Japanese tea

This Teahouse in Kyoto Serves Hello Kitty-Themed Japanese Food and Tea!

If you’re a huge fan of Sanrio’s Hello Kitty and Japanese tea, you’ll be glad to know that you can now enjoy both of them together at a special teahouse in Kyoto. Japanese Tea House Hello Kitty Saryo allows customers to enjoy Hello Kitty-themed food and tea in one place. They have an incredible food…

Enjoy a Cultural Experience at the World Famous Japanese-Fused Ritz-Carlton in Kyoto!

One of the best luxury hotels in Japan providing an unparalleled Japanese cultural experience is the Ritz-Carlton resort. Its main location is in Boston, Massachusetts but has successfully expanded abroad. In Japan, it can be found in Tokyo, Osaka, Okinawa and Kyoto. The hotel in Kyoto provides guests with a chance to also enjoy an…

Hand-picked Secrets of Japanese Green Tea

May is the month for picking the tea for which Japan is widely known. It is a common sight in the countryside to see groups of bicycles parked alongside tea fields shrouded in black. cdn-ak.f.st-hatena.com/ The sound of conversations and rustling leaves give evidence that someone is inside those mysterious black places. However, just from…

4 Original Ideas of Unique Japanese Souvenirs

If you visit Japan and you are wondering about the souvenirs you would like to offer to your family and your friends. Here 4 original and helpful ideas. 1. The Sushi Pillow livedoor.blogimg.jp/ Maybe because so many people associate sushi to Japan if you give this pillow as a gift, no one will doubt that…

3 most popular Japanese teas

Japanese tea When you hear “Japanese Tea”, what comes to your mind? I think most people have green tea on their mind. It’s true that Japanese green tea is really popular all over the world because of its health benefits. However, there are many more kinds of teas in Japan, and those are really good…

Experience the one of a kind Japanese tea Ceremony

ameblo.jp It is commonly called as the way of tea, a traditional and spiritual art of ceremony that engage preparation of green tea(matcha). To achieve a perfect tea ceremony the tea host spend decades mastering and practicing the art of doing a tea ceremony like measuring procedures for serving tea infront of a guests, proper…

The Secrets of the Finest Japanese Tea

Japanese tea is some of the finest in the world, boasting a tradition of growing centuries old. Mie, the prefecture I call home, is the 3rd largest producer of green tea in the nation. The famed Suizawa tea fields stretch out toward the sea from the foot of the breath-taking Suzuka mountain range. Heat lamps…

10 Affordable Gifts from Japan

When you visit a foreign country, you might want to get some things that are difficult to find in your own country. Same with Japan, you might want to find some unique things that you can buy from Japan either for yourself or for your friends / family. Of course, there are many interesting things…

A very special forest tea house in Kyoto

Kyoto is full of hidden gems for those who are willing to stray off the beaten path. One such place is accessible only by mountain paths, although only a 20-minute walk from tourist hotspot, Ginkakuji. Most tourists never chance on this magical spot during their stay and it has been reserved for those in the…