by MeiSakura

Tokyo Imperial Palace – A Piece of History in the Midst of Modern Metropolis

The Tokyo Imperial Palace is one of the must-visit places in Tokyo, as well as in all of Japan. The beautiful gardens, stunning architecture, and the feeling of ancient legacy, these are just a few reasons why many local and overseas travelers find themselves flocking here. Let’s have a closer look at Tokyo Imperial Palace…

4 Must-See Temples When Visiting Beautiful Kyoto

Kyoto, an old and ancient Japanese capital city, nowadays is a modern city, but still has a spirit of old times. Kyoto just has that spirit of something magnificent. Kyoto breathes history and tradition. From these old buildings we can see how old Japanese history is, and how powerful this city was. Kyoto have more…

Host and Hostess Culture in Japan – Why Is It Big?

In Japan, it is easy to find entertainment of any kind: there are regular clubs, bars, host and hostess clubs and so many more. There are many options to choose from, and there is something to cater to everyone’s taste. Large Japanese metropoles offer countless luxury, entertainment and fun to everyone. In this article I’d…

5 Famous Japanese Grubs for the Foodie in You

We all know how Japanese food can be delicious. It’s possible that not everyone has the opportunity to try Japanese food, but of those who have, the majority opinion is that Japanese food is tasty and healthy. I had the opportunity to eat Japanese food a few times and I always loved it. Of all…

Soshoku Danshi: The Trending Herbivore Men of Japan

This new trend started around 2006 year when Japanese author Maki Fukasawa first used that term calling them Herbivore men or translated in English ” vegetarian men”. It seems that men in Japan are divided into categories and today’s highest number of young Japanese men belong to this herbivore group. Fashionable mysimplyprincess.blogspot.hu/ These men are…

5 Japanese Music Acts Who Are Famous Abroad

Japan has the second largest music market in the world, so it may not be surprising that some Japanese artists have achieved fame in other countries. Listed below are five acts – both solo singers and bands – who have gained quite a lot of recognition and international fans! ONE OK ROCK Probably one of…
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5 Top–Notch Japanese Sake Brands to Warm You Up This Winter

There are abound 1,300 factories in Japan that make sake and of all I’d like to introduce the top five Japanese sake brands that are extremely famous not only in Japan but overseas too. Juyondai 本日の誕生日会のお酒はこちら!#十四代 pic.twitter.com/Tvt1S5pCuC — SAKEHIRO (@ron5ron5) 2017年7月23日 This sake brand has an almost cult status in Japan as well as in…

5 Gorgeous Japanese Beaches that will Make you Wish it was Always Summer

Japan consists of more than 6,000 islands, making it difficult to choose which beaches are the most beautiful. All of the beaches listed in this article are among the most famously beautiful, and many tourists agree, with large numbers of visitors journeying to these gorgeous locations every year. 1. Shirahama Beach kumano-travel.com/ This beach is…

The Meaning and History of The Japanese Flag

I am sure many people all around can recognize the Japanese flag. It is a simplistic white flag with a red disc in the middle. This red round disc in the center representing the rising sun in the east, and because of that Japan is often called the “land of the rising sun”. Japanese flag…

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Geisha

A geisha is a traditional Japanese hostess trained to entertain men through dance, song and conversation. The best way to translate a word geisha into English would be “artist” or ” performing artist”. White makeup, a colorful kimono and beautiful hair is probably the world’s most popular image of a geisha. To become a professional…
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