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Easter in Japan, and how it is changing!

Easter is a worldwide celebrated holiday, especially in the west. Whether celebrated for its religious roots or just as a spring family holiday, it is popular among both children and adults alike. With Japan becoming easily interested in foreign holidays and celebrating them in their own unique way, it is surprising to note that Easter has so far not…

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…

7 Japanese foods to get you in the mood for spring

In Japan, spring carries images of warmer weather, pink cherry blossoms, and sipping beer or tea at a hanami, or cherry blossom viewing, party. Spring is a time of new beginnings, as the school year and work year begin in April just as the cherry blossoms begin to bloom, and for the Japanese, spring is…

Japan: Kit Kat Heaven!

Kit Kat is amazingly famous in Japan. Nestle’s biggest turnover of Kit Kat is scored in UK, followed in Japan. Kit Kat has first arrived in Japan in 1973 which wasn’t so early but how and why it became so famous in Japan? There are two main reasons for it. Lucky Charms Kit Kat had…