Japan is the world leader in Technology. If there is something new springs up in electronics or automotive technology, then it is certainly originating from Japan only. Such is the speed and energy Japan has. Japan...
You may already know that Tokyo is the largest city in the world and the capital of Japan, but here are 8 other fun and interesting facts about this city that may surprise you!
Fascinating contradictions make for a fascinating country. Modern Japanese civilization is quite the eye opener for those of us who think we've seen it all.
A fairly comprehensive guide that teaches you the manners and customs of being a guest in someone's house in Japan.
In structure the Japanese archipelago can be regarded as the higher portions of several largely volcanic mountain ranges, which rise from the floor of the Pacific Ocean and form a portion of the circum-Pacific
The very first known Japan’s habitation transpired around 30,000 BC. The culture is called a Paleolithic culture. Around 14000 BC Mesolithic to the Neolithic cultures followed. These included the ancestors of the Ainu...
If you visit or live in Japan, as a foreigner, dealing with grief, funerary customs, and traditions around death might seem difficult.
This is about my experiences in Yakushima and how to get around if you aren't able to rent a car. I will also cover getting to the island itself without a car.
"The Original POINT-AND-SPEAK Phrasebook JAPAN" by Toshiya Enomoto stands out as my favorite and most essential book when braving everyday life in Japan.
Rumors and stereotypes abound about the island nation of Japan. To cut through all the misinformation out there, here are a 5 tips for that initial social contact I have compiled for the prospective visitor. This...