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Interesting Places to Visit on the Web


Places in the Local Community
 
San Jose Buddhist Church Betsuin
Japantown San Jose
Japanese American Museum of San Jose
Okasan And Me - Bilingual Education (in English and Japanese) Okasan And Me
Wesley United Methodist Church
Yu-Ai-Kai
 
Places in the Bay Area and Beyond
 
Hakone Gardens, Saratoga
The Japanese Tea Garden in Golden Gate Park
Kelley Park Japanese Friendship Garden, San Jose
Asian Art Museum of San Francisco
1) San Francisco Japantown
2) San Francisco Japantown
Japanese American National Museum, Los Angeles
 
Shopping
 
Nichi Bei Bussan, San Jose Japantown
Nikkei Traditions, San Jose Japantown
Nijiya Market, San Jose, Mountain View, SF, & Others
Mitsuwa Marketplace, San Jose & Others
AACP, Inc. (Asian American Curriculum Projects, Inc.)
Asia For Kids
Heritage Source - Japanese & Japanese-American Titles
Shen's Books
Sasuga Japanese Bookstore
CD Japan
YesAsia.com - Pop Music, CDs, DVDs
Japanese American National Museum Store
Cherry Blossom Gardens (gifts,decor,recipes,culture)
Japanese Gifts (& Clothing,Sushi Supplies,Lanterns)
AsianMall.com (portal to Asian online shopping)
 
Local Dining
 
Gombei Restaurant, San Jose Japantown
Happi House, San Jose Japantown
Hukilau San Jose, San Jose Japantown
Sushitomi, Mountain View
Bento Xpress, Milpitas
 
Organizations
 
Japan Society of Northern California
Japanese Cultural & Community Center of Northern California
Keizai Society: US-Japan Business Forum
 
References
 
Jim Breen's WWWJDIC Japanese-English Dictionary
Jeffrey's Japanese<->English Dictionary
Nihongo: Japanese Language with Dictionary
Telephone Guide (Directory in English & Japanese)
Yellow Pages Japan in USA (Directory in English & Japanese)
Japan Information Network
JGuide - Stanford Guide to Japan Information Resources
About Japanese Language (and everything Japanese)
 
Japanese Language Resources
 
SYSTRAN - Translate up to 150 words or website from Japanese to English or vise versa.
AltaVista Babel Fish Translation
The Kanji SITE - learn kanji, prepare for the Japanese Language Proficiency Test
Kanji-Step - Japanese Language Resource Center
Japanese Writing Tutor
Japanese Proficiency Test from The Japan Foundation
 
Fun For Kids
 
Kids Web Japan
How to do Rajio Taiso (in Japanese)
Official Pokemon.com Site
Official Dragon Ball Z Site
Official Home of Hello Kitty
Official Home of Sailor Moon (in Japanese)
 
Newspapers
 
Nichi Bei Times Online
Nikkei West - Northern California's Japanese American Newspaper
AsianWeek   The Voice of Asian America
Rafu Shimpo (Los Angeles Japanese American Paper)
Japan Today
Mainichi Daily News (English & Japanese)
Daily Yomiuri Online (English & Japanese)
 
Television
 
KTSF 26 - Japanese Programs
AZN Television - Japanese Programs
KIKU-TV Shows Archive with Synopsis
Fuji TV Program Info with Synopsis
DramaWiki - the free Asian Drama Database
Directory of Japanese Drama Synopsis
Database of Japanese Dramas
Kaze no Haruka Synopsis
Komyo ga Tsuji Synopsis
Official NHK Taiga Drama
 
Cultural
 
San Jose Taiko, San Jose Japantown
San Francisco Taiko Dojo
Ikebana Arts, San Jose Japantown
Aikido of San Jose
San Jose Kendo Dojo
Paperfolding.com (learn origami,history,resources)
Money Origami
Japanese Children's Songs
The Virtual Museum of Japanese Arts
 
Events & Holidays
 
Mochi Tsuki
Obon Festival
Japanese Holidays (with Music Archives)