Do you know the surprising vending machine !?

Did you know that there are vending machines a bit everywhere in Japan and especially in Tokyo? Well if you didn’t you won’t miss them when you arrive there! If you have no clue of what a vending machine is, it is simply a convenience machine that provides a large range of products. In western…

The Japanese Umbrella history

Do you know Wa-gasa? Wagasa is Japanese traditional things. ja.wikipedia.org/ When wagasa first emerged? Wagasa dates back in “Heian era”, it was very popular among Hujiwara clan, the most prosperity era for Fujiwara clan. That time Wagasa was used to protect aristocrats from sun and evil spirits. So not used as protection from the rain.…

Sumo is More Than Just a Sports Match

wadaphoto.jp/ Many foreign people probably have heard about Sumo. It’s a traditional Japanese sport. Sumo wrestlers wear Fundoshi(Male G-strings). Today, I will pick out some tips that will help you to enjoy Sumo more than you otherwise would. There are ranks even for judges <行司>本日から4日間かけ、45人の行司を紹介します。立行司36代木村庄之助(井筒)。11日(土)のTBS「ジョブチューン」に出演します。#sumo pic.twitter.com/UF8Re81bwG — 日本相撲協会公式 (@sumokyokai) May 3, 2013 There are 8…

Present and Past: 100 Years of Tokyo in Photographs

In the last 100 years, Japan has experienced a big transformation, from large wars followed by reconstruction and economic growth to the burst of the bubble. Can’t you feel just how large this transformation was by comparing photos from present and past in this article? Things changed, things unchanged. What do you think? Ikebukuro http://en.wikipedia.org/…

Latest 11 Fashion Snap of Japanese Women !

“Kimono” and “yukata,” among others, are famous types of Japanese clothes that one thinks of when talking about the fashion of Japanese women, but it is actually rather rare to see people wearing them on the street. However, Japanese women are very fashionable! Here we will introduce to you the latest trends using fashion snaps…

Do you know that symbol of kawaii, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu?

“Kawaii,” a word used even overseas, is characteristic of Japanese culture. This time, I will introduce Kyary Pamyu Pamyu (きゃりーぱみゅぱみゅ), famous as a symbol of kawaii representing Harajuku, a spot popular with young people. She was originally working as a model, but, with Nakata Yasutaka, the producer of Parfume, popular both here and overseas, she…

Japanese Figures From 120 Years Ago are Revived as Color Photographs

Nowadays, Japanese people have few opportunities to wear such traditional Japanese clothes as a kimono or hakama. But 100 years ago, many people wore traditional Japanese clothes in daily life. What is shown here are photographs that were taken around 1910, or about 125 years ago from now. They were taken for the purpose of…

Do you know Japanese snow statues are top class of art?

In Japan, many people enjoy creating various snow arts. This time, We will introduce some high level works among them. the Olaf of “Frozen” オラフなかなかのデキ✨ pic.twitter.com/ngMG93RlFF — しゅんぺー (@shunpei417) 2014, 12月 14 Double Hachikos ハチ公増えてるwww pic.twitter.com/4CYVmTg9je — カフェイン@テンションハイ (@Wolfrandre) 2014, 2月 14 Multiple Hachikos ハチ公見に来たんだけど増えすぎだろ pic.twitter.com/6gI8gPfIAL — ぐど (@gudon_k) 2014, 2月 15 Made by art…

Let’s take a look at the amazing wrapping technique of Japanese department stores for Xmas.

The products in Japanese departments stores are first class in terms of quality and service, and many customers visit those department stores. Experience that quality here through the wrapping technique of the department store employees. Relevance:The greatest shopping spots in Japan. A summary of the five large Japanese department stores within Tokyo. Reference:ladyrisa.com/
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