Jamaipanese in Japan – Quick Update 3

Still less than a week since I have been in Japan and my adventures continue. Since my last update I traveled via the bullet train to Nagoya where I saw the magnificent Nagoya Castle at night and had hitsumabushi for dinner. I spent the night...

More

Jamaipanese in Japan – Quick Update 2

Unbelievably its 4 days already since I landed in Japan. It is every bit as awesome as I thought it would be so far and there is still so much to see and do. So Wednesday evening I decided I wanted to take the plunge and...

More

Jamaipanese in Japan – Quick Update 1

After almost 20 hours of flying not including airport wait time I am happy to report that I have arrived in Japan safely. The trip to Japan could have hardly been any smoother with no airline or airport trouble with my only customs and immigration...

More

Touchdown in Japan – poetic edition

Want to go to Japan? most definitely Ever been to Japan? not yet When are you going to Japan? some day When are you going to Japan? Next Year When are you going to Japan? In a Month When are you going to Japan? Tomorrow When...

More

Follow, Like and Share my Adventures in Japan

My first trip to Japan is only a few hours away now after years of planning. Due to the support of family, friends and my awesome readers I am finally about to achieve a dream I’ve had for a loooooong time. I’d like to share that dream...

More

A Samurai Never Fears Death – Book Review

The fifth book in the Samurai Mysteries series by Dorothy and Thomas Hoobler is called “A Samurai Never Fears Death” and follows up on the first four in the series Ghost in the Tokaido Inn, Demon in the Teahouse, In Darkness, Death and The Sword that Cut the Burning Grass....

More

Art of SUMO – photographed by Tomoki Momozono

Sumo wrestling is a sport misunderstood by many and unfortunately the sport mostly makes the news these days for all the wrong reasons. I hope to be able to to witness a Sumo wrestling competition one day in the future. I surfed into some awesome photographs by Tomoki...

More

100 Places to See or Things to do when I Visit Japan

Unbelievably, I can now say that my trip to Japan is less than 20 days away. Since beginning the countdown I though time would have slowed down but instead it has been he opposite and now Sept 4th is closing in fast! I have been “trying” to pin down something...

More

Japanese Covers for Game of Thrones books

I am a big fan of the Game of Thrones series that premiered on HBO earlier this year. Being a epic fantasy geek I was looking for a excuse to blog about the series and I have just found it. George R.R. Martin’s “A Song of...

More

ThunderCats Anime – First Impressions

The new ThunderCats anime has finally begun airing on Cartoon Network and I have watched the first couple episodes. ever since the first official images for the ThunderCats anime was released earlier this year many fans including myself were torn on the character designs. Then came the...

More