Tag Archive: travel

Just Japan Podcast 142: Battling the Winter

  In Episode 142 of the podcast, Kevin chats with Andrew (Higgins in Japan on YouTube) and James (altinsider.com) about life during the winter months in Japan. Is it possible to keep warm… Continue reading

Ready for Adventure: What Kids Need to Explore Nature (Kids & Nature Part 2)

You’ve now made the decision to help get your children or students more connected to nature. It’s time to get them outside and let them explore and inquire. Kids can of course simply… Continue reading

Just Japan Podcast 97: Learning Japanese

In Episode 97 of the Just Japan Podcast, host Kevin O’Shea talks to Adam Shaw (SakanaJin on YouTube) about studying Japanese and life in Japan. Adam studied Japanese in the U.K. for a… Continue reading

Just Japan Podcast 96: Finding Work in Japan

In Episode 96 of the Just Japan Podcast, host Kevin O’Shea speaks with Anthony Joh about finding work in Japan. Anthony is the editor of the GaijinPot website. GaijinPot has the biggest English-language job board… Continue reading

Just Japan Podcast 93: Living in Tokyo

In Episode 93 of the Just Japan Podcast, host Kevin O’Shea chats with returning panelists Hikosaemon and Jenny Silver about living in Tokyo, Japan’s largest city. Life in Tokyo is certainly different than… Continue reading

Just Japan Podcast 89: Gundam

In Episode 89 of the Just Japan Podcast, host Kevin O’Shea chats with Andrew Higgins about Gundam. Andrew tells us about the iconic Japanese animation series. What is Gundam? How popular is it… Continue reading

Just Japan Podcast 88: Kendama

In Episode 88 of the Just Japan Podcast, host Kevin O’Shea chats with kendama player Ryan Cabal “rysofunny” on Instagram about the traditional Japanese trick toy, the kendama. Ryan is an American living… Continue reading

Just Japan Podcast 86: Halloween in Japan

Episode 86 of the Just Japan Podcast is all about Halloween. Kevin talks a little bit about the evolution of the Halloween celebration in Japan and we get to hear some spooky tales… Continue reading

Just Japan Podcast 82: Ice Hockey in Japan

In Episode 82 of the Just Japan Podcast, host Kevin O’Shea chats with Canadian expat Patrick Kwan about playing ice hockey in Japan. Patrick started playing hockey at the age of 6 in… Continue reading

Tech Japan Podcast 4: Mag Lev Trains and Sneaky Drones in Tokyo

In Episode 4 of the Tech Japan Podcast, host Kevin O’Shea talks about the latest tech stories coming out of Japan. JR Central’s new Mag Lev train sets a new world record traveling… Continue reading