Culture

Onsen: Japan’s most popular tradition

Nov 5, 2019

Onsen - Japan’s most popular tradition Surely most foreigners who have been to Japan must hav... Read More...

Culture

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...

Travel, Adventure

Top 5 Day-trips From Tokyo

Aug 17, 2019

5 recommended one-day trips from Tokyo   Looking to get away from the City? Perhaps y... Read More...

Food

Everything You Need to Know About the Japanese Tea Ceremony

Jun 3, 2019

  What is it? Japan and Tea   Tea (cha) has been an important part of Japanese cult... Read More...

Culture

Etiquette of a Japanese Business Dinner: A Guide for Foreigners

Mar 31, 2019

You’re sitting at a table with people you’re not very familiar with. At the head of the table sits y... Read More...

New Year, Culture

Otoshidama in Japan: How should you behave when you receive/give Otoshidama at New Year

Dec 27, 2018

1.  Why do people give out Otoshidama as New Year’s gift?     In Japan, there a... Read More...

Winter, New Year

Osouji! Japanese New Year Cleaning: How is it Different From Spring Cleaning?

Dec 16, 2018

1.  New Years Cleaning in Japan? Why New Year?     So, does anyone else deep cl... Read More...

Relationships

Series! About Dating in Japan: Article 6 of 6: All you need to know about Japanese weddings!

Dec 2, 2018

A wedding!  One of the most important days in any person's life, there are all kinds of expectations... Read More...

Culture

Desks and Its Relation to the Academic Policy in Japan

Dec 1, 2018

Desks? Desks showing the academic culture of a country? Is that actually possible? Yes it is; bas... Read More...

Language, Manners

Japanese Manners! Why Japanese People Say Thank You and Sorry So Often

Nov 28, 2018

It is often said that Japanese people say thank you and sorry too much. Sometimes it can be seen as ... Read More...

Food, Topics, Ranking

5 Unique Japanese Food Many Foreigners Try to Avoid

Nov 18, 2018

Each country has its unique foods based on its culture, the same can be said for Japan as well. Bec... Read More...

Food

Why Japanese People Love to Eat Raw Food

Nov 13, 2018

People in Japan love to eat raw food. Sushi and sashimi are well known and eaten at Japanese restau... Read More...

Money, Entertainment

Series! Exploring Tokyo for ¥1000 or Less: Asakusa

Nov 7, 2018

Asakusa is a neighborhood in Tokyo which is most famous for its temples and soba noodles, but which ... Read More...

Culture

Superstition or Cultural Fact? Major Unlucky Numbers To Know About in Japan

Oct 13, 2018

  In every country, there are unlucky numbers people want to avoid since they’re creepy.... Read More...

Arts

Art Feature: HIROHIKO ARAKI JOJO EXHIBITION: RIPPLES OF ADVENTURE

Sep 18, 2018

Hirohiko Araki is one of Japan’s most well-regarded Manga artists who has been recognized internatio... Read More...

Manners, Culture

Japanese People Love Planning!

Sep 16, 2018

When you’re with your Japanese friends especially women and talking about when to meet up next t... Read More...

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