The Best Japanese Green Tea Pot Guide; Tokoname Kyusu
If you want to brew Japanese green tea easily, must have a "Tokoname Kyusu teapot". Tokoname yaki (the pottery) is one of the famous pottery in Japan and Tokoname Kyusu can allow green tea a mellow and rich taste. On this site, I explain how Tokoname kyusu works, how to clean, which you should buy. All about Tokoname Kyusu.
The Informative Guide To Japan Shrine Manners
Visiting Japan? The top attraction of things to do in Japan is "visiting Shrines and Temples". As you see these numbers, over 81,000 Shrines, and over 75,000 Temples, they have been supporting Japanese life, soul, and spirits for many years. Visiting Shrines and Temples for Japanese people is the same as meeting the spirit of a deity, they follow steps to pray very respectively. To respect Japanese spirits, read the informative guide to Shrine manners on this page for your Japan trip.
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!
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.
6 things bother Japanese people by tourists
Going to Japan? Japan has been known as the "Hospitality" country for visitors, but there is a little controversy between Japanese people and overseas tourists in recent years. The basic of the Japanese spirit is "Consider other people" first, and might be you feel different in some situations. You are the guest to visit Japan, yet you should understand etiquette and manners to keep a comfortable relationship with each other in Japan.
Ryokan Etiquette Guide; How to behave in Ryokan
Staying in the traditional Japanese style hotel called Ryokan is going to highlight the Japan trip for sure, but better know the etiquettes and manners. Staying in Ryokan is much different from staying in western hotels and other accommodations, there are original Japanese rules. If you don't understand the Ryokan concept, it will cause misunderstandings between Ryokan and you. To avoid bother other guests and Ryokan staff, you need to learn the basic etiquette for staying in Ryokan.
You may GET FINED if you don’t know this in KYOTO
Going to Kyoto? Kyoto is one of the iconic sightseeing spots in Japan, where it has been protecting ancient landscapes, important national treasures and traditional proud. However, misunderstanding common senses between tourists and locals have been making "tourism pollution". The one association in Kyoto sentenced the ban for taking pictures in the prohibited area. In this site, explain about the ban and troubles bothered local people by tourists.
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.
Japanese Shopping Etiquette Tips; The Native Guide Tells You Basics
Japan is one of the countries that people care about manners and etiquette in their lifestyle. If you plan to visit Japan, you may concern about the Japanese complex manners and etiquette in each situation. But, don't worry too much! Read this and be calm. Today, I am going to tell you about shopping etiquette tips for you.
Surrounded by Hinoki Wood Products; Natural Benefits From Japanese Cypress
Hinoki, Japan's most beloved elegant tree and its products have been the part of Japanese lifestyle. Not only aesthetically but also these products have amazing benefits with Hinoki's natural power. Once you touch its silky-touch surface, smell its woody scent, you will not let them go!
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.
5 Things You Should Know About Hinoki Cypress; Relationship with Japanese Life And Awesome Benefits
If you are interested in Japanese culture, you can't ignore the relationship with Hinoki cypress and Japanese life. Hinoki cypress has been loved by the Japanese for thousands of years, besides, it has awesome benefits in many situations. Not only as high-quality building materials but also it has health benefits. Especially, its woody scents give you relaxation and stimulate brain activity effectively with natural organic power. On this site, I am going to tell you Hinoki cypress awesome benefits and how Japanese people use it.
Best Japanese Bath Salts You Should Buy For Your Luxury Time
When you take a bath, do you want to make it luxury for your special relaxing day? Japanese bath salts have varieties of types and kinds not only color and scents but also healing effects for your health concerns. Even you can experience Japanese famous hot springs at home! In this site, I will tell you the types of bath salts and how you can choose to show Japanese popular bath salts you can buy.
Japanese Hot Springs 101; What You Need To Know About Onsen In Japan
Looking forward to bathing Hot Springs in Japan? Before going to have an experience, do you know that the Japanese hot springs culture is different from other countries? The hot springs aka Onsen in Japanese, have a long history and very special for Japanese people. Thus, you must follow local rules and try not to bother other peoples. To avoid making you disappointed, I am going to tell you about Japanese Hot Springs 101 today.
The Best Native Guide of Hot Springs In Japan; 10 Different Types Of Hot Spring Water
Excited to visit hot springs, Onsen, in Japan? Wait a minute! If you don't know the types of hot spring water, you may have negative effects from natural minerals. Especially, if you have sensitive skin and chronic disease, you need to know pH levels of hot springs water. To enjoy the best hot spring for you, read here and learn about 10 different types of Onsen in Japan.