Shojin Ryori : Buddhist vegetarian cuisine

Shojin Ryori : Buddhist vegetarian cuisine

What is Shojin Ryori?? Unlike any other popular Japanese food like sushi or ramen, perhaps syojin ryori sounds very unfamiliar to people outside Japan. Syojin […]

Places to Visit in Japan: Tokyo Racecourse

Places to Visit in Japan: Tokyo Racecourse

  Address:? Hiyoshi Chou 1-1?Fuchu City Tokyo, JAPAN Business Hour: 9:00~17:00 ※Check here for more detail Access: access to Tokyo Racecourse Bing Map Google Map […]

The Tour of Central Tokyo by Train

The Tour of Central Tokyo by Train

  Are you planning to come to Tokyo for sightseeing? Have you already decided where to go? As you know, there are many train lines […]

Onsen – Japanese hot spa

Onsen – Japanese hot spa

Onsen (温泉) is a Japanese word that translates in English as hot spa. Onsen is a specific type of hot spa, that is a naturally […]

Hanami

Hanami

  Hanami (花見) meaning flower viewing, is a traditional Japanese custom of appreciating flowers. Hanami usually refers to the viewing of the Cherry blossoms, commonly […]

Oden : Japanese hotchpotch

Oden : Japanese hotchpotch

? Oden(おでん)is a traditional Japanese dish served in Winter, and similar to a Western style stew or hot pot with all ingredients simmered in one […]

Hiragana Lesson – How to pronounce Hiragana?

Hiragana Lesson – How to pronounce Hiragana?

  Hello How is your Japanese Study going? It is easy to remember Hiragana but it is hard to pronounce Japanese as everyone knows. Hiragana […]

New years postcards in Japan – Nengajyo

New years postcards in Japan – Nengajyo

Nengajyou are cards sent as greetings for the new year, similar to Western style christmas cards. They are used to express gratitude in the previous […]

Japan’s famous mountain: Mount Fuji.

Japan’s famous mountain: Mount Fuji.

Facts about Mount Fuji.? Mount Fuji (富士山) is the highest point in Japan, and a volcanic mountain. It is located about 100km south west of […]

How to Purchase a Train Ticket in Japan

How to Purchase a Train Ticket in Japan

Japan-Rail is the main train lines that get you from point A to point B in Japan. It does not include the Shinkansen or express […]