If you visit or live in Japan, as a foreigner, dealing with grief, funerary customs, and traditions around death might seem difficult.
Kaminarimon Gate is huge, red and beautiful. It leads the way to Senjo-ji Temple, the oldest and most famous temple in Tokyo. Until you visit, here's a quick look.
Hours of flowers at the Kurokawa Dahlia Park. Here at the park in Kawanishi, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan a visitor can relax amidst the countless dahlias.
"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.
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I've been to Kyoto a few times but I've never been to Miyako Odori. I've never even heard of it. But the more I learned about it, the more fascinated I was. I couldn't wait to go.
The timeless kimono is Japan's oldest and most uniquely Japanese style of clothing. I discuss the parts of the kimono, things usually worn with it, and other forms of traditional Japanese dress.
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 has the largest share in the...
Japan has such a great infrastructure in transport management and it spends a lot on this section as well. There are four major transport systems in Japan. They are the Rail Transportation, Road transportation, Air transportation and Marine...
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.