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River Cruises and Winter Illuminations in Shinagawa

January 19, 2018
This winter, Shinagawa City and the Shinagawa Tourism Association are introducing three beautiful illumination experiences for visitors to Tokyo.
Clerks ring up sales at a typical Lawson Station convenience store in Nogizaka, Tokyo, where customers can buy everything from soup to nuts, and make their day a whole lot easier. (Photo by David Hurwitz)

Tips for going to a convenience store in Japan

January 20, 2018
Editor’s Note: "Let's ask Miyuki" is a commentary series by Taneichi Miyuki, Misawa’s Airman and Family Readiness Center multicultural program coordinator, which explains many...
The Edo-Tokyo Museum: Photo by Hayden Murphy

Edo-Tokyo Museum: The life, times and citizens of Tokyo

January 17, 2018
Tokyo is one of the world's great cities, and with 38 million people in its metro area, also the world's largest. Not surprisingly, it's also a city with a fascinating history,...
Photos by Nano Betts

Tokyo strolls: Daikanyama

January 16, 2018
Tokyo is filled with so many wonderful nooks and crannies. Some neighborhoods belong to a must-see and touristy category, but then there are others that are perfect for off-beat...

International Destinations: Wat’s Happening in Chiang Mai

January 18, 2018
While you’re in Chiang Mai here are a few famous Wats to check out along with the area’s many historical sites and rich cultural heritage. Wat Jet Yod 

Hey! Get off base and check out these events in Japan!

Base Info
January 20, 2018
Editor's note: There's a lot of stuff happening off base, so read below and then head off for some fun! (This was updated Jan. 20)