Japanese honourable hairstyle! The origin of samurai's "chonmage"
Chonmage is a characteristic hairstyle of samurai. In the eyes of modern people, such hairstyle is undoubtedly full of personality, then why does Japan have this kind of hair culture? This time let's explore the origin of chonmage.
Yuko's Travel@osaka #2 [Please do not dip sauce repeatedly]
Yuko and Oliver topped the Abeno Harukas Building, from the observatory here, we found a place called "New World", and Oliver was very interested in it, so next we went to the New World. What is Osaka like when Yuko and Oliver were looking out it there? Please go on to pay attention to the Yuko's Travel@OSAKA Series guided by her, and at the end of each article, there will be a lecture on the Osaka dialect!
The super classic Japanese cuisine in winter! Then what types of "nabe (Japanese style hot pot)"?
"Nabe is so good~!" "Want to eat nabe!" Once in the winter, the Japanese will keep saying such words over and over. For Japanese, their hot pot cuisine are basically only need to put the ingredients into the pot to cook, but there are different tastes and types depending on the region. Next I want to tell you the Japanese "nabemono（hot pot cuisine）" that only needs simple ingredients but very profound.
753 A Traditional Japanese Birthday Celebration
753 or Shichi - Go - San is a Japanese custome observed on November 15 in which 5 year old boy & 3,7 year old girls visit shrines to pray for health and prosperity as they grow. 3 year old girls wear a kimono with shoulder tucks and no obi, donning a vest called a hifu, while their 7 year-old peers dress in a standard kimono and sash. Boys of 5 wear hakama and a long haori.
【Made in Japan】I want one! The Japanese kitchen knife that inherits the DNA of Japanese sword
What kind of kitchen knife are you using now? As a Japanese specialty, the very popular "Japanese kitchen knife" is actually the product of the development of knife smelting technology. If you have a good kitchen knife, it will be much easier to do the cooking in daily life and you will be in a good mood as well. Now let me introduce the charm of this "Japanese kitchen knife" to you.
Shop FUKUOKA DUTY FREE TENJIN and save! Travel light while you see the sights!
Food, cosmetics, watches, fashion accessories, appliances: if you’re like most tourists, there’s a ton of stuff you’ll want to buy while in Japan. And your souvenirs and other purchases have got to be duty free! Today we’ll learn about a duty-free shop in Tenjin, Fukuoka, that you’re sure to want to visit.
Why the torii of shrine is red? Two tips about shrine that the Japanese do not know!
The shrine is the place where the Japanese gods are worshipped, while the torii standing at the shrine represents the entrance to the dog domain. But why most torii are red? In addition, why some torii are set on the sea or on the lake? Next let's take a look at the mystery of the torii that the Japanese don't quite know.