Tag Archives: Japan

J. Culture – Fushimi Inari-taisha伏見稲荷大社

Fushimi Inari-taisha伏見稲荷大社 – It is the head shrine of the KamiInari where located in Fushimi-ku, Kyoto, Japan. It sits at the bottom of a mountain which is about 800 ft above sea level. People worship Inari as the patron of … Continue reading

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J. Fashion – Miss International Beauty Pageant

Miss International Beauty Pageant – It is a Japanese-based international beauty pageant where was first held in Long Beach, USA and then moved to Japan mostly. Miss International is the fourth largest pageant in the world after Miss World, Miss … Continue reading

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J. Culture – City of “Spirited Away”: Ginzan Onsen銀山温泉

Ginzan (Hot Spring) Onsen銀山温泉 – It is a silver mine of hot spring in Obanazawa, Yamagata, Japan. Thanks to the famous snow covered sights of “Spirtied Away” animation and “Oshin” drama, it attracts many to come that causes the economy … Continue reading

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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. Culture – Suicide Cliffs: Tojinbo東尋坊

Suicide Cliffs: Tojinbo東尋坊 – It is located in north part of Fukui Prefecture, Japan. There are an dark old shape rocks which made by a volcanic eruption million years ago.  These shaped rocks standing as high as 70 foot over the crashing waves of the … Continue reading

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J. Culture – Village of Creepy: Dolls Town

Dolls Town/Village of Dolls – This is a “spirital” strange village of “Nagoro” in Shikoku, Japan, where people are being recreated, repositioned and replaced by “CREEPY” dolls! Creepy!!!…………This main idea came up from the artist, Ayano Tsukimi, who moved right … Continue reading

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J. Culture – Pilgrimage: 四国遍路Shikoku Henro

The Shikoku Pilgrimage (四国遍路 Shikoku Henro)  is a multi-site pilgrimage of almost hundreds of regular and bangai temples related with the traditional Buddhist Monk(Kōbō Daishi) on Shikoku, Japan. This distinctive feature of the Japanese island is a cultural large numbers … Continue reading

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J. Life – Maid Cafe メイドカフェ

Maid café (メイド喫茶 / メイドカフェ Meido kissa / Meido kafe) is a subcategory of anime cosplay or adult French cute cosplay restaurant found in Japan.  The young, attractive and innocent-looking waitress dressed in maid costumes act as cute servant, and … Continue reading

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J. Culture – Rabbit Island: Okunoshima大久野島

Okunoshima island(大久野島),  is a small island located in the Inland Sea of Japan, in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. During BLACK DARK world war II, the island was mainly used as a biochemical weapon testing area. Today the Island is called Usagi … Continue reading

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J. Life – Butlers Café バトラースカフェ

Butlers café (バトラースカフェ) – It is a very special restaurant and bar located in Shibuya, Toyko, Japan. The cafe opened from a recent wave of “maid cafes” (メイドカフェ) or “cosplay restaurants” (コスプレ系飲食店) that have opened up around Tokyo, though predominantly … Continue reading

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