How Japan Helped the Allies Spy on Hitler — Pacific Paratrooper

Throughout the Second World War, the Allies tried to spy on Hitler and his generals. They went to extraordinary lengths to understand what the Führer was thinking, using intercepted messages, intelligence from inside Germany, and the advanced decryption facilities at Bletchley Park. Ironically, some of their best intelligence on Hitler’s thinking came not from spying […] … Continue reading How Japan Helped the Allies Spy on Hitler — Pacific Paratrooper

Tips for Traveling to Tokyo

After major setbacks due to natural and nuclear disasters in 2011, tourism in Tokyo is rebounding. The Japan National Tourism Office reports a 21% increase in visitor arrival numbers between January and August 2013 compared with the same period last year. The renewed surge of visitors is in part being attributed to Tokyo’s successful bid … Continue reading Tips for Traveling to Tokyo