Don’t be surprised if the following overview of ramen makes you a little hungry. If you find yourself with a hankering by the end, we’ve included a simple homemade ramen recipe you can try tonight.
For a full understanding of Japan’s government, we must first discuss its historical precedents. Then, we can take a look at all the branches of government and their relationship with the symbolic emperor.
Let’s take a look then, at how this humble fish dish first came to be, and how changes in Japanese culture throughout history led to the cuisine we know today.
The first thing to greet me when I got off the plane at Narita airport was a large robot dutifully cleaning the floors. That was the start of a trip filled with wonder at Japan’s advanced and highly developed society.
To understand why Japan is called the land of the rising sun, you have to get a glimpse into its history. Here’s how this nickname came about and what it means today.
The meaning of the flag is quite significant. It symbolizes everything from the Emperor to a nation’s identity and pride in itself as a country. Let's Find out the meaning of Japan's flag, and the history behind it.
The countries had contact before Japan was even a unified country, so that’s where we’ll begin our journey. Follow it through to World War II, Korean independence, and the modern-day.