, China...

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Tokyo has Secret Underground Warehouses

Tokyo is more than just a city it is a metropolis. Every thought what would happen if some natural disaster such as an earthquake were to strike Tokyo with close to 13 million people about the place. Check out this video as camera crew follows...

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