- 【SUMMER】Radio Taiso
How about waking up early and joining a local radio exercise class to invigorate yourself?
The long summer break for school children begins in Ju
- A Journey on the Local Bus
Let’s get on the local bus and go downtown!
In Japan, the bus is one of the major modes of transportation along with subways, railways, and o
- Smoking and Non-Smoking Areas
Smoking while walking in Japan is prohibited
In Japan, designated smoking and non-smoking areas are located indoors as well as outdoors. Loca
- Restaurant Food Models
【Photo by Yuri Suzuki】
It looks like real food! A unique Japanese custom
Japanese restaurants most often will display many of their menu items
Let’s have a drink!
The original Izakaya is a type of Japanese drinking establishment that provided basic hord'oeurves with its drinks.
- Escalator etiquette in Japan
The mysterious escalator etiquette of Japan
The golden rule of escalator etiquette in the Tokyo area is that persons who ‘stand’ on the escal
- Ashiyu (The Footbath)
Ashiyu Yutabi(Niigata Pref.)
Let's Restore Our Vitality
Ashiyu allows visitors to enjoy a hot spring bath without removing all of their clo