2018 July

An Interview with Itochu: Learning About International Business

If you know anything about the Japanese economy, you may have heard about the zaibatsu, companies that were able to embed themselves in many parts of the Japanese economy. While these business conglomerates no longer exist in modern Japan, their integration models have inspired many businesses to pursue that same level of reach and stability.…

4 Popular Dessert Shops You Need to Visit in Osaka

Osaka is known as the food capital of Japan, and for good reason. From savory sweets to exotic flavors, you can find all kinds of tasty foods here. But if you have a sweet tooth that never seems to be satisfied, here are four popular dessert shops you need to visit in Osaka! 1. Rikuro…

Check Out This Japanese Motor Company Giving Cars Retro Makeovers!

The auto marketed is dominated across the world by exotic vehicles that attract the attention of any gearhead. While Japan attracts its fair share of international brands, domestic car manufacturers like Toyota and Honda have developed sophisticated designs as well. These Japanese car companies are noted for their original, slick, and interesting coachbuilding and engine…

Up Your Instagram Game With a Trip to Hakone!

Nowadays, lots of people consider their travel destination how well it would look online. For example, in Japan, tourists flock to “Instagrammable” spots like the Shibuya Crossing in Tokyo, the famed Glico Running Man sign in Osaka, and the Fushimi Inari Shrine Torii path in Kyoto. In addition to those well-known spots in Japan, there…

5 Underrated Dessert Shops in Osaka!

Osaka City is known as the food capital of Japan, and is a place where you can find anything you could want to eat. We checked out Osaka and found five dessert shops you might not have heard about. Make them a part of your Osaka trip if you’re a foodie bent on visiting this…

Do You Know About This Underrated Japanese Drink?

It is no secret that the Japanese love to drink. With a strong economy based around importing and exporting to other countries, as well as having a historical alcohol tradition of its own, You can find all kinds of delicious and exciting drinks in Japan. Beer, nihonshu (rice wine) and umeshu (plum wine) are just…