Who is Mr Jonesu? Will he be famous?

Do you want to be famous in Japan? Do you have what it takes? Mr. Jonesu does! The 27 year old Australian YouTuber is doing whatever takes to get famous in Japan. He has created characters such as Super Geek, Daikon Man who eats

9 Must Know Tips for First-Time Travelers to Japan

Traveling to any foreign destination is always exciting. And traveling to Japan is doubly so. Japan is a very interesting country – it is the land of anime, avant-garde fashion, sumptuous and healthy food, amazing modern cities, fantastic natural landscapes, years of history and

How to Go Backpacking Through Japan

Whether you’re looking to backpack through Japan for just a few days or a few months, you’re going to need some help to do it in an economical way.   Japan can be one of the most expensive places to travel in the world, and

Using Japanese Characters in Notepad++ (UTF-8)

I use an open source text editor called Notepad++. By default you can’t write Japanese or other foreign characters, they initially show up as question mark characters (???? ????????). The solution to this problem is to go into the settings and change the encoding