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    Pedestrian’s Best Friend: The Bicycle Bell

    Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008

    Are you tired of walking behind slow people? Do you wish there was an easy way to pass through a crowd without knocking people on their ass? There is! Nick from Japan and fatherhood blog has a hilarious tip for dealing with crowded city sidewalks: buy a bicycle bell. From Nick’s page: When I […]

    Other Options For Planning Your Train Trip

    Wednesday, October 31st, 2007

    I received a lot of great comments from readers on the post. Reader Jethro writes about an English train-scheduling service, hyperdia: While I was in Japan studying abroad, I used a very similar website to plan out trips– I’ll have to try out this one too, though! ~ Jethro. Reader Deas of Rocking […]

    Plan Your Trip With JR Odekake Net

    Sunday, October 28th, 2007

    Planning a trip within Japan soon? Will you be travelling by train? If you are using JR, can save you a lot of time. Just type in where you are going, where you are coming from and the time and will do the rest of the work for you. This was a life-saver […]