Do you know what Tanabata is?

Today is July 7, Tanabata. Tanabata is a Japanese annual event held on seasonal milestones, and is one of the five most important seasonal festivals, along with March 3 (Girls’ Festival) and May 5 (Children’s Day). Various events and festivals are held in various parts of Japan in honor of the legend that Orihime (Princess Read more about Do you know what Tanabata is?[…]

Let’s understand more about Japanese food culture

What is the Japanese cuisine that you imagine? Ramen and sushi are not the only Japanese foods. Today I will explain a little about Japanese food here.   Japanese food culture is unique, and there is an order in which one not only eats up each dish, but also proceeds to eat in a well-balanced Read more about Let’s understand more about Japanese food culture[…]

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A Guide for Enjoying the Rainy season.

Hello everyone! Japan is known for its beautiful and diverse seasons, and today I would like to talk about a uniquely Japanese season, the rainy season (tsuyu). June(Tsuyu) and September(Akisame) are rainy months, but they also have their own charming aspects. In this issue, we will show you how to enjoy and make the most Read more about A Guide for Enjoying the Rainy season.[…]

Cultural experience just 30 minutes from Ikebukuro

I would like to introduce Kawagoe “KOEDO” today. Kawagoe is about a 30-minute train ride from Ikebukuro, Tokyo. The nearest station is Hon-Kawagoe. Easy access from Ikebukuro is one of the attractions of visiting Kawagoe. You can enjoy the atmosphere of the Edo period (1603-1867), a short distance away from the busy city life. In Read more about Cultural experience just 30 minutes from Ikebukuro[…]

When you had Emergency Earthquake Alert

Hello everyone! The recent emergency earthquake alert was quite a surprise, wasn’t it? Suddenly, everyone’s cell phones started ringing and I bet it caused a bit of panic. However, it’s important to stay calm and know how to respond in these situations. Today, I would like to share with all foreign visitors currently in Japan, Read more about When you had Emergency Earthquake Alert[…]

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Facts about Japan

Before you leave for Japan there are some information that may be helpful for you to know and that can make your  life in Japaneasier. Here is for you few facts that you should know about the beautiful country of Nihon 日本. HERE SOME BASIC INFORMATION ABOUT JAPAN Currency: Yen Capital: Tokyo Government: Parliamentary Constitutional Read more about Facts about Japan[…]