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Untangling the Lines of the World’s Busiest Train Station – Shinjuku

Shinjuku Station is the world’s busiest station considering all the services it handles including the subway and train lines. On average, 3.56 million people pass through this station daily. This number beats the whole population of Puerto Rico! So better learn some facts before visiting it so that you can lessen your chances of getting…

Yakuza: The Mystery Behind the Japanese Mafia

We all have heard of the word “yakuza” but some only have a faint idea of what it really means. The majority of Japanese people are unaware or scared when asked about this word, which has become a taboo, somehow. So, who are they and why does the Japanese society fear them? Organized Crime Syndicates…

How to Eat Vegetarian in Japan: Tips and Tasty Options

Japanese people tend to love eating meat. Their main dishes are usually made of fish or meat. Typically, restaurants in Japan serve meals mostly based on meat: pork, chicken, fish and beef. Even if the main dish is not meat, there tends to be a sauce or other ingredient made from fish or pork. The…

Delicious Food and Tips on Making the Most of Japanese Festivals in the New Year!

Every season, Japanese people celebrate with tons and tons of festivals. All the themes are different, but they all follow a similar pattern, so here is a basic guideline to get the best out of your experience! 1. Engage in the activities anfsdc.blogspot.jp/ Find out about the games and participate! Even though you may not…

How to Use the Ordering Machines at Japanese Restaurants

It is never easy to order food in a foreign country if you can´t speak the local language, but in Japan, ordering food in some places is not only easy, but also very entertaining! Some restaurant chains use a very technological ordering system. Right next to the entrance door, on the inside (and sometimes outside),…