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15 Year Japaniversary!

15 years ago today I moved to Tokyo.  If we consider adult life starting from 18, the earliest point I could realistically have made decisions about my own residency, then I have now lived in Japan for 60% of that time.   The majority of my adult experience, the period of my life that I have […]

This Week in Matsumoto – 3 August 2021

We’re on the road again in ‘This Week in Matsumoto.’ Matsumoto (松本) is the second-largest city in Nagano Prefecture. It is most famous for Matsumoto Castle, a National Treasure of Japan, and one of the twelve remaining original tenshu (main keeps) in Japan. However, there is much to Matsumoto than just its main draw, as you’re about to find out! […]

This Week on Sado Island – 27 July 2021

We’re back on Sado Island! This week we’ll be focusing on the fabulous food and delectable drink found on this wonderful island. Featured image – Henmi Shuzo: Henmi Shuzo is the smallest of Sado’s five sake breweries. It was established around the time of the Meiji Restoration (1868). Their two main brands are Shinryo and […]

Tokyo ON #073: Love, Tokyo

Maction Planet Radio’s flagship show always brings you the real Tokyo, but in this show we’re bringing you the REAL Tokyo in ‘Tokyo ON #073: Love, Tokyo’ Never mind the Olympics, here’s the real Tokyo! It’s 2021 and so Tokyo ON host and permanent Tokyo resident Royce Leong looks past the myths and discusses some […]

This Week on Sado Island – 20 July 2021

This week, we’re on Sado Island! Sado Island covers an area of 854.76 km2 and is the largest island off the coast of Honshu, the main island of Japan. The primary gateway is by ferry from Niigata. Choosing 5 photos to represent my time here is impossible, as there is so much to see. do and […]

This Week in Tokyo – 13 July 2021

Welcome to ‘This Week in Tokyo’, a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in the city. Hosted by Mac, our Founder and Lead Guide, you can check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the […]