It’s October, and you know what that means; it’s time for the annual beer-drinking Oktoberfest! While the Oktoberfest may have originated from Germany, Japan have been rocking the festival in Tokyo and other parts of the country every year! Add a Japanese touch to your festival this year by skipping[…]
What could be one reason not to go to work or not to attend class, other than being sick? Japan has a good answer. Other than being sick, a good reason to avoid school and work is to stay healthy. Irony? Not for Japan. Of the many national holidays observed[…]
If you thought you could stay healthy with just food and exercise, think again. We are here to share with you some Japanese secrets to staying healthy, and we don’t just mean staying fatless.
You know what they say; East or West, home is best. Well, that is if your home is in the East side of Singapore, that is (all opinions belong to the writer). But setting the East or West debate aside, there is another reason to celebrate staying in the East,[…]
We headed down to the Japanese Beautiful Life exhibition, held at Marina Bay Sands, awhile back and it was a real eye-opener! Organised by Murayama Singapore, the exhibition featured top lifestyle products and services straight from the Land of the Rising Sun. Here’s our top picks from the event!
It’s August, and that means matsuri, matsuri, and more matsuri! We are in the deep of Natsu Matsuri, or Summer Festival season, but we still can’t get enough of the festival foods and games! From yo-yo tsuri to senbonbiki, there’s a plethora of games you can try your hand at[…]
There is no such thing as a Matsuri (Festival) without food. Here are our top 15 picks, in no order of rank, that make Summer Festival all worth it: Frozen Beer Nobody attends Summer Festival without anything to keep them from overheating. The Sun loves to boast how hot[…]
So this weekend is Natsu Matsuri and many people all over Singapore – Japanese and many non-Japanese – are aroused to the news about the event. What exactly is Natsu Matsuri? Why are people so crazed up about it? We are here to report it. It is summer and it[…]
More often than not, we would catch ourselves having to describe the taste of certain Japanese dishes to our Muslim friends. This dilemma is all too common, especially when most Japanese foods regularly use non-halal ingredients which our Muslim friends would have to avoid consuming. That’s why we are glad[…]
Which airline is worth my hard earned money? Do I take a Japanese airline? Something more international? If I want good travel deals, where do I look? This short article is here to provide some insight into that. 1. Budget Flights Some budget flights include Scoot, JetStar, TigerAir etc. However,[…]