JAPANESE TRADITION

WINTER IN KYOTO
Do not let the winter cold spoil your mood! It is in winter that walks around Kyoto are filled with special magic. In addition, if you come to the old…

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FIRST ELITE CAMPING COMPLEX IN JAPAN
Glemping (glamorous camping) is a fairly new concept for Japan. When it comes to camping, the Japanese say it's a good thing, but when it comes to living there, they…

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10 BEAUTIFUL WATERFALLS OF JAPAN, SUITABLE FOR AUTUMN TRIPS
Waterfalls are considered to be one of the most fascinating phenomena on earth, as well as an integral part of nature. They are so modifying the surrounding space that even…

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ON THE PECULIARITIES OF JAPANESE AUTOMATIC MACHINES WITH DRINKS

There are a lot of legends about Japanese vending machines. And indeed, you can buy almost everything. From batteries and tickets to apple slices and bread in cans. But today we will talk about a more familiar machine with drinks.

Europeans are used to expect from him a standard set of soda and a bag of apple juice. This may be true, but not in Japan, where, on average, there is one such machine for 23 people. Continue reading

THESE COMPLEX-COMPLEX STICKS

The Japanese love the rules of etiquette. And the rules of lunch etiquette especially. It would seem that coping with chopsticks is not at all difficult. And Japanese restaurants are literally everywhere. But in fact, in Japan, a whole system of secret prohibitions and taboos has been developed, which it is strictly forbidden to violate in a decent society. Everyone even has a special name. List all difficult, so for you – a dozen of the most important nominations. Continue reading

ONSEN: FEATURES OF TRADITIONAL JAPANESE BATTLES

For many who come to Japan, both for Europeans and for the inhabitants of Asia, onsen is an unfamiliar territory, and people prefer to bypass it. The combination of local etiquette, the fact that complete nudity is meant (sometimes even in the presence of people of the opposite sex), as well as a much higher temperature of the water than happens mainly in the hydromassage baths we are used to – forcing travelers visiting Japan for the first time ignore onsenes, avoiding such experiences. Continue reading

SUMMER IN JAPAN

The present summer in Japan begins in July and lasts through August. This article contains useful information about the weather and tourist activities for those who are planning a summer trip to Japan.

Summer in Japan is inseparably connected with certain images arising in the imagination: white clouds floating across the blue sky, chirping cicadas, people in a yukata fanning themselves, and fireworks. Continue reading

BEACHES BEACHES - TROPICAL PARADISE!
The most beautiful and best beaches in Japan are undoubtedly located on the tropical islands of Okinawa, the country's most southern prefecture. But for some reason, speaking of Japan, many…

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FAMILY PAINTING PLACE IN KUROBE GORGE
Kurobe Gorge can be viewed during a two or day trip from Tokyo or Osaka. The gorge is a secluded scenic spot. Tourists will be able to admire the autumn…

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KHANAMI - IMPORTANT JAPANESE TRADITION
If you have ever been to Japan in the spring, we can say with complete confidence: most likely, you went to enjoy the stunning spectacle of the blossoming sakura. The…

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WINTER IN JAPAN: FIVE BEST VISITS
Thinking of visiting Japan in the winter? Not yet? And if we say that a trip to Japan from December to February looks more like a vacation in a fairy…

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