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Can you guess what this is?

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Out and about

Living in Japan is thrilling. There’s usually something fun to do!

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Winter festival

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Cute characters

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This is a capsule hotel. You can sleep in a small pod just for you.

 

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The shinkansen (bullet train) goes so fast! It’s so fun to ride!

 

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Regular trains are fun as well.

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Riding bikes with friends is fun!

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Parades are exciting, too!

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Here’s the gym where you can go to exercise.

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In the spring and fall, swans travel through the area.

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How do you protect your skin from the sun? Many ladies in Japan use umbrellas on sunny days.

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In the winter, many people have to shovel snow.

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Maybe this person will have to shovel a lot!

 

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Bye, snow!

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At Christmastime, many people eat Christmas cake.

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These people are having a contest to see who can drink soda the fastest.

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Have you ever played tug-of-war?

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Which looks more fun – dancing or skiing? I like both!

Food

I’m about to be posting several blogs that will be used for a presentation, in case you are wondering!

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Ice cream

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Breakfast at McDonald’s

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Breakfast

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Sushi on a conveyor belt – it goes around and around. You can pick what you like.

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Sushi! Yum, yum!

 

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Ground up fish!

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Mountain vegetable tempura

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Tofu

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Pancakes

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Oden – you can tell the shopkeeper what you want to eat.

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This man is making cookies. Oishii!

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Zaru soba – a very popular food. It’s cold noodles dipped in sauce.

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Can you guess what this is?

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Maybe you can guess this!

 

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And what would a food list be without my old favorite – OCTOPUS! Here is some fried octopus. It’s lovely!