Gift Guide

 
  • Kokeshi: Traditional  Japanese Dolls from Tohoku

    Kokeshi: Traditional Japanese Dolls from Tohoku

    Before getting insight into Kokeshi, first I would like to praise its birthplace called Tohoku. It is a charm area, don’t you think so? Blessed with abundance of beautiful nature, Tohoku has become one of the places in Japan that foreign visitors don’t hesitate to admire its utmost beauty. It […]

     
     
  • 10 Heartbreaking Books about Japanese American Internment Camps

    10 Heartbreaking Books about Japanese American Internment Camps

    Here is the list of 10 most heartbreaking and shocking books consists of different stories based on Japanese-American Internment Camps during the World War II. War can achieve a victory but it does not have the power of erasing the memories of the life of victims. And these books are […]

     
     
  • 10 Books that Teach Kids about Japanese Culture

    10 Books that Teach Kids about Japanese Culture

    Japanese culture fascinates millions of people from all over the world. It does not matter whether it is traditional or contemporary Japanese culture. Though, traditional Japanese culture is the main source of knowing the old traditions dating back thousands of years. Today I am going to feature the 10 most […]

     
     
  • 10 Best Japanese Crime Mystery Novels

    10 Best Japanese Crime Mystery Novels

    I read a lot of Japanese crime & mystery related novels. What about you? In fact, reading any kind of books is my hobby along with traveling elsewhere. I assume you probably have your favorite type of book as I have. We are different, no doubt about that! If you […]

     
     
  • 10 Best Japan Travel Guidebooks to Read

    10 Best Japan Travel Guidebooks to Read

    Searching for Japan travel guidebooks before visiting Japan is a kind of must thing to do for you. It is a really handy tool and one of the must have accessories for Japan visitors. I don’t care whatever Japan travel magazines or travel based website or blog publish on their […]

     
     
  • 10 Best Japanese Mystery Horror Novels

    10 Best Japanese Mystery Horror Novels

    Japanese mystery horror novels are as frightening as Japanese horrors movies. We experience different tastes of Japanese horror stories through manga, anime and film. They are not like traditional American horror novels which I read for example, The Shinning by Stephen King and The October Country by Ray Bradbury. I […]

     
     
  • 5 Best Japanese Dessert Cookbooks

    5 Best Japanese Dessert Cookbooks

    Having a good Japanese dessert cookbook in your home is something special that you want for the occasions like Christmas, New Year Eve, Anniversary, Valentine’s Day, Wedding, or Birthday. Usually, you serve many festive foods to your guests during a festival. You want to serve variety of delicious dishes to […]

     
     
  • Top 10 Cute Japanese Female Cartoon Character Figures

    Top 10 Cute Japanese Female Cartoon Character Figures

    I assume you or your sons/daughters adore cute Japanese female cartoon characters come out from different manga & anime series, video games, fictional models, and different TV commercial. They are super sexy at the same time they are very cute (KAWAII). Those angelic looking faces make you curious to be […]

     
     
  • 10 Best Japanese Cookbooks to Collect

    10 Best Japanese Cookbooks to Collect

    Finding a Japanese cookbook online could be easy but when we talk about finding the best ones, then we might not get them all in one platform. This is for what I am here to help you. In fact, a lot of Japanese e-cookbooks are available online to download for […]

     
     
  • Furoshiki: Traditional Japanese Wrapping Cloth

    Furoshiki: Traditional Japanese Wrapping Cloth

    Furoshiki is a Japanese traditional wrapping cloth that is eco-friendly and mostly used for wrapping gift, carrying goods or just as a décor accessory. The word Furoshiki comes from two different words, they are “Furo” and “Shiki” meaning “Bath” and “To Spread”. During the Edo period people used Furoshiki as […]

     
     
 
 

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