12 Cheap Gourmet Foods in Japan - Japan Talk
The Japanese passion for quality (but inexpensive) food.
How to use FUROSHIKI
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Character Bentos | yonasu.com
A Bento or lunch box as we know it in the west are home-packed meals, typical filled with rice, fish, meat or cooked vegetables. Leave it to the Japanese to make them cute and fun with Kyaraben or Character Bentos.
9 Principles of Japanese Art and Culture
There are 9 basic principles that underlie Japanese art and culture. They will help you to see Japan in a new light.
Addictive ads, 1894-1954
Here is a collection of Japanese advertisements for drinks and smokes (1894-1954).
Ultra Monster paintings by Toshio Okazaki
A pair of action-packed Ultraman Monster paintings by Toshio Okazaki were published in Shōgakukan's 1979 edition of (Shōgakukan Nyūmon Hyakka Series #97).
Stuffed body of Hachiko (& other notable canines)
The large and varied collection of stuffed and mounted animal specimens at the in Tokyo includes several famous canines.
Japanese steamship travel posters
Here is a collection of early 20th century travel posters for Japanese steamship companies (from the book , published by the Museum of Maritime Science, 1993).
Tokyo terror: Severed samurai head in Otemachi
A severed samurai head buried in central Tokyo has struck fear and awe in the hearts of locals for over 1,000 years.
Japanese manhole covers
Here are a few links to photo collections of Japanese manhole covers.
White Rabbit Express - Japan's top personal buying service...
Just have your packages from Japanese shops delivered to our address in Tokyo. We'll forward them to you.