Tag : Japan

  • Ecotourism in Tottori and more

    Posted on : 2013-07-06

    I have not blogged about anything else than my sporty adventures for a long time (but I have been uploading stuff on Instagram or Google+ regularly if you are interested) so this time I am going to ta...

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  • Volunteering in Ishinomaki

    Posted on : 2011-06-08

    Last week-end my wife and I joined Dan Castellano and some of his friends to do some volunteering in Ishinomaki with the NGO JEN. Ishinomaki is a port and one of the cities that have been the mos...

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  • 6 months

    Posted on : 2011-05-30

    After 6 months away from the blog, I was not sure where to start again. I'm going for the easy solution :  a summary of these 6 past months.I use also this blog to remember what I've been up to a...

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  • Everyday Life in Japan 9 - A Japanese Summer

    Posted on : 2010-08-22

    Well it is more about *my* Japanese summer...How's your summer?Here it's probably my hottest summer since I've been living in Japan. It 's the first year the lack of AC is bit of a problem at home.I a...

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  • Fuji Project

    Posted on : 2010-07-12

    For a few weeks now I've been thinking about a project for this summer. A sporty one. My goal is to start from 0m, Yokohama altitude to the top of Japan, the Mount Fuji, 3776 m.In one day an...


  • Everyday life in Japan 8

    Posted on : 2010-05-08

    I just realized that the last episode of "Everyday Life in Japan" was as far as December! As Homer Simpson would say : "D'oh!" Yep, time is flying!!So it is much time for my random mix of snapshots in...

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  • Kamakura

    Posted on : 2010-02-11

    I already covered the city previously but I've been there 2 times last week (it is only about 25mn from Yokohama) and took many photos again. The weather was really nice with a taste of spring....

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  • From 2009 to 2010

    Posted on : 2010-01-14

    Wow wow wow... Already the 14th of January. Veeeery slow start for the blog this year, sorry for that, as an excuse I will use the famous one : "I was busy" if you don't mind. So, well, it is kind of...

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  • Ninja Trick House

    Posted on : 2009-12-26

    Completely forgot to upload these photos! I took them at the beginning of November during our trip in Nagano prefecture. We spent an afternoon in this Ninja village : even if it was a rather small pl...

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  • Everyday Life in Japan - 7

    Posted on : 2009-12-16

    No, I did not give up on this series of "Everyday Life in Japan". Last one was quite a while though, so the following is a collection of photos taken the last 2 months. As usual here, no real common...


  • Tottori Prefecture

    Posted on : 2009-12-04

    Before the monkeys of Nagano, we were as you might know (if you read the blog or my twitter account;) in Tottori Ken. Tottori is the birth place of my wife so through the past years I have bee...

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  • Sekido Bashi Market - Last Part

    Posted on : 2009-11-10

    Okay I am totally late on this one but here it is, the last part of the bicycle market report. First is Nakamura San and his project Momoiro Bike Works, I guess this could interest Danny Choo (?)...

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  • Traditional Wedding in Japan

    Posted on : 2009-11-08

    First I want to apologize for the last 15 days without any updates here. Thing is, my wife and I got our wedding ceremony the first of November. I talked about this already a little bit last year (if...


  • Everyday Life in Japan - 6

    Posted on : 2009-10-08

    These photos were taken during August and at the beginning of September, this is a last taste of summer 2009 (right now (1:45 AM) we are in a middle of a typhoon, heavy rain ... worse forecast is expe...

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  • Sneakers in Japan

    Posted on : 2009-09-19

    Waiting for wifey to finish her work in Daikanyama, I visited this shop. When I first came to Japan in 2005, in Osaka, I was amazed by the diversity of the sneaker models one could see. Of...

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  • Japanese Spiders

    Posted on : 2009-09-17

    Japanese Spiderman in 1978. Clearly I am not a big fan of spiders unless they are huge and mechanical like the ones we could enjoy seeing last spring in Yokohama : It was La Machine, a w...

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  • 09/09/09 09:09:09

    Posted on : 2009-09-09

    Do only geeks enjoy this kind of timestamp? ^_^ Photo taken at this moment : ...yes...It was communting time for me, so, well, here's a glimpse of morning train in Japan!

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  • Everyday Life in Japan - 5

    Posted on : 2009-08-22

    Still hot here in Japan, well it's August then... Last article of this series has been really popular : seen something between 35000 and 50000 times depending of the tracking tools... Thanks to stumbl...