Monthly Archives: February 2007

It’Snow Problem Having A Good Time In Hakuba

Woke up a bit stiff on Monday morning and with a little pain in my a*se too……and that can only be because I spent a long weekend on the slopes of Hakuba 47 and Hakuba Goryu. An all night bus took myself … Continue reading

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Tokyo Fox’s 1st Anniversary

Today is exactly one year since Tokyo Fox was launched and despite my initial fears that I wouldn’t go beyond the first entry I have managed to stay motivated enough to have published about 120 blog entries. That is an average … Continue reading

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A Cool Bar In Tokyo

Last Wednesday night I found myself hanging out in Absolut Ice Bar Tokyo in Hiro-O which as the name suggests is completely made from ice. That includes the bar itself, the walls, floor, tables, sofas and even the glass! Obviously the … Continue reading

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Taking Heart On Valentines Day

“Another Valentines Day and this year I couldn’t even open my door……….because I’d forgotten my key!!” “There were many girls banging on my door this Valentines Day morning……….and so then I let them out!!” Thats my quota of cr*ppy Valentines jokes done … Continue reading

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Dining Out: One Fish, Two Fish, Blowfish, Bluefish

Sometime during the 1990s I watched a dramatic TV show that brought me close to tears as I thought a much loved character was about to be killed off. What is surprising is that that show was the second series of … Continue reading

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Maid In Japan

Spent last Sunday trudging round the electrical shops of Akihabara with my friend Gideon before visiting a couple of maid cafe’s as we were in need of a refreshment and thought it best not to waste the opportunity! The first maid … Continue reading

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The Cold Rush For Masks!

I’ve had a cold for the last week now which I just can’t seem to shake off as easy as normal so I am often clearing my throat (which i do quite regularly anyway) and sniffing which I find very annoying but it’s tolerated in this country. People don’t … Continue reading

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