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One international group is aiming to take shark fin soup off the menu through a particular brand of what they call ‘artivism’ – we wanted to find out more… We spoke with…

If you live or work anywhere near Tokyo Tower – in fact not even that near, but in sight of it – this incredible 360 degree photo of Tokyo may just have…

The list of August movie releases in Japan is led by some epic summer blockbusters – but then what else would you expect? With just about every film on the big screen…

Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) today announced the outline for this year’s festival at a press conference in the Roppongi Hills complex, at which the festival will be held in October. by…

The picturesque castle-town of Matsumoto offers a range of attractions, culture and events. Matsumoto Castle, completed in 1594, is Japan’s oldest existing castle and is perhaps the first thing you’ll think of…

Fancy ‘climbing’ Mt. Fuji without joining the crowds, or even leaving your desk? Now that you can climb Mount Fuji with Google Street View, it is finally possible… It was late on…

They will walk out onto the field under a new manager and some of the world’s most high profile players, yet when Man Utd take to the field against Cerezo Osaka and…

Governor Yuji Kuroiwa says Kanagawa is like a microcosm of Japan. It is a place where you can find mountains, coastline, major metropolises like Yokohama and Kawasaki, historical ports, samurai culture in…