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DaSaitama investigation, how dasai is Saitama? The Smart Traveller’s guide to Omiya 大宮

埼玉・Saitama; Prefecture immediately North of Tokyo ださい・Dasai; Uncool, Unfashionable Short answer, yes. I've lived in Tokyo, Chiba and Saitama. And it goes without saying the least pleasant place of them all is, by a long shot, Saitama. The foods not as good, the bars are not as fun, the Locations aren't as interesting- it's as… Continue reading DaSaitama investigation, how dasai is Saitama? The Smart Traveller’s guide to Omiya 大宮

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『Narita- so much more than an airport!』The Smart Traveller’s guide to Narita Town 成田町

It wouldn't take much imagination to like the  name "Narita" with the well-known and inconveniently distant Narita international airport, situated way, way, way to the east of Tokyo, but did you know that Narita is actually a charming little town filled with delicious eateries and my favourite temple in all of Japan?   Situated not… Continue reading 『Narita- so much more than an airport!』The Smart Traveller’s guide to Narita Town 成田町