JAPANESE TRADITION

TEN REASONS TO VISIT JAPAN IN AUTUMN
Have you ever been to Japan in the fall season? Japanese autumn is rich in activities that will allow you to fully enjoy the charm of the country and get…

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WHAT IS THE "SILVER WEEK" IN JAPAN?
Silver Week is a series of consecutive holidays. It is introduced in the autumn depending on how the annual national holidays are arranged. During Silver Week, public transport is very…

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WHAT IS THE "SILVER WEEK" IN JAPAN?
Silver Week is a series of consecutive holidays. It is introduced in the autumn depending on how the annual national holidays are arranged. During Silver Week, public transport is very…

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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

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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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…

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21 EVENT IN WHICH YOU CAN PARTICIPATE IN AUTUMN IN JAPAN
Tell a friend about Japan: Autumn is a favorite season for many Japanese. With the advent of autumn, summer heat and typhoons give way to cooler, calmer weather. The probability…

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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW RUSSIAN TOURIST ABOUT ETIQUETTE IN JAPAN
Japan is not Europe. Even if you have gone far and wide across all European countries, it is likely that in the East you will encounter something that could not…

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