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GPod 19: Anime Addicts Anonymous Podcast

Posted by Anthony Joh

Mitsugi and Chiaki from the Anime Addicts Anonymous Podcast are on the GPod to discuss their top five landmark films that have helped define the world of anime.

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NOA CAFE Ginza, The Waffle District

NOA CAFE Ginza, The Waffle District

Posted by Lynn Allmon

Those with a sweet tooth will be delighted to know that Ginza's cafes have a strong focus on dessert. From cakes to parfaits, there's no shortage of sweets to choose from in Ginza, but one of the items most favored by locals is the humble NOA CAFE waffle.

The Sake Breweries of Hida Takayama

The Sake Breweries of Hida Takayama

Posted by John Asano

Hida Takayama is must see destination in Japan and forms the new Golden Route with Shirakawa-go and Kanazawa. If you are after a traditional Japanese town with beautiful scenery and unique culture this town should be high-up on your list of places to visit.

Tiny Trees: The Art of Bonsai in Omiya-Koen

Tiny Trees: The Art of Bonsai in Omiya-Koen

Posted by Cynthia Popper

The legacy of bonsai has real historical underpinnings to Japanese culture, and the once flourishing practice of bonsai making has dwindled down to a very small, but incredibly impressive collection of artisians.

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