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A Guide to 2 Traditional Decorations Used for Japanese New Year

The New Year is a big deal in Japan. The most important holiday of the calendar year, when family and friends get together and celebrate the year gone by and the potential of the year to come. If you are in Japan around this time, you will see some unique and beautiful decorations. Of course,…

9 awesome ways to enjoy Mochi!

Mochi can be considered as a traditional rice cake. This cake made of sticky rice is usually eaten around New Years. There are many way to enjoy that awesome food, here are some of our recommendation: Isobeyaki First of all the Mochi is fried in a pan, then we add some soy sauce and we…