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Hiyashi Chuka: the best ramen for summer…and winter?

During the hot and humid days of summer, this chilled ramen dish is a welcome change from regular ramen. The cold noodles are served topped with a variety of ingredients such as strips of...

Guide to marvelous Summer Festivals!

From firework festivals, shrine events and dance parades; among the hundreds of events going on during the hottest time of the year, here are some suggestions for you! Asakusa Summer Night Festival - Toro...

Immerse in Japanese culture and experience yukata

With the amount of foreign visitors to Japan increasing each year, it's becoming more common to see tourists immersing in Japanese culture and wearing a traditional kimono or yukata, especially when the hot, humid...

Yukata, timeless elegance for the summer

Summer time means matsuri (festival) time in Japan! And there is simply nothing more fashionable to wear to a traditional Japanese festival than a yukata! This casual version of a kimono is lighter in...

Nebuta Festival Japan [Nebuta Matsuri]

Nebuta Matsuri Aomori City, Aomori Prefecture Aug. 2 - 7 Highlight: fireworks festival on the final day Aomori city comes alive every summer to celebrate the Nebuta festival. Historically the festival functioned as a means of keeping...

Japan Winter Special 2016

Whether you’re wanting to snap photogenic scenery, ski in feather-light powder snow, munch on steamy oden and ramen, or just relax with the locals in an outdoor hot spring overlooking the snowy mountains; Japan...

Gundam and Japan: ode to the statue

Bandai Namco recently announced that it will remove the iconic Gundam statue in front of Tokyo Odabai's Diver City next year (Model RG 1/1 RX-78-2 Ver. GFT to be exact). Its last public appearance...

Why are Japanese homes so cold during winter?

The cold weather is creeping in and many foreigners start wondering why Japanese homes are so cold. Compared to Western houses that are insulated and equipped with central heating, most Japanese homes don't have...

Autumn guide for Japanese trees

Study up before your autumn walk with this handy guide! Japan has many trees native to its soil that you won't find anywhere else. The peak for the changing of colors is different for...

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan : Yamagata Prefecture (3)

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Tohoku Yamagata 34 Yama-dera (山寺) in Yamagata [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d100179.79068631277!2d140.39740647638536!3d38.3115068240329!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x5f8bce641e8b2f1b%3A0x5b7af6fbee095cf7!2sYamadera%2C+Yamagata%2C+Yamagata+Prefecture+999-3301!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sjp!4v1476149978990&w=100%&h=100%] First colors: Middle of October Color Peak: Beginning of November Access: 5min walk from Yamadera Station (JR Senzan Line) Address: 4495-15 Yamadera, Yamagata-shi, 999-3301 Yamagata Ranking:...