Nengajo is one of the New Year traditions in Japan. And Japanese people have discovered a touching story behind of the Japan Post´s New Year cards. Guess what?
Today many Japanese film fans were shocked to know the great actor, Ken Takakura passed away. Despite of his quiet and emotionally clumsy character, he was a very polite, kind and warm person. RIP Ken Takakura. We will miss you.
Japanese wives make bento for the husband even they are annoyed and angry with him. Those obento are called Shikaeshi bento – revenge bento-. They are mean but somehow sweet and humorous. What would you do if you have one of them?
Can you tell the difference of Japanese accent and dialect? You may know Osaka-ben but there are actually more. Let´s pick up imagawayaki and see how they call it in each prefecture.