Traveling by Express Bus

Traveling by Express Bus

If you’re looking for more economical ways to travel domestically within Japan, several companies offer great values with their long distance express buses that run…

New Year’s in Japan

New Year’s in Japan

Traveling to Japan during New Year’s is a great chance to capture a rare glimpse into the modernization of traditional Japanese culture. It is a…

Hiyashi Chuka: Ramen’s Summertime Sibling

Hiyashi Chuka: Ramen’s Summertime Sibling

Hiyashi Chuka, a dish of cold ramen noodles with a chilled tare sauce and vibrant toppings, is one of the best parts of summer in Japan. Characterized by…

Kaiten Sushi (Kaitenzushi)

Kaiten Sushi (Kaitenzushi)

Kaiten sushi, or kaitenzushi, as it is pronounced in Japanese, is sushi that may be considered fast-food sushi, as opposed to sushi served at a…

Self-Service Udon Restaurants

Self-Service Udon Restaurants

Sanuki udon is a noodle dish named after the previous name of Kagawa Prefecture in Shikoku, the smallest prefecture in all of Japan. Despite its…

Japan Explorer Manga Series: Prologue

Japan Explorer Manga Series: Prologue

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