“This is Japan” is a weekly blog post where I talk a about my life in Japan. It’s a place where I can share some…
On a recent road trip from Nagoya, I spotted a ferris wheel next to the highway. It was part of the highway rest stop, Kariya Highway Oasis.
The other day I had the chance to see a Japanese sword forging demonstration. Although there was no real sword, it was neat to see how it would be made.
Tanabata is a story of two literal star-crossed lovers. They can meet once a year at the Milky Way. In Japan people make a wish and tie it to a bamboo tree.