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5 things to do in Tokyo during Golden Week 2019

Here’s 5 things to do if you’re in Tokyo to celebrate Golden Week 2019! Greet the new emperor The Imperial Household Agency set up May 4 as the day the …

5 best places for hanami in Tokyo

5 unusual places for hanami in Tokyo

Twelve Japanese Castles – second part

Science

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5 women in aviation history (Part 2)

“Don’t you think that it would be good psychology to have women up in the air? How is a man going to say he is afraid to fly when a …

5 Fun facts about Concorde

5 women in aviation history (Part 1)

Myth & Legend

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Lafcadio Hearn & The cherry tree of the sixteenth day

It’s hanami time and it’s cherry trees story time. Here’s The cherry tree of the sixteenth day, collected by Lafcadio Hearn. Lafcadio Hearn Koizumi Yakumo (1850-1904), the Japanese name of …

5 flowers of Japan (part 2)