Monthly Archive: January 2014

Jan 13

Tokyo Auto Salon 2014

It hasn’t been that long since my last post, but I don’t mind updating so frequently and hopefully you can keep up the reading ;). Yesterday on 12 January, I went to Tokyo Auto Salon 2014. It’s an 3-day annual event that takes place in Chiba, Makuhari Messe. The city is located ~40 km east …

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Jan 09

Winter Holiday Part 3: Kyoto

This is the last part of the winter holiday posts and will be about my 3-day trip to Kyoto. Former capital of Japan and home of many many temples, this city was a must see for me. Kyoto is pretty “close” by and since I don’t have many free days left, I booked one week …

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Jan 08

Winter Holiday Part 2: Comiket C85

One of the biggest, if not biggest, otaku/nerd event took place in our holiday time. From 29 to 31 December the all famous Comiket would be held in Tokyo Bight Sight. This time it was the 85th edition so it was also known as C85. I was planning to attend two days, but I had …

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Jan 06

Winter Holiday Part 1: Holiday Start and New Year

On the 27th of December our first official holiday started. Only 2.5 weeks after we arrived in Japan, we already got our vacation Because I had so many activities and pictures, I have split the whole winter holiday in three parts for my blog. It will be somewhat more readable that way, no walls of …

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Jan 06

Yokohama Special: Nissan Car Parade

On Monday 23th of December Nissan held a special car parade to celebrate its 80th anniversary. This parade was held in Yokohama, second biggest city in Japan, southwest of Tokyo. At the Nissan headquarters the opening ceremony would be held and shortly after the parade would start. Nissan HQ in Yokohama… Opening speech by Toshiyuki …

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