No danger of getting lost in transition with


No danger of getting lost in transition with

Online platform works a treat in Tokyo – or anywhere

Annie Hodes, a New York online platform, has taken Tokyo by storm.  Via Meetup, members meet fellow members with similar interests – language and culture exchange, drinks and dinner parties, picnics, day trips and everything in between.

The Tokyo Spontaneous Meetup group was founded in 2011 by a South African, Allon Hodes, and has grown to be the biggest such group in Asia with over 37,000 members. 

The group hosts events for all the World Cup Rugby matches with a mix of social/drinks and language exchange events at supercool venues throughout central Tokyo. Register for free at (

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