Monthly Archive for: ‘June, 2011’

Quick Tips for getting settled in Tokyo

After arriving in Tokyo, making the trip from the airport to your new home or apartment, and trying to get over the jetlag, the real process of getting settling in and adjusted begins. What this involves will certainly vary from person to person and family to family, but one thing is bound to be true: the realization of the fact …

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Virtual Edo 1: Take a stroll around Nihombashi!

Virtual Edo beckons!  Slip back in time via a short walk around one of Edo’s busiest neighborhoods: Nihombashi….  On the banks of the Nihombashi River, you will find Edo’s fish market, supplying the freshest catch to the Shogun and all of Edo’s residents. Enter Edo by clicking on this link: Nihombashi was also the starting point for the five Great …

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