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Life In Japan: Nippon New Year

As I mentioned previously in this very column (yes, you should be keeping up), the Japanese don’t really see Christmas as a very big deal. Certainly not in the same way us god-fearing western nations do, but that doesn’t mean they don’t have a big winter celebration to look forward to as the cold weather […]

New Year! New You! New Us!

The New Year has been, the celebrations have been had and now we’ve got ourselves a whole 363 days left till we can start the whole thing over again and plenty of time to sort out those half-hearted Resolutions that we swore we’d get round to in 2011 but then STUFF happened so we forgot […]