Moon of Omisoka

New Year’s Eve Omisoka in Japan

New Year’s eve is called Omisoka in Japan. After Christams to Omisoka, people get busy for preparing New Year. What…


How to make Japanese Rice Cakes

Winter is the season of people enjoy mochi in Japan. There are many types of mochi from salty mochi to…


What are Soba Noodles

Long history of Soba Noodles History of Soba is very old. From the analysis of DNA, the origin of Soba…

Maenohara Onsen Sayo-no-Yudokoro

Top 3 Japanese Onsen or Hot Spring in Tokyo

There are Hot Springs in Tokyo, too There are many hot springs and spas even in Tokyo. You might think…

Roasted Sweet Potato Vendor is a seasonal charm of winter in Japan

Winter is the season of Roasted Sweet Potato vendor in Japan Do you know roasted sweet potato in Japan? When…

Cash culture in Japan

Why Japanese people use cash instead of credit cards?

In Japan, people don’t use credit cards that much like overseas. People usually use cash at a supermarket, a convenience…


Bikkuriman Stickers made a big hit in 1985 in Japan

Source : Gadget Tsuushin Have you ever heard of Bikkuriman? It is a chocolate wafer with a small sticker bonus….

Red Spider Lily

Red spider lily at Kinchakuda and Vegetalian cafe Alishan in Saitama

Famous Red spider lily or Lycoris radiata Herb at Kinchakuda in Saitama Just before entering Autumn, beautiful red color spreads…

Hinohara Nature Lodge

How about staying Japanese school in Tokyo instead of Hotel for a change?

Abandoned school in Japan has been increasing Every year more than 400 schools has been abandoned in Japan. The number…

Japanese School

Difference of Real Japanese School and School in Anime

School life in anime looks really great. It’s shinning. Something happens everyday and everyone seems to having a great time….