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  • 8 Best Anime and Manga Museums in Japan

    8 Best Anime and Manga Museums in Japan

    Japanese anime & manga are a world-renown art form. Fans and artists from around the world have been inspired by this uniquely Japanese art style. Many anime and mage works have become cultural phenomena, spawning not just comics, television, and movies, but theme parks and huge merchandise empires. Within Japan, […]

     
     
  • 10 Best Japanese Romance Anime Movies

    10 Best Japanese Romance Anime Movies

    Anime is an art form that covers a wide variety of genres. Because of the soft, dream-like quality that anime can have, it is an excellent choice for depicting great romances. Top-tier animation can work with excellent writing to draw you into thrilling, heart-wrenching, and just downright incredible romances. Japanese […]

     
     
  • Traditional Japanese Theatre

    Traditional Japanese Theatre

    Traditional Japanese theatre is highly unique to Japan. It takes several different forms, each a highly formalized method of storytelling with rich history and meaning. For foreigners, traditional Japanese theater is a very intimidating prospect. Many believe the cultural and language barriers are too high to overcome, leading to a […]

     
     
  • 10 Best Japanese Horror Movies of All Time

    10 Best Japanese Horror Movies of All Time

    Japanese horror movies are always great to watch. They are scarier and very different than typical Japanese drama films. Fans of British and American Horror films will not be familiar much with most of the films on the list. Japan’s contribution to the horror genre has changed horror movies forever […]

     
     
  • 10 Cultural Experiences you can’t Miss in Japan

    10 Cultural Experiences you can’t Miss in Japan

    Thinking of visiting Japan? Want to explore the unique cultural experiences that Japan has to offer? Japan is one of the most beautiful countries in the world with many interesting attractions both historic and modern. If you are looking to experience the deeper Japan, you should get some ideas by […]

     
     
  • Temple and Shrine Etiquette in Japan

    Temple and Shrine Etiquette in Japan

    Japan is packed with a lot of Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines. Some are very remarkable and touristic, while many are lesser-known, located all over Japan. Visiting a shrine or temple is one of the most popular things to do in Japan alongside exploring seasonal attractions, traditional gardens, museums, and […]

     
     
  • Gion Matsuri | Visit Kyoto 2020

    Gion Matsuri | Visit Kyoto 2020

    Often called the most famous festival in Japan, Gion Matsuri is the festival of Yasaka Shrine in Kyoto that occurs over the whole month of July. There are many different events during this festival, all of them unlike anything else you’ll find in the world. This festival is considered one […]

     
     
  • 7 Best Onsen (Hot Spring) Resorts in Hokkaido

    7 Best Onsen (Hot Spring) Resorts in Hokkaido

    If you’re looking for something special to do on your visit to Japan, it is hard to beat a visit to one of Japan’s iconic onsen. Some of the best onsen in the country can be found in the region of Hokkaido. These hot spring resorts are uniquely Japanese, with […]

     
     
  • 10 Most Popular Japanese Winter Foods

    10 Most Popular Japanese Winter Foods

    Planning a trip to Japan this winter? I guess you might have already started thinking about the foods that you want to try along with experiencing lots of activities on your next visit to Japan. Here in this post, I have picked the 10 most popular treats that the Japanese […]

     
     
  • 10 Best Japanese Drama Movies of All Time

    10 Best Japanese Drama Movies of All Time

    Japanese film is a unique art form. While there are many excellent and rightfully well-known Japanese horror movies, Japanese drama movies deserve just as much credit. Drawing on ancient cultural traditions, Japanese drama movies offer something entirely unique. Many of the best ones were produced just as film was coming […]

     
     
 
 

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