Communication in Japan can be like a jigsaw puzzle – you get the pieces but you have to put them together. That’s all part and parcel of their high-context culture.
Japan is considered to be under the category of a high context culture, so a lot of the time, you don’t need to explain much because there’s an unspoken understanding between people.
With so many to choose from, it can be overwhelming — which are the best to go with so little time in the country? Here are the 9 most exciting festivals in Japan, with some happening nationwide and others in specific cities!
While Milan, Paris, and London are fashion cities of Europe, there’s only one city that dominates the fashion scene in Asia, and that’s Tokyo. That’s right, this country is more than just sushi and temples — it’s one of the world’s leading fashion cities.
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.
While it’s been called various names, the Japanese bomber jacket is more famously known as the sukajan. What is it? How did it come about? How do I get one? All the information you need is here — read on to find out!
If you ever travel to Nara, the once capital of Japan, you will discover an amazing phenomenon. The deer that populate the park bow to the visitors asking for food, something they’ve been doing for almost a thousand years to mimic the human inhabitants.