All About Japan – What is Golden Week?

Japan has a selection of public holidays which people look forward to every year, but none is more eagerly anticipated than Golden Week! Taking place between 29 April...

Places in Singapore: Don Don Donki opens at Orchard Central!

If Japanese products at discounted prices are right up your alley, then you have to check out the newly opened Don Don Donki at Orchard Central!  Known...

Skip Work and School by Staying Healthy

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...

Events in Singapore: Fun and Games at a Summer Festival

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...

What is Natsu Matsuri?

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...

What’s happening in Singapore: Latest updates from the Waraugumi Newsroom

Looking for the latest Japanese-related news in Singapore? Waraugumi brings you the latest scope in events, films, food, and other lifestyle updates. To celebrate 50 years of co-operation...

An introduction to Natsu Matsuri 2016: Six things you should know about the Summer...

This post is mainly for those who want to know more about Natsu Matsuri (夏祭り; Summer Festival). Image Source: http://www.meetup.com/totemojapan/events/200083792/     Natsu Matsuri (夏祭り; or Summer Festival) is one of the...