Zooming Japan

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Zooming Japan
All about daily life, working and traveling in Japan through the eyes of a German expat.
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  • From Tokyo to Okayama (Sample Itinerary for 4 days) 11 months ago If you visit Japan for the first time, Tokyo is usually the place everybody wants to check out. And indeed there are many exciting things to discover in Tokyo – some of them will be introduced today. However, if you stick to the well-known “golden route” (Tokyo – Kyoto – Hiroshima)...
  • Goodbye Zooming Japan: Hiatus notification 1 year ago Hello to anyone who’s still reading “Zooming Japan”. I know this blog has struggled with regular updates for the longest time now. And there’s a reason for that. I’ve been putting this off for quite some time now, but it needs to be done.   The original purpose of “Zooming Japan”...
  • Matcha - Japan's Healthiest and Most Traditional Green Tea 1 year ago Japan is famous for its green tea. If you ever drink tea in Japan, it’s most likely green tea. Among the famous types of green tea are Sencha, Genmaicha, Hojicha … but first and foremost Matcha (抹茶).   What is Matcha? While matcha is green tea, the farming and processing is different from...
  • Is the Japan Rail Pass Worth the Money? 1 year ago A question I get almost on a daily basis is: Is the Japan Rail Pass worth it? Short answer: Yes, for long distance travelling (e.g. a round trip from Tokyo to Kyoto). Ok, ok. You want the long answer, right? :)   What is the Japan Rail Pass? In Japan the most convenient way to […] The post Is...
  • Onsen Etiquette: Don't make these 8 mistakes in a Japanese Hot Spring! 1 year ago Enjoying a Japanese hot spring is something you don’t want to miss when visiting the country. Japan is blessed with onsen (温泉 / ♨) thanks to its many volcanoes. The hot water origins from geothermally heated springs. This is different from Japanese sento (銭湯) which are public bath...

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Meg
21:50 PM March 22, 2013

Meticulously designed and maintained, Zooming Japan is an informative and engaging blog focused on life in and travel within Japan. The blogger, Jasmine T., has a friendly writing-style, and her photography makes you feel as though you're right in Japan. Recently she has begun to include a "Tourist Information" box below her entries. This feature is quite useful as it provides data regarding fees, opening hours, access, and more. I am a long-time subscriber and admirer of the Zooming Japan blog. Reading about the various items, festivals, shrines, and aspects of daily life makes me look forward to my own trip to Japan. I appreciate all of the time and effort Jasmine T. puts into producing her blog entries, each of which is packed with photos and knowledge. If you're interested in Japan and travel, definitely give this blog a visit.

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