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J. Culture – Battleship Island: Hashima端島

Hashima Island端島 – It is also called Gunkanjima軍艦島. Some called it as Battleship Island. This is one of the islands has been abandoned with the size of about 10 miles west from Nagasaki, Japan. The island has concrete buildings with … Continue reading

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J. Life – Lord of Castle Cat: Sanjuro十郎

Lord of Castle Cat: Sanjuro – Sanjuro has a name of Samurai –  Tani Sanjuro, settled at the castle after he got lost from his home but acquired quickly this cool cat lord title at top of the mountain – … Continue reading

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J. Culture – Tokyo Tower東京タワー

Tokyo Tower東京タワー – It is a communicaiton antenna tower in Tokyo, Japan. It has a length of  about 332.9 metres (1,092 ft). The tower has been built in 1958 which has attracted over thousands of million people have visited it. … Continue reading

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J. Life – Table Manners: How NOT to use Japanese chopsticks

箸の正しい使い方|How NOT to use Japanese chopsticks – Each culture has the set of rules for table manners. In Japan, try to not be a slob that some of the rules are etiquette for eating or sharing a meal with others. … Continue reading

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J. Culture – Folklore: Namahage生剥

Namahage生剥 – It is a traditional folklore in Japan. Usually people wear Ogre demon mask and Mino straw capes during the first full moon night of 15th day koshogatsu of the traditonal lunar year. Namahage nowadays takes place at ritual … Continue reading

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J. Culture – Opera: Kabuki歌舞伎

Kabuki歌舞伎-  it is an art of classical opera singing and dancing stage drama.  This avant-garde theater is well known for the elaborate make-up worn by the great skillful, styling and dancing performers in Kabuki theater. People called them as “kabukimono歌舞伎者”. … Continue reading

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J. Culture – Warehouse: Kowloon Walled City九龍城寨

Warehouse: Kowloon Walled City from Kawasaki – Kowloon Walled city九龍城寨 was a lawless area in Hong Kong. Kawaski has developed as an amusement park which was enclosed to the history of Hong Kong. This is a game building where is … Continue reading

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