Haruki Murakami Murakami became a literary legend with his 1987 novel Norwegian Wood. Since then, he has stolen the hearts of readers with his quirky, slightly fantastic, yet somehow realistic worlds. His main characters are accessible yet not quite typical. Shibuya, Tokyo 【After Dark】 While... The post 5 Places from Murakami’s Japan appeared first on YUNOMI.
What's so special about Valentine's Day in Japan? Well, it's paired with a second holiday, White Day, on March 14, and the customs for each holiday differ. Read on to find out how one should celebrate the romantic holiday in Japan. The post Ready the Chocolates, It’s Valentine’s Day appeared first on YUNOMI.
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Handcraft Chasen Chasen are Japanese tea whisks used to create delicious, frothy matcha tea. The whisks are used during Japanese tea Ceremony (Sado), which focuses on careful mindfulness when enjoying tea. The ceremony focuses on the tradition and culture of tea. Participants often incorporate lifestyle... The post Chasen: Handcrafted Japanese Tea Whisks appeared first on YUNOMI.