Japanese MOTTAINAI Aesthetic
"Mottainai" is one of the representative terms to refer to Japanese culture. It is commonly used daily when wasting food, things, money, time...everything when they have regrets to waste these values. You may know the meanings of "Mottainai" as environmental activities, so its spirit has been influenced across the world. But, what's the original meaning of "Mottainai"??? Today, I am going to tell you about Japanese Mottaianai sprit.
The Japanese Calligraphy And Kakizome; Things You Want To Know
Kakizome is one of the Japanese new year's rituals that traditionally should be done on January 2nd of the new year. (casually, should be done between 2nd through 15th.) Focus on your new year's resolution and concentrate on carrying the "Fude" brush on each letter, each finish. I think it's a similar feeling to meditation, to focus on yourself.
High Japan Travel Season, BUT You Will Miss Japanese Traditional & Cultural Experiences By NOT TRAVELLING In Those Seasons
Traveling to Japan? Do you know the Japanese high seasons? Cherry blossoms, sure. There are several high reasons that you have a hard time traveling around due to the crowd, and not so friendly for your budget. However, it will still worth seeing Japanese tradition, beauty and uniqueness in Japan. If you want to have authentic Japanese experiences, you should read this why you should travel to Japan even in high seasons.
The Ultimate Guide; Learn Japanese New Year’s Traditions in 11 Easy Steps
If you are interested in Japanese culture, you can't miss how Japanese people celebrate New Year's Day. From ancient years, the event of welcoming to the coming year has been very important for Japanese people, each thing is related to Japanese Buddhism and Shintoism. Even though the real meanings of each thing has been loosing for modern people, yet they still enjoy New Year's Day. In this site, I will explain traditional things how the Japanese welcome the New Year.
11 Facts Other Websites Never Tell You About Japanese Dos and Don’ts
Be scared about Japanese picky manners and etiquettes? You are the tourists and the Japanese want you to enjoy traveling in Japan more than anything! I am going to tell you today that things GENERALLY the Japanese don't do in public, but these things don't mean that you should do. Grab a cup of coffee, and read relax!
The Informative Guide To Japan Shrine Manners & Omikuji Things To Do
Visiting Japan? The top attraction of things to do in Japan is "visiting Shrines and Temples". Shrines are the place where God lives, we are happy for you to pay respects following official steps. This site tells you the most common manners for the shrine visit and also guides about after-attraction such as drawing Omikuji.
Kurisumasu Traditions; Things The Japanese Do On Christmas Season
Christmas is in the air! Despite it isn’t a national holiday in Japan, the Japanese have created very unique Christmas traditions. What's Christmas Like in Japan? Let me share Japanese Kurisumasu!
13 Japanese Etiquettes and Manners On Trains, Subways, and Shinkansen
Here are 13 Japanese etiquettes and manners you need to know when you use public transportations in Japan such as trains, subways, and Shinkansens. If you don't read this, your behavior may bother local Japanese people.
All about “Izakaya” in Japan [Vol.1]; The Basic Type Of Izakayas And Little Trivia
Going to Japan? love drinking? Izakayas are one of the unordinary experiences during your Japan trip. There are many types and concepts of Izakayas, you must know them to get more of your self-attention for the unique experience. Read this and get information for Kanpai beer in Japan!
Things need to know before stepping in “Golden Gai”, Shinjuku, Tokyo.
Want to enjoy the nightlife in Golden Gai, Shinjuku? The district has been loved because of the nostalgic atmosphere and good relationships between owners and patrons. Recently tourism pollution is one of problem and locals worry about its atmosphere going to be destroyed. Not only foreigners but also Japanese new visitors don't know there are undocumented rules among locals, I am going to tell you tips about how you can be a smart customer in Golden Gai.
If You Read The Article About Don’t Blow Your Nose In Public In Japan, Read This.
I am from Japan. Every time I see "Don't blow your nose in public in Japan" on the website, I am not happy about it. Because! you can blow your nose in public even in Japan. In fact, most Japanese people think it is ridiculous if someone says blowing your nose in public is a bad manner. I really want to explain why the rumor has been based on the wrong facts.
The Best Native Guide; 8 Japanese Snacks You Should Bring Home From Japan
This is the Japanese native guide that tells you which Japanese snacks you should bring home from Japan. Outside of Kit Kats and Cheap junks. Well, still not expensive. Country maam cookies, Homepie, Takenoko no Sato, Kinoko no Yama, Alfort, Chokoliele, Happy turn, Cheese Okaki, Jagariko.
10 Popular food that the Japanese order at Izakaya in Japan
Izakayas in Japan? Do you know what to order? These 10 dishes are popular among the Japanese people in case you want to know!
Reserve the seat for luggage on Shinkansen beginning May 2020 in Japan
Going to Japan? Know the new luggage rule of Shinkansen coming up in May of 2020 that you must know? Many foreign tourists don't know there is no baggage storage on Shinkansen on Goldenroute, and they really don't know what to do and cause troubles between tourists and other passengers. This site tells you what is the new rule and what to do for the Japan trip.
The Favorite Mayo Dishes In Japan; The Japanese People Are Obsessed With Japanese Mayonnaise
Japanese people are obsessed with Japanese Mayonnaise, actually, it is more popular than Ranch dressing in Japan. You will see many dishes used with Mayonnaise when traveling in Japan, even for traditional Japanese food such as sushi, rice balls, Okonomiyaki, Takoyaki. In this site, I am introducing the Japanese staple Mayo dishes and hoping to give you hints for cooking. Also, there is a Japanese-style potato salad recipe if liked.
Things I wonder when I go back to my country, Japan
What will you wonder when you travel to Japan for the first time? What did you think about Japan on your trip? I am 100% Japanese and realize things impressed or strange that I didn't notice during living in Japan. In this site, I am talking about things I was surprised every time I go back to Japan.
7 tips you should know about communication with Japanese people in English
Do you know many tourists have trouble communicating with the Japanese in English? Japanese people hardly speak English and very shy. I will tell you what you can do for communication without misunderstanding each other.
8 ways What you can do if you get lost in Japan
Have you ever got in lost in a foreign county? It is very scary if you can not understand the local language. Using google map? it is one of the resolutions. I will tell you 8 ways what you can do when you get lost in Japan.