miho mayeda

Miho Mayeda

Writer


I politely introduce my beloved country of Japan in my beloved Japanese language. I am an artisan with words, and will give my body and soul to the end. I am a freelance editor and writer who was born and raised in Tokyo.

Articles

2015.07.23
From all over Japan, 40,000 participants! "Wanpaku Sumo" trains body and mind for courage and courtesy.
Wanpaku Sumo promotes the mental and physical health of children. 31th National Tournament. As
2015.02.06
The waterfall “Deai-daki” in Izu Peninsula brings you true love!?
Let’s walk around the beautiful waterfall area of ”Kawazu-Nanadaru,” found in a popular volcanic
kakinohazushi
2015.01.24
What is the ancestor’s wisdom of “Kakinoha-zushi” , the cuisine traditionally inherited in Nara.
Opening the package is fun! What is “Kakinoha-zushi”, a local dish in Nara? “Kakinoha-zushi”(or
kazemachifune
2015.01.19
Dreamy lights floating on the surface of the sea. “Kazemachi-fune” is a winter attraction in Shirahama, Izu.
A Series of lights on the silent sea are ships anchored offshore. You can only hear the silent
kagamimochi
2015.01.07
What is a Kagami mochi decoration? A Japanese New Year tradition
During the end of the year and New Year’s holidays, you’ll see two donut-shaped objects with an oran
nanakusgayu
2015.01.05
The Japanese New Year’s dish, “Nanakusagayu.”
Is this dish too simple for New Year’s festivities? “Nanakusagayu,” a dish from the Edo period.
2014.11.19
Let’s celebrate the Anniversary Year of “Moomin” at the Moomin Café, located exclusively in Japan!
Finnish-born “Moomin” is very popular in Japan. It is the memorable 100th Anniversary of the birth
2014.11.10
In search of the history of “Toruko(Turkish) rice”, a Western dish that took hold together with Western culture.
“Toruko rice”, born in Nagasaki, the window to Western culture in Japan. Nagasaki, widely known
2014.11.01
Enjoy the genuine taste of regional cooking, hassle-free, right in your own home.“ Introducing a brand-new order-in gourmet service that all works in English”
Enjoy delicious food from Japan, hassle-free, right in your own home Rice, meat, fish, tea, sw
2014.10.30
Feel how the nature of Shinshu enwraps you... “Sanbondaki Falls, in Mt. Norikuradake“, are something you will not find anywhere else.
Full of highlights all throughout the year! Enjoy the blessings of nature at the Norikura Highla
2014.10.08
For the 2014 “Popular Autumn Travel” ranking, Kyushu and Shikoku were the hot travel spots chosen by Japanese!
I want to leave right away! Where did Japanese choose as travel destinations this year? Fall, w
2014.10.03
You can enjoy sightseeing in Sapporo into the late night hours! “Wafugeino,” Japanese cultural entertainment starting soon!
It’s good for overnight tourists who want to enjoy Japanese culture into the late night. Sapporo
2014.09.22
Experience the lion dance fortune at “the Kanda Shrine” that has watched over Tokyo/Edo for centuries!
Built on the land of Edo some 1300 years ago, the Kanda Shrine has been watching over Tokyo for ce
2014.09.19
2016 marks the anniversary of the 400-year history of Arita-yaki, the genesis of Japan’s proud porcelain industry!
The birthplace of porcelain that graces Japan’s dining tables. What is Arita-yaki, which has been
2014.09.17
Fantastic scenery at one of Japan's main hot springs. Catch a special moment at “Lake Kinrin”
Relax at "Yufuin", the land of hot springs engulfed by nature. Yufuin, Oita, is a hot spring are

Translations

2017.01.20
Let’s go for a walk wearing a new style of Kimono!
The kimono wearing experience is very popular among foreign tourists. Even in Japan, there are very

Photographs

2017.01.20
Let’s go for a walk wearing a new style of Kimono!
The kimono wearing experience is very popular among foreign tourists. Even in Japan, there are very