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  • Autumn Leaves on Miyajima Island 2019

    Autumn Leaves on Miyajima Island 2019

    Planning a trip to Miyajima (Itsukushima) Island this November to see breathtaking fall colors? The iconic Floating Torii Gate is what everyone wishes to see on the island. Except this interesting landmark, Miyajima offers so much to offer you. The island is majestic and mysterious that highlights beautiful autumn colors in […]

     
     
  • Colorful Autumn Leaves (Koyo) in Japan | Fall Season 2019

    Colorful Autumn Leaves (Koyo) in Japan | Fall Season 2019

    Autumn foliage in Japan is beautiful, sometimes much more than the iconic hanami (cherry blossoms viewing season). Autumn and spring, these two seasons have different impact on Japanese culture. You can’t compare the autumn colors beauty with spring beauty, and that’s the real fact! Everything seems different between these two […]

     
     
  • Yakiimo: How to Make Yakiimo

    Yakiimo: How to Make Yakiimo

    Do you know what Yakiimo is? A hint for you, it is a type of snack mostly found in Japan! Alright, those who are still thinking about it to get the answer, I have a suggestion for you, just keep reading, you will find the answer here. In fact, it […]

     
     
  • Japanese Hand Fans | Decor and Crafting Ideas

    Japanese Hand Fans | Decor and Crafting Ideas

    What do you know about Japanese hand fan? It is a Japanese art, is not it? A beautiful handcrafted Japanese hand fan could amaze you with its colorful design. I have collected some awesome crafted hand fans for our living room. In fact, they are perfect to decorate with, a […]

     
     
  • Yozakura: The Night Sakura in Japan

    Yozakura: The Night Sakura in Japan

    What is Yozakura? Does this word sound familiar to you? Indeed it is a Japanese word 夜桜 (Yozakura). Those who read manga or watch anime are familiar of the word “Yozakura Quartet“. I think you understand me that I am not going to tell you about that manga here but […]

     
     
  • Japanese Chopsticks Etiquette | Learn the Golden Rules

    Japanese Chopsticks Etiquette | Learn the Golden Rules

    What do you know about Japanese chopsticks etiquette? You need to know Chopsticks (ohashi) etiquette when you decide to travel to Japan as well as at the time you want to have your breakfast, lunch and dinner at Japanese restaurants. Japanese chopsticks are widely used by many people not only […]

     
     
  • Useful Japanese Phrases for Tourists | Travel Phrases

    Useful Japanese Phrases for Tourists | Travel Phrases

    Learn some useful Japanese phrases and words that are mostly used regularly by the Japanese. This article is based on travelers who are willing to visit Japan soon or someday. Is Japanese language hard to learn? Those who think it is then I better try to help you to learn […]

     
     
  • 12 Interesting Facts About Geisha

    12 Interesting Facts About Geisha

    Geisha are beautiful entertainers who can sing, dance and play traditional Japanese musical instruments. Today I have brought to you 12 unknown facts about Geisha especially for Non-Japanese, who sometimes mess up with Geisha appearance and their roles. These facts are known to Japanese people, I think even to its […]

     
     
  • Common Japanese Superstitions

    Common Japanese Superstitions

    Does superstition exist in Japanese society? Yes, it does! I don’t believe in superstition much but in some cases I do. If you don’t believe in supernatural casualty then I can simply tell you that you don’t believe in them. More or less, everyone in Japan believes in superstitions. Here […]

     
     
  • Emi Takei: Beautiful Japanese Actress

    Emi Takei: Beautiful Japanese Actress

    What do you know about one of the top Japanese fashion models called Emi Takei? Here in this article I have featured her short biography with some interesting info. She is a beautiful Japanese actress, model, and singer. I first saw her in a Japanese drama called Asuko March. It […]

     
     
 
 

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