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You all laugh at me because I’m different, I laugh at you because you are all the same.

– John Davies

 

 

Which is better? Equity Ownership or Timeshares?

  Have you ever dreamed of owning a vacation property? What if your vacation property could provide you a passive income flow? Not only that, but the positive income return is much, much higher than fixed deposits in banks, or … Read More

 

 

Ikkyu-Ji
Ikkyu-Ji

 

“All that is gold does not glitter,

Not all those who wander are lost.” 

― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

Along the lazy Uji River …

iShinChi Instagram: http://ift.tt/1P5uxZB In the end, it’s not going to matter how many breaths you took, but how many moments took your breath away – Shing Xiong

Happy New Year!

          It’s time to say goodbye to 2015. A new arrival is almost here. There are stories waiting for you to be written in 2016. Happy New Year!     The journey not the arrival matters. … Read More

 

 

 

Life

 

 

iShinChi Travel Quotes

Life is not just about paying bills. We travel so we are reminded that there’s so much more life to live. NEVER. STOP. EXPLORING … OSAKA BAY AREA

Japanese food you can eat for under $5

    [one_half_last] What do you get? Rice dishes like Bentos, Donburis, sushi packs, onigiris Noodles. Cold salad noodles, ramen, tsukemen, udons, fried noodles like yakisoba, and yes! sphagetti Deep fried dishes like tempuras, cooked fish, karaages or fried chicken … Read More

The Pain of Inheritance: Foreigners with real estate in Japan

        The greedy fingers of the Inheritance Tax Japan’s inheritance tax had a major revision on January 1, 2015. The total deduction allowed was cut back by a whopping 40%.  Previously, the total deduction stood at ¥70 million (¥50 million … Read More

Where is the Cashflow?

      THE JAPANESE WAY OF LIFE How does positive cashflow and competitively priced property sound to you? Unbelievable? The good news is, it exists. In the far eastern reaches of the world, this very attractive combination can be … Read More