- I like writing about traveling around Japan and other things.
There are some unique art masks in Japan. The one example is okame.
Nimono (煮物) is one of the basic simmered Japanese cuisine. It contains vegetables, meat or seafood and is simmered with sake, soy sauce, and mirin, and dashi (fish seasoning).
There are 3 must eat food when you visit Nagoya. Let's take a look at these.
It’s an odd thing in Japanese cuisine, there are noodles called, Kitsune Udon and Tanuki Soba. "Kitsune" means a fox while "Tanuki" means a raccoon dog. It doesn’t mean Japanese eats those animals.
Kamameshi is rice cooked in an individual iron pot called “kama” with various ingredients and seasonings. Ingredients are vegetables, meat, and some seafood like crabs or scallops.
On January 11th, in Japan, there is annual traditional event called “Kagami Biraki”, which is to break a special Mochi (rice cakes) placed to celebrate for New Year’s holidays.
When it comes to flower arrangements, Japanese has its own way - introducing Ikebana, Japanese Flower Arrangement.
First Avenue Tokyo Station is known as one of the greatest sightseeing spots in Tokyo. Many tourists and visitors come this place to enjoy shopping and eating food.
Do you love playing cards with your friends or family members? Japan has its own versions of playing cards, called “Karuta”. Feeling curious about it, let’s know more about this interesting “Karuta”.
Sudoku （数独） is originally called Number Place, which is a logic based combinatorial number placement puzzle. Maybe all of you have known already about this game.