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The Cherry Blossoms in Japan- Sakura as a part of the Japanese History

Sakura in the Traditional Japanese Painting One of the things that make Japan an interesting place to go to is seeing Sakura or “Cherry Blossoms”, a flowering plant almost seen in most of the well-known places in Japan. “Sakura” is part of the Japanese culture. This flower is very symbolic to the Japanese people and…

Top 10 Magnificent Waterfalls in Japan

It’s always nice to get away from pollution and work-related stress from time to time. The refreshing sound of water and the warm scent of nature simply heals. You can always choose the beach to hang out at, but if you prefer a rather greener view and to be close to the mountains, you might…

5 Unique Japanese Dishes that You Can Try

Japanese food has always been recognized as one of the World’s Greatest Cuisines. Though there are also more complex cuisines, nothing matches Japan’s culinary aesthetics. What’s not to love about Japanese food? From the delicate preparation to the sophisticated cooking and presentation, food lovers definitely enjoy the taste of the Japanese gastonomic culture. Of course,…

Okunoshima, the Rabbit Island of Cuteness near Hiroshima!

If you are aware of Japan’s history, you would know that the island of Okunoshima was a place where Japanese manufactured tons of poison gas during the World War II. You would dread to step on the island due to its history. But things have changed since then. The island now offers tons of CUTENESS!…

3 Non-Creepy Handmade Japanese Dolls to Add to the Collection

I have always been attracted to Japanese dolls. They are not only very sophisticated but are also intricately made by Japanese artists. The dolls reflect the Japanese culture with their elaborately-designed Kimonos and their pale white complexion. What’s unique about these dolls is that they are handmade and it can take up to 1-2 years…