Culture
Traditional Japanese Architecture

Traditional Japanese Architecture

Sep 19, 2019

For the present article, I was asked to write an article about Shachihoko, which is a statue or ador... Read More...

Language, Culture
All You Need to Know About Loanwords in Japanese

All You Need to Know About Loanwords in Japanese

Sep 12, 2019

  You may have heard the phrase ‘loanwords’ before, perhaps even in the context of the J... Read More...

Historical Events, Trip, Outdoor Activities, Culture
A Guide to Kamakura on the Weekend

A Guide to Kamakura on the Weekend

Aug 28, 2019

Things to do in Kamakura   Located an hour south from the hustle and bustle of Tokyo,... Read More...

Others
Avoiding Bugs in Japan

Avoiding Bugs in Japan

Aug 21, 2019

Can you really avoid all the bugs in Japan? The short answer is "no". However, I will do my best to ... Read More...

Culture
What is the Significance of Japan’s ‘Meibutsu’?

What is the Significance of Japan’s ‘Meibutsu’?

Aug 19, 2019

What even is meibutsu? This is perhaps the most important question that needs to be answered firs... Read More...

Relationships, Love
Dating in Japan: A Real Look at Japanese Love Life

Dating in Japan: A Real Look at Japanese Love Life

Aug 15, 2019

Is Dating a Japanese Girlfriend REALLY the Answer to your Troubles?   Dating in Japan is a wor... Read More...

Relationships, Love, Culture
Gokon! How to go Group Dating in Japan?

Gokon! How to go Group Dating in Japan?

Jul 28, 2019

What is Gokon? Is group dating normal in Japan? Perhaps you're new to a town or city and are hav... Read More...

Culture
The Geography of Japan – KEY Facts and Figures You Need to Know

The Geography of Japan – KEY Facts and Figures You Need to Know

Aug 3, 2019

The Geography of Japan KEY Facts and Figures For You To Know A country’s geography can have an in... Read More...

Beauty / Cosmetics, Health
Japanese Beauty Standards. How Important are Looks in Japan?

Japanese Beauty Standards. How Important are Looks in Japan?

Jul 22, 2019

Do you think your Japanese friends have different beauty standards than those in your own country? W... Read More...

Festivals, Culture
Tanabata: The Summer Festival of Star-Crossed Lovers

Tanabata: The Summer Festival of Star-Crossed Lovers

Jul 20, 2019

  You’ve heard of Romeo and Juliet, but do you know about Orihime and Hikoboshi? Starting on... Read More...

Beauty / Cosmetics
Korean Make-up and Fashion Trends in Japan

Korean Make-up and Fashion Trends in Japan

Jun 28, 2019

  The Expansion of Korea Culture in Japan Recently, there is a huge South Korean flourish... Read More...

Language, Culture
Sumimasen, and Other Polite Japanese

Sumimasen, and Other Polite Japanese

Jun 14, 2019

Politeness Japanese people have a worldwide reputation for being incredibly kind and polite. Being ... Read More...

Work, Culture
Top 14 Things You Should Know About an Enkai (Japanese Office Party)

Top 14 Things You Should Know About an Enkai (Japanese Office Party)

Jun 7, 2019

So you’re living in Japan, and have settled into your working life and now have been invited to the ... Read More...

Language
BondLingo: Learn Japanese Whenever, Wherever!

BondLingo: Learn Japanese Whenever, Wherever!

Jun 5, 2019

For anyone with an interest in Japan, learning Japanese has probably crossed your mind at least once... Read More...

Culture
Top 13 Things to Know About Japanese Temples and Shrines

Top 13 Things to Know About Japanese Temples and Shrines

May 2, 2019

Are you visiting Japan and doing your rounds of the thousands of temples and shrines dotted around t... Read More...

Food, Culture
5 Things To Avoid During a Japanese Meal

5 Things To Avoid During a Japanese Meal

Apr 28, 2019

When a tourist first arrives in Japan; he or she usually comes armed with tons of information useful... Read More...

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