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Prepare For Your Visit To Tokyo and Read About these 4 Weather Changes in the City

It is common for tourists to put Tokyo at the top of their destination list when visiting Japan. Tokyo is considered to be one of the world’s greatest cities to visit in terms of restaurants, fashion stores, fish markets, electronics, public parks, and interesting gadgets! However, there are many things you need to consider before…

The Top 5 Traditional Japanese Fashions You Can Still See in the Streets Today

As much as Japan is a popular country for its pioneering in technological advancements, it is also a country that greatly values its heritage and tradition. In fact, a lot of Japan’s annual festivals, celebrations and present-day practices can be attributed to customs from centuries ago, which are, these days, updated thanks to recent technologies.…

What is Japanese Flower Arrangement and How Can It Help Us Heal?

One of the noticeable characteristics of Japanese culture is “discipline.” This is seen in all aspects of their lives, from waking up in the morning to going to bed at night. They also practice it in flower arranging, or Ikebana (生け花), which is another representative aspect of Japanese traditional art. What is Ikebana, what does…

Appreciate the Beauty of Northern Hokkaido at the Goto Sumio Museum!

Have you heard of the Japanese watercolorist from Chiba Prefecture who became a popular artist? His name is Goto Sumio and he became renowned for his use of natural materials in making his brilliant masterpieces. He put up a museum under his name in order to house over 130 of his visionary work of art…

Throwing a Party? Make It More Fun With These Japanese Seasonal Themed Party Poppers!

Each and every country in the world have their own way of observing events and celebrations. Whether it’s a profound celebration or a simple birthday gathering, the celebration becomes more fun and lively thanks to the props that we use to shake things up. crafthubs.com/ Party poppers are one of the most well-known and used…

Relax in a Tunnel of Beautiful Cherry Blossoms at the Enchanting Matsukawa River!

Toyama is a river-loving district and is home to the Matsukawa River, which is located beside Toyama Castle Park. Many locals go here frequently to enjoy the beauty of nature. Do you love rivers too? If so, this is a great place to visit on your travels. Matsukawa River Beauty zh-tw.zekkeijapan.com/ There are cruises available…

5 Great Reasons to Love Japan and Make it a Travel Destination

There are many tourist destinations all over the world, but Japan is exceptionally good in all its flavors. Once you visit Japan, you will fall in love with it for so many reasons. Below are only five which may inspire you to visit Japan multiple times. 1. Traditional Cultural Experience fedorova-e.ru/ Though Japan possesses various…

Learn of Each of the Four Seasons’ Meanings through Japanese Festivals

Japan has a special affinity for traditional festivals (matsuri) as evidenced by the 100,000 – 300,000 festivals recorded by matsuri enthusiasts in the country. Many of these festivals are closely linked to a particular season of the year that depict a central theme, i.e. harvest and spring, warding off evil spirits and summer, thanksgiving and…

Plan the Perfect Holiday by Checking Out Japan’s 72 Microseasons!

When a foreigner asks how many seasons there are in Japan, the most common response is four: spring, summer, fall, and winter. But, did you know that Japan has 24 major seasons with 72 microseasons? Traditional Japanese Calendar baxleystamps.com/ Yes, the Japanese calendar is divided into 24 major divisions that mark the passing of each…
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