Monthly Archives: July 2015

Japan’s oldest sushi train serves up unorthodox Blueberry Cream Sushi

Japan’s oldest sushi train serves up unorthodox Blueberry Cream Sushi

Japan’s oldest sushi train serves up unorthodox Blueberry Cream Sushi Around the internet there is a Japanese term, majikichi, which is short for “Maji de kichigai jimiteru kara yamero” or…

Johnson Town: A little piece of America in Japan… where all the residents are Japanese 【Pics】

Johnson Town: A little piece of America in Japan… where all the residents are Japanese 【Pics】

Johnson Town: A little piece of America in Japan… where all the residents are Japanese 【Pics】\   Groups of people moving to a new country often settle in the same…

The art of cooking ramen – Two foreigners find it’s a lot harder than they first thought 【Video】

The art of cooking ramen – Two foreigners find it’s a lot harder than they first thought 【Video】

The art of cooking ramen – Two foreigners find it’s a lot harder than they first thought 【Video】 If you grew up eating instant ramen noodles or survived through university…

Nothing in mind yet for stadium, says Olympics minister

Nothing in mind yet for stadium, says Olympics minister

Nothing in mind yet for stadium, says Olympics minister TOKYO — Exactly five years before the 2020 Summer Games open in Tokyo, Japan has yet to decide what it wants…

Mitsubishi Motors to end U.S. production, shift focus to Asian markets

Mitsubishi Motors to end U.S. production, shift focus to Asian markets

Mitsubishi Motors to end U.S. production, shift focus to Asian markets   NORMAL, ILLINOIS – Mitsubishi Motors confirmed Friday that it plans to stop production at its only U.S. factory…

Buddhist temple singles parties: The enlightened way to find a romantic partner

Four common workplace occurrences that could land you in hot water in Japan

Four common workplace occurrences that could land you in hot water in Japan A Japanese website recently published a list of four commonly occurring behaviors at work which are actually…

Special limited-edition watermelon dango look amazing, sell out immediately after release

Special limited-edition watermelon dango look amazing, sell out immediately after release

Special limited-edition watermelon dango look amazing, sell out immediately after release we’ve seen many more interesting watermelon-flavored summer gifts, or ochuugen, pop up compared to previous years, like this amazing…

Man-nipples become tools of “sexual harassment” during summer, complain Japanese women

Man-nipples become tools of “sexual harassment” during summer, complain Japanese women

Man-nipples become tools of “sexual harassment” during summer, complain Japanese women There’s been a lot of hoo-haa recently over nip-nips, hasn’t there? On the western internets, ladies are in a…

Japan's trade deficit narrows 92% on jump in exports

Japan’s trade deficit narrows 92% on jump in exports

Japan’s trade deficit narrows 92% on jump in exports TOKYO — Japan’s trade deficit narrowed sharply last month as exports of automobiles and electronic parts picked up while a sky-high…

January-June visitors from abroad rise to record 9.14 million

January-June visitors from abroad rise to record 9.14 million

January-June visitors from abroad rise to record 9.14 million A record 9.14 million foreigners are estimated to have visited Japan from January to June this year, a 46 percent increase…