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  • Difference Between Kimono and Yukata | Japan Fashion

    Difference Between Kimono and Yukata | Japan Fashion

    In Japan, traditionally Kimono and Yukata both are worn for different occasions. They simply look alike to you if you are not that much familiar with Japanese culture but the real scenario says that they are not as same as you think of. Japanese Kimono and Yukata are very famous […]

     
     
  • 17 Things You Must Know Before Climbing Mount Fuji

    17 Things You Must Know Before Climbing Mount Fuji

    If climbing Mount Fuji is in your Japan bucket list then there are certain things you must know. Mt. Fuji is an amazing mountain that could give you endless joy; on the other hand it may ruin your entire trip. Therefore, before climbing it I suggest you some important travel […]

     
     
  • Japanese Raccoon Dog (Tanuki)

    Japanese Raccoon Dog (Tanuki)

    In Japan, Raccoon dog is known as Tanuki which scientific name is called Nyctereutes procyonoides. It is a cute name and fully matched with this cute animal. Tanuki are native animal to Japan. It belongs to Mammal species of the canid family member and similar to badger, foxes, wolves and domestic dogs. […]

     
     
  • Kirigami: The Japanese Art of Folding and Cutting Paper

    Kirigami: The Japanese Art of Folding and Cutting Paper

    What is Kirigami? I could define this way, kirigami is symmetrical and an art of folding paper which is cut by scissors to make flower, paper doll, paper snowflake and other designs. It is quite similar to Origami (Folded paper) and seen as one of Japanese traditional arts that has […]

     
     
  • 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 […]

     
     
  • 10 Best Places to See Autumn Leaves in Kyoto

    10 Best Places to See Autumn Leaves in Kyoto

    Planning your fall foliage trip to Kyoto? These 10 destinations are famous for their stunning fall colors and come alive with red, yellow and orange leaves for at least a month each fall. Kyoto, the ancient city of Japan is breathtakingly colorful, especially in the fall. Here in this post, […]

     
     
  • Autumn Leaves in Kyoto | Visit Kansai 2019

    Autumn Leaves in Kyoto | Visit Kansai 2019

    Kyoto is a heaven of fall foliage. You will feel it when you take a trip to this oldest city of Japan in autumn. The city is known for its impressive scenery year round. Kyoto is a popular tourist destination in the Kansai region, especially for its temples & shrines, […]

     
     
  • Tomoe Gozen: The Legendary Female Samurai Warrior

    Tomoe Gozen: The Legendary Female Samurai Warrior

    Samurai is born to be a powerful swordsman but what If I tell you about a female samurai warrior named Tomoe Gozen! She was a famous female samurai warrior and got the strength that a normal male samurai supposed to have. She is the true legend in Japan. I don’t […]

     
     
  • 10 Best Places to See Cherry Blossom in Tokyo

    10 Best Places to See Cherry Blossom in Tokyo

    Where to see cherry blossom (sakura) in Tokyo? If you are looking for the prettiest sakura viewing spots in Tokyo, today I want to share 10 of my favorites with you. Most of these hanami spots are located across the city in different public parks and gardens. There is a […]

     
     
  • 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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