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In the Japanese art of kintsugi, chipped ceramics are repaired with epoxy and clay and painted with gold dust.  DENISSE RAUDA/STARS AND STRIPES
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Japanese art of kintsugi repairs — and celebrate — what’s broken

Travel
June 15, 2018
In a society where flaws are often considered a negative, it is a rarity to see them celebrated — or even accentuated.
Photos by Takiguchi Takahiro

My faves: One-day destinations in Japan

Travel
June 16, 2018
The Land of Rising Sun is home to many amazing tourist attractions.
Photos by Joely Santiago

Let's go to Venice ... in Japan!

Travel
June 17, 2018
For quite a while now, I’ve heard people talk about Hakone–a “small” town near Mt.
Photo courtesy of Tree Cross Adventure

Let's have zippin' good time at adventure park near Atsugi!

Travel
June 17, 2018
Looking for an exciting outdoor experience to take your family or group of friends?

Not far from Misawa, Kuroishi a great day trip

Travel
June 17, 2018
A two-hour drive west from Misawa AB gets you to Kuroishi, an attractive city that is home to impressive streets filled in traditional wooden arcades, an abundance of pristine hot...

Check out these great events in Japan!

Base Info
June 16, 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 June 16)