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Hiroshima, Japan
Sunday, Sep. 23, 2018

Fitness in the Great Outdoors

Lauren is back with another fitness submission, this time with tips for taking advantage of the warmer weather with outdoor exercise!

The Many Faces of Post-JET Employment

In this insightful article, Leslie Wier gives wise and real advice for post-JET success based on career goals and personality type.

Fukuyama Nights: Samurai Sandwiches

In his latest review, Elliott Yoo takes you to one of Fukyama's finest sandwich shops, the Samurai Delicatessen. Read on for more about these mouthwatering samurai sandwiches. You won't be disappointed.

Fukuyama Nights: a Trip to Kensington Pub

Fukuyama Nights: A Trip to Kensington Pub Written by Elliott Yoo   The Kensington Pub is located in 大黒町 (Daikoku-chō), which is just north of the JR...

It’s Summer: Are you prepared?

Having trouble with the insects big and small here in Japan? This article will help you out on all things bug repellent, as well as how to stay cool and safe through the scorching heat and dripping humidity.

Third Annual Hiroshima AJET Fundraiser: Sanbien Children’s Home (子供の家三美園)

On Friday, June 27th, Hiroshima’s JET Program ALTs will host their Third Annual Hiroshima AJET Fundraiser, in Hiroshima city at Southern Cross from 7:00- 9:00 pm. This year all proceeds and donations will be given directly to the Sanbien Children’s Home (子供の家三美園). In addition, a portion of the proceeds will be allocated to Sarah Hiscock, which will be used to fund ALT visits to Sanbien Children’s Home.

There’s a New Tax in Town

As the cherry blossoms began to bloom and the warmer, milder breezes of spring began to flow across the land of the Rising Sun, a new sun also began its ascent- the rise of consumption tax from 5% to 8%. But in what way does this tax increase affect us as JETs?

How to Become a School Yard Idol

Vaughn summarises the often hilarious way in which our students see us - make the most of it and become an idol!

How Many Balls?

Liz takes a look at the chants used in the elementary school textbook, their pros and their cons.

The Adventures of Ryo Takeshita Bet: The End of Year Party

For the previous 2 instalments of Ryo's adventures, please click on the links: 1. The Adventures of Ryo Takeshita: London, England 2. The Adventures of Ryo Takeshita: How...