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Yuzuru Hanyu Came Back to the Championship

Feb. 17, 2018 A Japanese figure skater Yuzuru Hanyu, 23, won the men single skating short program in the Pyeongchang Olympics in South Korea on February 17th. Hanyu won the gold medal at the 2014 […]


Today’s Lunch / Hawaiian Food

Feb. 15, 2018 These days, Hawaiian restaurants are popular among young women in Japan. Today I had lunch at Muu Muu Diner. The loco moco was good with tasty gravy.

O-torii, a famous torii gate of Itsukushima Shrine

Itsukushima Shrine

Miyajima and the Floating Shrine on the Sea Itsukushima, popularly known as Miyajima, is an island of Hiroshima Prefecture. The island is one of the Three Views of Japan. “Miyajima” means “the shrine island” in […]

hana ga takai (have a long nose)
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10 Interesting Japanese Expressions

Feb. 10, 2018 There are tons of interesting expressions in Japanese. Let’s have fun learning them. Here I’ll introduce you 10 funny and useful expressions. neko wo kaburu (wear a cat) “Neko wo kaburu,” literally […]


Today’s Kyoto Station / Omotenashi Guide

Feb. 8, 2018 At Kyoto Station, I found a great app for visitors from other countries, Omotenashi Guide. You can know the meaning of Japanese announcements. I hope it will work.