“Born a Shinto, marry as a Christian, and die a Buddhist.” A little about the fake priests who who marry Japanese people at “Christian” weddings
Japan officially opened up its borders to international tourism earlier this year hoping to bring back the international community. This is not the only plan it has to help out the tourism industry. Its local and federal governments have been recharging the local economy once again.
Like other don, which is a rice bowl, this is steamed rice topped with beef and onions simmered in sake and soy sauce.
When someone says Japanese food where does your mind go? Sushi? Ramen? Well, what about bread? Not usually. Nowadays, bread is integral Japanese food culture, and is often overlooked in the international community. This guide will give you what you need to know about bread culture in Japan.
Japan's demographic crisis as more than just economic loss. It is loss of community and culture.
A Japan was the country known for technology…30 some years ago. Today, Japan’s technology sector continues to fall behind, even after the economic collapse in the 1990s. Why is that?
This holiday honors coming-of-age, in other words, became (or will become) an adult. 20 is the age at which people become adults in Japan.
Kohaku Uta Gassen 紅白歌合戦, NHK’s annual new years' singing competition show. It is a singing show, where it is the red team versus the white team. The white team is for men and the red is for women.
In Japan, married couples must have the same last name. While the couple does have the option to choose the women’s last name, due to social expectations and tradition the husband’s is chosen 96% of the time
Many hikers across Japan strive to climb all 100, but it is no easy feat. How was the list created and what are the mountains like?