Have you ever heard of the Satsuma kiriko? It is a delicate yet beautiful cut glass which is traditional and historical. Here is what it looks like and what it is about.
Have you ever come to Japan? If you have, you might have seen people distributing tissues by train stations or other public areas. Check this article to know about tissue-pack marketing!
When you go to a natsumatsuri 夏祭り (summer festival), you can't miss going to stalls! If you want to experience and feel the atmosphere of traditional omatsuri, there are certain stalls you must visit!
In Japan, Valentine's Day is the occasion when women express their love to the men by giving chocolate. In recent years, however, the chocolate has gained more meanings than just love. I will introduce some different types of chocolate for Valentine's Day.
Cultural aspects and social values appear in many ways. For instance, popular jobs among the youth generation. Do you have any idea what young Japanese men and women are thinking of for their future? Working for a gaming company like Nintendo or a car manufacturer like Toyota?
Does your school have ghost stories? Well, in Japan, many schools have their own stories; so-called 'Gakko no Kaidan 学校の怪談'! All elementary school students are afraid to go back to school in the night!