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...

New Year, Culture

5 Traditional New Year Customs in Japan

Dec 12, 2018

Each country has it's own customs on New Year’s Day, and there are unique and traditional customs in... Read More...

Seasons, Winter, New Year, Culture

4 End of the Year Traditions in Japan Essential to Spend New Year Like a Local

Nov 30, 2018

There are many different ways people in different countries enjoy the end of the year season. And it... 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

Why Do Japanese People Eat Unagi During Summer?

Aug 28, 2018

Do you like unagi (Japanese eel)? Have you ever tasted it before? People in Japan often eat it, e... Read More...

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