Experience tens of thousands of cherry trees on this magical mountain in Nara.
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Seki knives are famous all around the world for their quality and construction. The Hamono "Cutlery" Festival is the best time to get yourself some blades!
If you’ve ever eaten sushi, you know about wasabi. It’s green and sort of spicy, the kind of spicy that burns through your nose. Pretty awesome, right? It dawned on me that after many years in Japan, I knew very little about this plant. I mean, […]
Anyone who goes to Kyoto these days knows about Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, and if you don't, this video guide and report will give you most of the information you'll need. Fushimi Inari Shrine has been listed as one of the top attractions for […]
Want a chance to participate in Japan’s third oldest festival? Being a part of a Japanese festival is a sure way to get in touch with the culture, even in the middle of winter! Now, if I were to invite you to one called “The Naked Man Festival” […]