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Are you confident in your chopstick skills? If you are, go ahead and prove it by trying eating flowing "somen"(cold noodles) or "Nagashi-somen" in Japanese. m1.behance.net It is a fun Japanese way of eating in which the noodles are sered not in a bowl or a plate, but by racing...

You might be familiar with this long-standing tradition of Japanese culture. But are you familiar with the beauty secrets of Japanese Green Tea? Let's find out its secrets and benefits it brings to your beautiful skin. tofugu.com 1. Prevent Skin Cancer Japanese green tea compounds can prevent harmful enzymes that can cause...

Tanabata Matsuri, also known as the Star Festival, is a Japanese Festival celebrated on the 7th day of the 7th month — the July 7 of the Gregorian calendar. Story travelfreak.com The story of Tanabata Matsuri was about a princess, named Orihime (Weaving Princess). She was the daughter of Tentei (Sky...

news.rthk.hk/ If you are a TEFL teacher living and working in Japan, chances are that this is not your first teaching position. In days gone by, travellers could make money as language teachers without any qualifications or teaching experience on their CV. These days it's a different story – a...

mutsumixdiary.blog47.fc2.com/ One of my friends told me that the Japanese really care about food packaging, especially in fast food restaurants. He also pointed out that it is amazing. I haven't thought of those things before because I thought it was normal. However, once I started to look at those things,...

crossed-flag-pins.com When I lived in China, I observed that Chinese people share a lot in common with the Italians: both have a passionate love affair with eating (in substantial quantities), both are social people of the garrulous and vociferous sort, both have a strong emphasis on the importance of family...

Yes, Japan is known for expensive products, restaurants, etc. But did you know that you can have the time of your life with just a few coins? They're called "gacha gacha" capsule toys and they range in price from 100 yen to 500 yen depending on the toy inside....

As you may know, makeup is a magical drawing, which every girl is good at. Even though it is never included in education systems, most of girls are much skilled at how to draw on our own face to look amazing than math or science. Here are some unique makeup trend...

"Bento" is now a common word. Tt's been developing year by year, and finally it reached the new level: Kyaraben. Kyaraben is an abbreviation for character bento, which is a character-shaped/designed bento. Japanese kindergarteners do love opening their lunch boxes and seeing beautiful kyarabens. ameblo.jp/ Japanese moms are very dextrous. They work on...

One of my favorite things about Japan is their Anime. It is enjoyed not just by the youth, but also the adults. Anime arose in the early 20th century, and has been dominating Japan and other country ever since. The word "Anime" is a term used to refer to...

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