Yumiko

Yumiko

Writer


I’m a freelance filmmaker who was born in Tochigi prefecture. I like the Southeast Asian subculture. I’d like to present information that will make the people of the world want to visit Japan.

Articles

hikarinoie
2015.01.09
The "House of Light," an accommodating facility that merges the art of light with a traditional Japanese house.
An accommodating facility created by James Turrell, a master in the world of art In Tokamachi,
Osechi dish
2014.12.31
Osechi boxes for the New Year’s holidays, a Japanese food tradition.
Traditional dishes for the Japanese New Year’s holiday are Osechi boxes with a variety of lucky food
kapibara
2014.11.26
Common during the winter? The sight of capybaras comfortably bathing in hot springs has a healing effect. “Izu Shaboten Park”
It is not only humans who like hot springs! Japan has grown chillier and it is currently very c
jindaiji
2014.11.25
The lovely waters and the abundant greenery of “Jindaiji Temple” will make you forget the hustle and bustle of the city.
The Lovely Waters and the Abundant Greenery of “Jindaiji Temple” Will Make You Forget the Hustle a
2014.10.17
“Kawara Soba,” the regional cuisine you definitely want to try when you visit Yamaguchi Prefecture
A clue about the unique cooking method is that it stems from battle Let me introduce a uniqu
2014.10.15
A vast golden carpet, the Sengokuhara Japanese “Pampas Grass Field in Hakone”
Japanese pampas grass, a symbol of autumn in Japan nears its peak viewing season In Japan,
2014.10.14
“Hakari-me-Don,” The best eel of Japan and a well-known product of Futtsu city, Chiba prefecture, caught in Tokyo Bay.
“Edomae-anago (conger)” is loved by the people who were born in Edo (Tokyo) Most Japanese
2014.10.02
Let’s learn the spirit of “Omotenashi”(hospitality). The “Tokyo Grand Tea Ceremony” is held for all, from beginners to advanced.
Into the deep “chanoyu” (tea) origin of the Japanese sense of beauty There is the “Wabi/Sabi” cu
2014.10.01
It’s not just cute! It’s “intellectual training sweets” for children’s growth through creative means
You can experience the Japanese mentality that is always particular about details Are there any
2014.09.24
The place where a million red spider lilies bloom ominously, "Village of the Red Spider Lilies, Kinchakuda"
An event held only in Japan to express feelings of gratitude to our ancestors, "Equinoctial Week"
2014.09.02
Food: A Classic Japanese Beauty Treatment
Create beauty from within by eating! What kind of beauty treatments do you have in your country?
2014.08.30
Not just for cooling off - learn how to conduct yourself beautifully using a Japanese folding fan,“Sensu”.
扇子 / Yakinik Imperfection as the essence of beauty Many people may think of the folding fan as
2014.08.29
From children to grown-ups, “Gacha-gacha” are the collectables that everybody is avidly turning the knob in order to get!
Gashapon / Dick Thomas Johnson Many of the capsule toys found in Japan are very unique! Japanes
2014.08.27
They go well with alcohol and with sweets – the healthy “edamame” (green soybeans) are now popular all over the world!
“Beer and edamame” are the quintessential combination of the Japanese summer. Can you find "edam