Interest in Japan

Investigating Japanese
Four-character Compound Words: Yojijukugo

Depending on the context, Japanese four-character compound words (yojijukugo) made up of four Chinese characters (kanji) can have one of two definitions.
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IN HARMONY WITH THE SEASONS
─Seasonal highlights─ June: Kashou

Tanagokoro, heart of the hand, is an ancient Japanese word for the palm. It seems perfect for introducing Japanese-style sweets, or ...
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WAttention Tohoku: Explore Japan’s Rich Heritage in Tohoku’s Six Prefectures and Niigata

The Tohoku region retains its old-world charms, traditional lifestyles and culture. This is where you can experience Japan in its most authentic and raw form.
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Tour to the Sky of Tokyo

TOKYO SKYTREE. 634 meters of neo-futuristic elegance in the heart of Tokyo, Japan.The tower was completed in 2012 after almost four years of work making
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Visit the historic shrines and temples-Chichibu

Chichibu city, home Mt. Buko, is not far from Tokyo, but offers stunning natural parks and a swath of rich heritage including many ancient shrines and temples.
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Travel Back in Time-Kawagoe

Go back in time on the streets of Kawagoe, where lovely old warehouses have been turned into adorable shops and peaceful cafés.
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Rediscover NIIGATA

EXPLORE THE UNIQUE VARIETY OF NIIGATA : Just two hours away by Shinkansen (bullet train) from Tokyo lies Niigata-ken
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HOMELAND OF THE AKITA DOG SNIFFING OUT THE HIDDEN SPOTS

When the story of Hachi was made into a Hollywood movie starring Richard Gere, the Akita dog breed became famous almost overnight. Remembered for his unwavering loyalty