lifestyle

What I Packed for Japan vs. What I Needed to Pack

Packing for trips and vacations have always proved to be a difficult thing for me. It doesn’t matter if I’m leaving for two days or two months, I have never been able to pack effectively. I’ve watched many Youtube videos and read articles on how to pack well or what to pack when going somewhere, and…

Take Your Cola Drink to the Next Level and Try Muji Cola, Only in Japan!

Muji, or Mujirushi Ryohin, not only provides household products but also offers a range of carbonated drinks. It has started producing many different kinds of sodas including great flavors such as peach, mango, apple, lemon-lime, and orange. It has also created its own version of cola which uses cola essence. Since it is a non-caffeinated…

Find Out How Japanese People Take Such Good Care of Their Skin!

There are two main parts of the body that many people take a lot of care over; their hair, and their skin. Some people spend hundreds, even thousands on hair products, skin care, and other beauty products. Japanese people are famous for having flawless, porcelain skin. Well, maybe not exactly flawless since no one is…

4 Things People Don’t Tell You About Living in Japan

Living in Japan can be an amazing experience, and I have definitely loved it, and plan to keep on loving it for years to come. But, there are some things, both good and bad, that no-one prepared me for before I came. 1. Losing weight vs Gaining weight jp.fotolia.com/ A lot of people, myself included,…

Medieval Samurai Lifestyle: The Way Of The Warrior

Knights in Europe were perceived as the elite class in the Middle Ages. But in the far east there was another kind of warriors that may have been superior in many if not all skills. Let’s take a look at the fabled Samurai and delve into their unique lifestyle of loyalty and honour. What are…

5 Ways to Avoid Dangerous Heat Stroke During Summer in Japan

Japanese summer are hot and humid. These years, they even got worse and can be surprisingly dangerous if unprepared. Learn about the origins and risks and how to prevent getting a heatstroke with these useful tips. Trigger Heat strokes are depending on three main things: environment, body condition and activity. The wrong environment in combination…

Beauty Tip: Diet Slippers for the Diet-Conscious!

Japan, being technologically advanced, has taken losing weight to a new level. From manicure, pedicure, spas to cosmetics, Japan has it all. The country still keeps on striving to produce striking technologies. The fact that Japanese like creating unique ideas makes their products more interesting for customers. Getting to Know the Diet Slippers You’ve probably…

Fashion Trends: The salmon swimming up stream!

Japan is one of those countries where there is a high level of conformity, it’s visible everywhere. From a very young age, the concept of fitting in and being one of the group is ingrained into young minds. My style But, this doesn’t apply to everyone! There are a lot of people out there who…