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Japan Podcast - 075 - How to Save Money in Japan19/07/2014
The Japan Podcast -- Episode 075 -- "How to Save Money in Japan" Become a Patreon of The Japan Show Right Click to Download the Episode | iTunes | StitcherShow Notes: Cook yourself Local Supermarket in the evening (Look for the 50% off sticker) Freezer is your friend Eat at home Bring your lunch to work during the week Buy things that are in season (Veggies and fruits) Local Farmers Markets Fish markets will have deals on several fish (fish bundles) The "Save your change daily method". Wholesale Markets (Costco, Mr Max) Check Apps and websites for coupon (i.e. McDonalds) 100 Yen Stores and Supermakets Point Cards Shop Online Get travel money but ride your bicycle or walk (ride the train there and walk home, take the bus instead of the train to save a 100 yen here and there, cycle if at all possible) Sukiya, Yoshinoya, etc. Don't join a gym, hit up the local parks and sports parks, get off the train one or two stops ea
Japan Podcast - 074 - Typhoon Number 811/07/2014
Japan Podcast - 074 - Typhoon Number 8While halfway through recording a solo episode of the Japan Podcast I managed to catch Anthony "The Crank" on Skype, so we had a nice 30 minute conversation. He gave us the pre-summer update. It was great to catch up with him, and I predict more shows with both of us in the future!!Become a Patreon by supporting the show! Right Click to Download Episode 74Don't forget to subscribe on iTunes [Link]
The Japan Podcast - Episode 073 - Teaching in Japan with no Degree28/06/2014
The Japan Podcast - Episode 073In this episode of The Japan Podcast we answer a listeners question about teaching in Japan without a degree. Our listener has a somewhat unique situation with a "Child of Japanese Visa" (i.e. His mom or dad is Japanese). In the podcast I answer his question and give him some advice and recommendations.Housing in JapanWhat kind of jobs are available and what type to look forWhat to do in the first week or two..... and lots more so have a listen :-) Right Click to download the episodeDon't forget to subscribe on iTunes [Link]
The Japan Podcast - Episode 72 - How Can I Teach in Japan17/06/2014
Episode 72 - "How To Teach in Japan"[Right click and "Save As" to download file directly]Show Notes:1. JET2. ALT at a dispatch company3. Eikaiwa4. What to bring5. Some Advice about teaching in Japan.
The Japan Podcast: May 2014 Update05/05/2014
Japan Podcast May 2014 Update Just a quick update to let you know what's going on. Stay tuned for a full episode later this week. Thanks, Eric "The Yank" Right Click to download Episode
The Japan Podcast - Episode 7109/01/2014
The Japan Podcast Episode - 071 Your browser does not support the audio element. Right Click to [Download]The holidays are upon us and with that we had to do a new episode to the best podcast about Japan. In this episode we talk about all the latest news and happenings in Japan. Show Notes:"The Yank" is buying a houseNew Podcast LogoEmperor Akihito's 80th BirthdayKei Cars Killing Japan's Auto Industry?What the heck is "Chaku - Uta"??Weekly Chaku - Uta RankingKentucky Fried SnacksJapan to spend more on military "Self Defense"Abe Goes to Yasukuni Shrine and Pisses Everyone OffOshima Yuko Graduation from AKB48Koda Kumi New CDAsians Love Japanese Porn (like everyone else :-)Mountain Dew Snack in Japan
The Japan Podcast - Episode 070 - Go Japan Go17/12/2013
Your browser does not support the audio element. [Download]Episode 70 of the Totally Enthusiastically Interested in Japan Podcast, formerly know as the Teaching English in Japan Podcast, is live! Show Notes:Senkaku Island BeefJapanese Smart AppliancesJapanese Super Submarine Found Off Hawaii US Sailors Story About the Super Sub Journey from Japan to Hawaii Wikipedia Article on the I-400-class Submarines Princess Masako turns 50Kohaku 2014 Line UpJapanese New Island is GROWING!!47 Ronin a Flop in Japan??
TEIJG Podcast - The Lost Episodes - Santa is Coming to Japan11/12/2013
[Download Link]Podcast Hosting provided by the great: CloudPailThe Teaching English in Japan Lost Episodes series continues with another episode of greatness from your lovable hosts Eric "The Yank" and Anthony "The Crank". As usual we provide you with a birds eye look at Japan, life in Japan, working in Japan, traveling in Japan, and most of all our crazy commentary about Japan and anything else that peaks our interest.
TEIJG Lost Episode - Way Back in Japan02/10/2013
TEIJG Lost Episode for May 8th 2010I have been trying to fill the holes in our podcast archive and I think I found about 6 missing episodes. This particular episode of the Teaching English in Japan Podcast aired in May of 2010. I did a bit of editing to the audio to hopefully bump up the volume a bit. Back then we had some crappy gear that didn't allow much amplification. [Download Link]Anyways how you enjoy the episode!!Eric "The Yank" & Anthony "The Crank"Podcast Hosted on CloudPail
TEIJG Podcast - The Lost Episodes - November in Japan02/10/2013
TEIJG Lost Episode for November 2010I have been trying to fill the holes in our podcast archive and I think I found about 6 missing episodes. This particular episode of the Teaching English in Japan Podcast aired in November of 2010. I did a bit of editing to the audio to hopefully bump up the volume a bit. Back then we had some crappy gear that didn't allow much amplification. [Download Link]Anyways how you enjoy the episode!!Eric "The Yank" & Anthony "The Crank"Podcast Hosted on CloudPail
TEIJG 012 - Throwing it Way Back24/07/2013
TEIJG 012 - Throwing it Way BackAs per request I am going to include some throw back episodes in the feed. I will probably alternate between new episodes and old ones. Download Podcast EpisodeShow Notes:Show notes to follow but I am assuming it's "The Yank" and "They Crank" having a good old time talking about life in Japan, working in Japan, and having fun in Japan. Plus of course we will probably complain a bit too ;-)
TEIJG 069 - Summer Heat Everywhere11/07/2013
[Right Click to Download Episode 069]Summer is here and it's hot and/humid just about everywhere, plus a bunch of rain and floods in Fukuoka to boot. In Episode 69 of TEIJG we hit a whole lot of Japanese news and of course a bunch of commentary on that news.Show Notes: * Japan's Growing Livers* Suntory IPO's* Japanese Gotta Wait for the XBoxOne* Apple iWatch Patent* Line Going to India* Watch Out Japan "The Man" can now use The Web & Social Media* Japanese Diapers Popular in China* JR Selling Data Suica Card* Aidoru (Idol) Life Sucks* Galapagos Syndrome* Dempagumi.inc * 1000 Yen Gold Ring BurgerThanks for listening!!Eric "Then Yank"