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Have you ever heard of the Japanese Doll Festival? It is a festival aimed at... Read More
When you first arrive in Japan there’s always a phrase that will almost immediately get... Read More
15 Unique Festivals Only Found in Japan(11~15)
11 Yokote Snow Festival Every year on February 15th, beginning 450 years ago, there is... Read More
Sawanoya (Yanaka, Tokyo) is a family-run inn dedicated to helping one relax in a typical... Read More
What are Goshuin?
If you plan on visiting many temples and shrines in Japan, I recommend purchasing... Read More
What is Zazen?
Sitting cross-legged on the ground and looking down, half focusing on the black line that... Read More