Aren`t we all like Tom Cruise in the “last Samurai” who fell in love with the beauty and purity of Japanese traditions? And above all what is more lyrical than the Japanese ritual of bathing, cleaning the body from impurities, soaking and soothing in
Japanese realist painter Samizu Matsuki is being honored in New York City on October 20th for being first woman ever inducted into the famous Salmagundi Art Club, nearly 40 years ago. Salmagundi Club membership is limited to greatest of realism artists painting in America.
This post is a contribution made by Eric, a Travel Volunteer Team Member. In an effort to show the world that Japan remains a safe destination and promote international tourism back to Japan, we are sponsoring two “Travel Volunteers” to visit Japan’s 47 prefectures
Here is a current list of the top 5 universities in Japan. Update: I have received some e-mails asking me if these Universities offer courses and degrees in English. I have updated each one with links to the University websites showing full details. You
Alicia for American Express sent me an email to inform me that in August, American Express launched ‘Friends of Japan,’ a global program on Facebook designed to revive global attention on relief efforts since the East Japan Great Earthquake and Tsunami struck the region