Expatfest 2019: The Movie


The Independence Day party video photo album is here! We hope to have one more event at the end of summer, stay tuned for details. If you’re in Japan this November, we’re considering a special Thanksgiving event. Thanks to everyone who attended our July 5th BBQ, and to those that didn’t, hope you can come next time! We’d like to do it again for Independence Day 2020.

[VIDEO] TV Asahi’s ‘Life of Paradise’ Features Tono’s Legendary Agriturismo Omori House


Tono Japan’s own Agriturismo Omori houseAgriturismo 大森家 (アグリツーリズモ オオモリケ)was featured this week in TV Asahi‘s documentary series Life of paradise.


Below is a sample of the story (imperfect machine translation from Japanese to English) for the full story in Japanese visit TV Asahi‘s website, or watch the complete video, and more TV Asahi videos here.

TV Asahi: In Iwate Prefecture Tono, which is known as the village of idyllic rural scenery and folklore, Ms. Tomoko Omori began Farm (56 years old) and Shunichi’s (55 years old) husband and wife.

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Tomoko, born in Tono City, after graduating from college, was a primary school school nurse. Two children married Shunichi was working in Kamaishi City Hall at the time of the 28-year-old was born. Built home near the home of Yuko, had been working hard to raising children to work.


In her 48th year, a turning…

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