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by theuncontactable
Sep 25th, '08, 13:23
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Which CD/DVD brand do you suggest I buy?
Replies: 12
Views: 4721

I've always had a good success rate with TDK. I've used Sony recently, because they were quite cheap at the time - they work fine too. I've sort of gone of using DVDs now because I think external harddrives are much cheaper and takes up less physical space. Note: good success rate doesn't mean 100% ...
by theuncontactable
Sep 19th, '08, 10:01
Forum: Travel
Topic: Collecting advices for Japan trip!
Replies: 15
Views: 11475

If you like food, you should watch the JDorama "Osen" and the anime "Yakitatte Japan!" available as torrent downloads. You'll understand what I mean about regional specialty after watching "Yakitatte Japan!" Here's a video of Kappa Shushi a shushi chain in Japan. This one is in Kyoto. I went to the ...
by theuncontactable
Sep 19th, '08, 08:05
Forum: Travel
Topic: Collecting advices for Japan trip!
Replies: 15
Views: 11475

I think the reason why there aren't any trashbins are because Japanese people tend to take their food home to eat or they sit down somewhere to eat rather than eat on the go. Trashbins can be found outside the ubiquitous convenient stores (conbi) like "Lawsons", "7/11" and "Family Mart". 7/11 will a...
by theuncontactable
Sep 18th, '08, 12:52
Forum: Travel
Topic: Collecting advices for Japan trip!
Replies: 15
Views: 11475

What are you interested in?

Mekan: You haven't told us what you're interested in because there's no point in going to some of these places if you aren't interested in say shopping in Shibuya or otaku culture in Akiba (Akihabara). A lot of these places specialises in certain things. You could just spend a week in the Kansai reg...
by theuncontactable
Sep 18th, '08, 09:25
Forum: Travel
Topic: Collecting advices for Japan trip!
Replies: 15
Views: 11475

Definitely get a JR Pass