GospelRest

Accelerating Spiritual Renewal and Church Multiplication Movements – John and Elaine Mehn

Great 7-Up Hunt is Over

April 18th, 2010 by John

As you may know John loves 7-Up but it is hard to find even in the world’s biggest city. John wrote about it last year.

Recently 7-Up has been appearing nearly everywhere in Japan. We think it could be because of the previous blog. John was in Nagoya and found it in a machine on the train platform. In Machida alone we have found it at no less than four machines. Some of them sell it at a discount of only 100 yen.

We are beginning to expect to see 7-Up when we see the blue Suntory vending machines. John has been tame and does not buy very many. But it is fun that the Great 7-Up hunt is over, at least until the sales season ends.

Category: Tidbits, Updates/News | No Comments »

Great 7-Up hunt

September 14th, 2009 by John

Tokyo is a world-class city and you can find anything you want, if you are willing to pay for it.  Some things are readily available like Coke, Pringles, and Snickers.  I love 7-up but unlike other imported beverages it is hard to find.  Some restaurants carry it but they are few and far between (though one is in Machida!).

Read the rest of this entry »

Category: Tidbits, Updates/News | No Comments »