8 Useful Tips to Enjoy Skiing in Japan!

8 Useful Tips to Enjoy Skiing in Japan!

Skiing in Japan is a popular leisure and sporting activity. Hakuba for instance was a venue for the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics. For those who want to ski in Japan, take note that it is also awesome to explore the rest of the country’s many scenic places. Here are some things that you might find useful knowing when skiing in Japan:[Continue Reading…]

6 Interesting Tips to Enjoy “Setsubun”!

6 Interesting Tips to Enjoy “Setsubun”!

“Setsubun” is one of Japanese festival that most Western people don’t know what it is about. If you start living in Japan or visit there during February, it would be interesting to know what this festival is about, so that you can participate. Today I will tell you all about “Setsubun” and how you can enjoy it![Continue Reading…]

7 Unique Features of Japanese Snow!

7 Unique Features of Japanese Snow!

Although it also snows in other countries, many foreigners come to Japan to spend and enjoy winter. Most of these visitors, of course, love to do snow-related activites and here are 7 unique reasins why many fall in love with the quality of the Japanese snow.[Continue Reading…]

13 Ways to Survive Winter in Japan

13 Ways to Survive Winter in Japan

Winter in Japan is just freaking cold, not because I am from a scorching country, the Philippines. When the sun goes down, it gets very chilly, and needless to say, it tends to be cold in commercial districts where skyscrapers block the sunlight and the wind tends to blow through narrow streets. Also, houses here don’t have a central heating system. Even if you set the AC/heater to its full blast, [Continue Reading…]