You may have heard of Golden Week in Japan, but how exactly is Silver Week different?
When you think of September in Japan, what do you think of? Hot weather? The start of fall? I bet you don’t think of a nationwide sumo wrestling tournament, or a massive EDM music festival that features A-list DJs like The Chainsmokers and Steve Aoki. But these events are happening in September, among several others! You can’t miss these 10 … Read More
The 2-week-long period in which the cherry blossoms are in bloom is a magical time in Japan. People of all ages gather with their friends, family, and loved ones to do “ohanami” (お花見) which typically means having a picnic beneath the beautiful sakura (さくら) trees. Here is a list of the most common foods and snacks that people can enjoy … Read More
Do you want another bowl of rice for free? Then, please look for this sign. お代わり自由 okawari jiyuu -free second helping
Konnichiwa, Minasan. Have you seen this signboard?
Konnichiwa, minasan! 日曜日、初めてお台場へ行ってきました！ On last Sunday, I went to Odaiba for the first time. 🙂