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Japanese Square Watermelons and Mukimono

Have you ever seen any unusual watermelon in your life? Not the toys, the real ones! Then you must have been in Japan. Why watermelons have to be oval? Ask a Japanese farmer in Shikoku and he would be happy to give you the right answer. Why watermelons are made Square? One reason is to…

5 Secret Ways to Survive Summer the Japanese Way

Japanese summers are hot and somehow we manage to enjoy them in the beginning, and endure them by the end. To make this task a bit more easier, you might want to try it the Japanese Way. Besides wearing a Yukata and drinking hot or cold Japanese tea, there are some other ways, you might…

5 Pepsi Flavors That Have Appeared in Japan Over the Years

Japan is a country that is known for having far, out there flavors for their snacks. Sakura-flavored Kit-Kats are a popular example of such. But what about soda? Well, look no further than Pepsi! In Japan, Pepsi is distributed by the whiskey company Suntory. The popular cola continues to hold its own against its rival,…