Japan consists of forty-seven prefectures, each overseen by an elected governor, legislature and administrative bureaucracy. Each prefecture is further divided into cities, towns and villages. The nation is currently undergoing administrative reorganization by merging many of the cities, towns and villages with each other. This process will reduce the number of sub-prefecture administrative regions and is expected to cut administrative costs
25 Insanely Cute Cafés We Could Totally Live In #refinery29 http://www.refinery29.com/coffee-shop-decor#slide-17 Fleur Universelle, Tokyo, JapanNothing says "stay awhile" quite like tricked-out-treehouse vibes.
Moving overseas can be stressful, but knowing what to expect – especially where expenses are concerned— can help you manage your family’s budget. AHRN.com reached out to military spouse blogger Melissa Gilliam Shaw to share her experiences budgeting for an OCONUS PCS with a pet. If you’re traveling overseas with your family’s favorite furry, four-legged [...]
This home's usable space is about nine tsubo (or 320 sq. ft.) in the Japanese measurement system. Based on a 1952 design by architect Makoto Masuzawa—modeled on his own residence—the tiny home is built to accommodate a family of five. It was built by the Japanese firm Commdesign in 2004 for a couple with two small children in Chiba, just outside Tokyo. The construction cost: $115,000.