Culture

Hiroshima – More than just history

Aug 8, 2018

On August 6th, 1945 at 8:15 am, Japan changed forever, as did the world.     ... Read More...

Summer, Move To Japan, Culture

The Japanese Summer Festival, “Bon-odori”

Aug 2, 2018

During the summer in Japan, have you ever heard the the sound of Japanese drums from somewhere i... Read More...

Summer, Festivals, Beauty / Cosmetics, Move To Japan, Outdoor Activities, Culture

Japanese Summer-Wear: Yukata

Aug 1, 2018

The yukata, a type of traditional Japanese clothing, is popular during summer in Japan. You can of... Read More...

Summer, Arts, Move To Japan, Culture

Traditional Japanese Wind-Bells: Fuurin

Jul 28, 2018

The rainy season is coming to a close, and we're headed for the dog days of summer here in Japan... Read More...

Summer, Move To Japan, Outdoor Activities, Culture

Traditional Japanese River-boating: Yakatabune

Jul 27, 2018

When you think about summer in Japan, what comes to mind? Maybe you think of fireworks, watermelon... Read More...

Move To Japan, Language, Manners, Culture

Back-channeling in Japanese: Aizuchi

Jul 25, 2018

When speaking to a Japanese friend, you may have noticed them nodding and making small interject... Read More...

Travel, Move To Japan, Money, Culture

Myth Busting: Defeating Some of the Myths About Living in Japan

Jun 26, 2018

Overcoming some of the challenges you may expect in Japan: the experiences from my first week. &nbs... Read More...

Food, Restaurant, Move To Japan, Shopping / Service

Exploring Harajuku – Where to Go in Tokyo’s Hub of Youth Culture

Jun 20, 2018

Things to do in Harajuku   I can’t imagine there are many better places in Tokyo to get los... Read More...

Summer, Seasons, Move To Japan

Fantastic Fireflies You Can’t Miss Summer in Japan

Jun 8, 2018

  Have you ever seen fireflies in your life? If you are not a fan of bugs, you may neve... Read More...

Move To Japan, Manners

How to Survive the Rainy Season in Japan: Umbrellas

Jun 7, 2018

  The rainy season has started this year in Japan. People need to carry their umbrellas ... Read More...

Beauty / Cosmetics, Manners, Others, Culture

6 Facts Why Tattoos are Forbidden at Onsen in Japan

Apr 21, 2018

When you’re staying in Japan, many of you feel that bathing in a Japanese hot spring is one of... Read More...

Historical Events, Travel, Entertainment, Culture

7 Attractive Points of Lucky Cats in Japan

Apr 14, 2018

If you’re living in Japan or have spent time in Japan as a tourist, walking around the streets a... Read More...

Others, Culture

How do Japanese people make a New Year’s resolution?

Dec 27, 2017

It is now the end of the year. Some of you might feel like it's too early to think about this, but, ... Read More...

Student Life, Education, Culture

7 Must-know Weird and Interesting Clubs in Waseda University

Sep 15, 2017

Waseda university is known for its diversities of types of students who have so many different inter... Read More...

New Life, Move To Japan, Others, Culture

Urgently You Need to Be Eased….Where to Go?

Sep 13, 2017

Hello fellow foreigners ! Have you already been enjoying staying in Japan or now preparing for it... Read More...

Manners, Others, Culture

General Manners at Japanese Shinto Shrines

Jun 26, 2017

Shinto Shrine is a structure to house Gods and ancestors. Thus, visiting the Shinto shrine is a cere... Read More...

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