Happy Cat Day!
I'm from America!Apparently, if you look like a movie star, you're obviously from the same place...or something like that
Rainy Day BluesRain is a constant in Japan, and it can be pretty bad. Especially if you get drenched from above, and one of your students hear something they weren't supposed to!
FROG!It was a good day...for frogs. Kyle found a frog, Keat freaked out, Kyle became covered in mud.
Japanese Car Magnets (and what they mean)Whether you're traveling Japan via train, on foot, or by car, chances are you'll see a strange decal on a few cars passing by. For the longest time, we at Japanoblog were curious as to what these decals meant, as there was not any self-explaining context.
Why is 2/22 known as "Cat Day" in Japan? Aside from their obsessive Cat culture, there is one main reason!
We visited Tokyo Disneyland! Why? Because we could!
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When earthquakes happen (as they are often in Japan), we usually use Maru's big belly to detect it before our earthquake alarms go off.
Our First Year
Celebrate our special day: Japanoblog turns 1!
Japanese kids. They're everywhere! Turn the corner, and BAM! Japanese kid. And their English (to varying degrees) can be cute!
My first time at a TGIF's in Japan
My first time at a TGIF's in Japan - talk about a reverse culture shock!
Hanko 101: Understanding Japan's Signature
A Hanko, or the Japanese version of a signature, is still needed a lot in Japan, even if you're a foreigner. Know the in's and out's (and how to get one) of Hankos here
Introduction to the Japanese Reading and Writing System
An overview of the 3 different types of alphabets used in the Japanese language
What do you want to see? Let us know!
We thought we'd query our viewers to let us know what you want to see from us
Sending a Letter to Japan
I sent Keat a letter, and she just got it!
There's a Railway Village in Japan
There's a Railway Village in Japan! How did I not know about this? You know what I'm going to do
Say Hello to the Nekos (猫)
Get to know our two kitties, Chi and Maru, and what they like!
Photos from Japan
Kyle shares his travel photos from when he visited Japan in 2008
Keat welcomes our readers to Japanoblog