Wed, 13 October 2010
Today's Japanofiles Podcast explores the pleasures and challenges of bicycling in Japan. After talking with Colin Willimott about some of his experiences, Dave speaks with seven other people, including an Olympic athlete who lives in Asama Onsen, about cycling in the Matsumoto area.
Key Words: bicycles and Japan; bicycling in Japan; cars and bicycles; Japan podcast; Matsumoto City, Nagano-ken; a podcast about life in Japan
Thu, 30 September 2010
Today's Japanofiles Podcast features two women. The first guest is Ann, who lives to the south of Matsumoto in Shiojiri City. Ann explains why she came to Japan and then discusses a few of the challenges she has faced living in Shiojiri. Today's second guest is Karen Ricks, who visited the show last year for Episode 8 and talked about the many activities she's involved in here in Matsumoto. Today Karen shares information about a big change that has taken place recently.
Key Words: Japan podcast; pregnancy; childbirth in Japan; discussion about living in Japan; Japan-related conversation; interviews