2015 July

Japanese Beauty from Within: Less is More

Aging has always been a part of life but have you ever wondered why Japanese women have beautiful long hair and beautiful skin? Japanese women follow the concept of “Less is More.” The more chemical-free a product or cosmetic is, the better. Here below are some tips to follow, if you would like to take…

Pileus: The Japanese Internet Umbrella

Innovations have opened the doors to creating almost anything. Japan is a country with lots of inventors and scientists who create new technologies for the society to benefit from. One significant modern invention is the internet. Internet has made lives easier and more convenient. We use for almost everything from morning till dusk, and from…

How well do you know Hello Kitty?

Are you a Hello Kitty Fan? Do you have any Hello Kitty collectibles? If not, then this might be the right time to start. But first, let’s get to know more about Hello Kitty! Who is Hello Kitty? gizmodiva.com/ Needless to say, Hello Kitty is adorable and popular all over the world! It is an…

Beer & Edamame – Perfect Couple?

Beer is a drink of choice on a summer night… for at least 70% of us. Most of the time I want something to eat while drinking so probably do you, and when you are in Japan, there comes the great bean snack EDAMAME. A foreign friend of mine had once said that “beans are…

Shabu–Shabu: The Japanese Hot Pot

Who would have thought that the name of a popular Japanese dish, shabu-shabu, came from the sound produced by stirring the pot. Shabu-shabu originated in China, but is now one of the most popular dishes in Japan. This is a type of “hot pot”. shabunoodlephoorlando.com/ The original shabu-shabu is made with a thinly sliced raw…

Need to relax? Indulge yourself at a spa!

Has traveling around Tokyo gotten your body into knots? Has the bustling city life stressed you out? Well then maybe it’s time to sit back and relax at one of the many spas in Tokyo! Perhaps you’d like a nice massage to ooze away all your stress. Or maybe you’d like a nice facial to…

How much does it cost to have a baby in Japan?

Are you in the middle of a life-changing decision of whether to have children in Japan? This article might help you decide. If you decided to stay viewpoints.com/ We all know that Japan can be an expensive place to visit. Tokyo, its capital, is known as a very expensive city to tour in. But what…

Japanese Ryokans: best traditional food and hot springs

The quietest and calmest sceneries are usually located in the countryside, away from the bustling of the city, and are the traditional-style Japanese inns. They are popularly known as “ryokan”. This is a not-so-ordinary bed-and-breakfast stay, for you will be experiencing Japan and it’s wondrous traditions from the past. resources3.news.com.au/ Ryokans are thought to be…

Pretty Little Maids in Maid Cafes

A pretty little dress, a petticoat, a pinafore and a matching hair accessory. Who wouldn’t look adorable on this? This is how you dress-up as a maid in Japan’s maid cafes. The dressing style originated from French maids’ costume. Origin of Maid Cafes triplelights.com/ Maid cafes are cosplay restaurants which can be found around the…

Feline Station Master Tama passes away: 3,000 people attend the funeral

June 22, 2015 the most famous feline of Japan passed away. Tama the Cat’s passing was all over the news, including international, making her gain more popularity upon her death. en.wikipedia.org/ But what has made Tama so popular in all of Japan that more than 3,000 people attended her Shinto-style funeral? Tama the Cat’s story…
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