The Stronger bond between Japan and Vietnam are reflected in Education

14 May 2016 / Comments: 0

A sign of time, for the first time ever, the Japanese language will soon be taught in some public elementary school in a South-East Asian country, namely Vietnam. In this country, it has been more than ten years since the

About the Shiba-Sakura festival

11 May 2016 / Comments: 0

Cherry blossom is now finished in most parts of Japan (you may still enjoy hanami in Hokkaido). But there are always beautiful sceneries to be seen in Japan, whatever the season may be. If you are nostalgic of Sakura, you may enjoy the

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To the attention of manga lovers

9 May 2016 / Comments: 0

If you love manga and happen to draw manga yourself (even just as a hobby – no need to have been published (yet)), whether you are an aspiring mangaka or not, make sure to send your works to the International

Less and less children in Japan

9 May 2016 / Comments: 0

As yet another evidence that demography is Japan is in trouble, the Japanese government announced on May 4 – on the eve of “Kids’ day” – that the number of children aged 14 or under in Japan fell. Not only is


About Onsen

6 May 2016 / Comments: 0

When you ask a Japanese person what he/she enjoys the most, they often answer “going to onsens”. Onsens are hot springs. You can find them all over Japan. When Japanese have free time, they like going to resorts that have onsens. It

About Kids’ day and Koinobori

4 May 2016 / Comments: 0

As we mentioned in our previous post, May 5 is “Kids’ Day” in Japan. More specifically, it is “Boys’ Day”. This day is meant to wish boys a healthy, happy future. Japanese people often display “banners” (made of paper or