Japanese Culture

March 14, 2019

12 Things You Need to Know About Noh, Japan’s Ancient Musical Drama No ratings yet.

One of the oldest performing arts in the world, Noh is a form of Japanese theatre that features music, dance and drama in one show.
March 13, 2019

Makomanai Takino Cemetery: A Hidden Buddha and 40 Moai Heads No ratings yet.

The one and only cemetery that features Moai Heads, a replica of Stonehenge and a field of lavender flowers is none other than Makomanai Takino Cemetery.
February 16, 2019

The Many-Interesting-Places of Miyagi No ratings yet.

Miyagi, Tohoku is one of the great places in Japan to go sightseeing and see autumn foliage. Can you spot the sixth tallest statue in the world here?
February 9, 2019

Experience the Spirit of Samurai with Yabusame, Japanese Horseback Archery No ratings yet.

Yabusame is a traditional Japanese mounted archery that was practised by samurai warriors many years ago as a ritual for gods.
January 30, 2019

Do You Know These Michelin Starred Ramen Shops in Tokyo? No ratings yet.

Are you ready to indulge in these Michelin star ramen restaurants in Tokyo? Find out which place you should head first!
January 18, 2019

Ise Jingu: The Guardian Shrine of Japan No ratings yet.

A Shinto shrine dedicated to Amaterasu Omikami (the goddess of the sun) is the most visited site in Mie Prefecture. If you want to know why this shrine is so popular, read here.
January 14, 2019

Must Try Food in Akita Prefecture No ratings yet.

Food junkies, taste Akita's must-try foods such as Japanese Sandfish, Fried Ham, Kiritanpo and more delicious delicacies here.
January 11, 2019

Seijin no Hi: Big Day for the 20-Year-Olds No ratings yet.

Coming of Age is held every second Monday of January to celebrate young women entering adulthood.
December 28, 2018

Start Your New Year with These Japanese Traditions No ratings yet.

As we all know, Japan has plenty of interesting customs and traditions. This New Year, try following these Japanese traditions in order to have a prosperous year.
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