Japanese summer is the characteristic season in the year.
Summer is short time, but you can do many things in this season.
Be quick, but don't hurry and enjoy your stay in Japan.

Summer
Kakigori! Making Shaved Ice at Home is a Fun Way to Cool Down

Kakigori! Making Shaved Ice at Home is a Fun Way to Cool Down

Aug 24, 2020

Japanese shaved ice, kakigori is what makes Japanese summer so special. You made have had it at fest... Read More...

Summer
How to Avoid Mosquito Bites! Best Bug Prevention Products for Summer

How to Avoid Mosquito Bites! Best Bug Prevention Products for Summer

Aug 19, 2020

If you are currently living in Japan and are wondering how to avoid mosquito bites and which are the... Read More...

Summer
Kamakura – City of Beaches and Temples, Close to Tokyo!

Kamakura – City of Beaches and Temples, Close to Tokyo!

Aug 14, 2020

If Tokyo is known as a busy modern capital, Kamakura – a city of Kanagawa Prefecture, is famous for ... Read More...

Summer, Culture
Your Next Vacation: The Obon Festival 2020

Your Next Vacation: The Obon Festival 2020

Aug 5, 2020

What do you know about your next vacation in Japan 2020? It's Obon (お盆) - an annual Buddhist celebra... Read More...

Summer, Culture
Yukata in Summer – Where Can I Buy a Yukata in Tokyo?

Yukata in Summer – Where Can I Buy a Yukata in Tokyo?

Aug 3, 2020

Summer is coming. And that means it’s the perfect time to dust off your yukata, buy or rent one. Are... Read More...

Summer
Ranking: Top 10 Beaches Near Tokyo

Ranking: Top 10 Beaches Near Tokyo

Jul 31, 2020

Speaking of beautiful Japanese beaches, most of us may think of Okinawa, but the country still has m... Read More...

Summer
5 Things to Know About Japan’s Rainy Season

5 Things to Know About Japan’s Rainy Season

Jun 10, 2020

It's that time again where humid, rainy days outnumber the sunny. Tsuyu (梅雨), Japan's rainy season a... Read More...

Summer
All about Hiking in Japan

All about Hiking in Japan

Nov 18, 2019

  All about Hiking in Japan!   Hiking is of the most popular pastimes in Japan. “Why,”... Read More...

Summer, Seasons, Autumn, Move To Japan
Umbrellas in Japan: Key things YOU need to know

Umbrellas in Japan: Key things YOU need to know

Oct 27, 2019

If you have walked the streets of Japan during the tsuyu, 梅雨 (rainy season), then you will have undo... Read More...

Summer, Health
Fighting Japanese Humidity

Fighting Japanese Humidity

Aug 9, 2019

Japan's humid climate Due to its geography, Japan hosts a wide range of climates from cool temperat... Read More...

Food, Summer
Top 12 Popular Summer Foods in Japan

Top 12 Popular Summer Foods in Japan

Aug 5, 2019

Cherry blossoms in spring, festivals and fireworks in the summer, red and gold autumn foliage in the... Read More...

Summer
How Japanese people avoid summer heat

How Japanese people avoid summer heat

Sep 7, 2018

It is said about 40% of Japanese people have an experience of suffering from summer heat. Women are... Read More...

Summer, Festivals, Seasons, Trip
Enjoy a Lively Summer with 4 Festivals in August

Enjoy a Lively Summer with 4 Festivals in August

Aug 23, 2018

Japan is the country that has many different cultures existing at the same time including both old a... Read More...

Summer, Anime
5 Events to Explore Japanese Cosplay This Summer

5 Events to Explore Japanese Cosplay This Summer

Aug 30, 2018

Have you ever seen Japanese people enjoying cosplay and taking pictures? As you may know, Jap... Read More...

Summer, Health
Tips to Survive Summer in Japan

Tips to Survive Summer in Japan

Aug 15, 2018

Traveling in Japan this summer is the best time to enjoy the lively atmosphere in swimming pools wit... Read More...

Food, Summer, Move To Japan
Reasons Why Shaved Ice is So Popular in Japan

Reasons Why Shaved Ice is So Popular in Japan

Aug 7, 2018

During the hot summer season, what kind of sweets do you like to eat? Many of you may think ice ... Read More...

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