Category: Culture & Life
The Japanese have adopted cholo culture since the ’90s. How, why, and isn’t it cultural appropriation? In this article, we talk about it all – read on to unravel them.
Akiya is the Japanese phenomenon of empty houses. There is an ever-increasing number of abandoned homes in the country. This creates a real estate situation that you can benefit from. Check it out.
If you’re in Japan for Halloween, don’t miss out on the festivities that include everything from dance parties to costume contests.
Although the fact that this shooting occurred answers our main question — do the yakuza have guns? Yes, the yakuza do use guns
Whether it’s your first visit or your fiftieth, you’ll undoubtedly take note of the differences between Japan and your own home country, whether they be
The Japanese are pretty festive all year round — it’s in their blood to go all out for anything — and that includes the Western spooky celebration. While it’s not quite the same as how the people in the West celebrate it, Japan commemorates this month their very own way. Even though houses wouldn’t be decorated, the streets will. Even though trick-or-treating isn’t a practice, you’ll still be able to get your ghostly snacks at any eatery you walk in.
Japanese bathhouses have been a fixture in the country for centuries and can be traced back to 710 A.D. Not to be confused with onsen, public bathhouses, or sentō, offer bathing and soaking facilities for a small entrance fee, and visitors are separated into male and female areas where they get clean and relax too.