Traditional Japanese crafts and items are the best souvenirs from a trip to Japan. This article explains where to find 25 gifts such as origami paper, traditional dolls, lacquerware, yukata, Japanese umbrellas, lanterns and more!
The cinema of Japan (日本映画, Nihon eiga, also known domestically as 邦画 hōga, "domestic cinema") has a history that spans more than 100 years. Japan has one of the oldest and largest film industries in the world; as of 2010, it was the fourth largest by number of feature films produced. In 2011 Japan produced 411 feature films that earned 54.9% of a box office total of US$2.338 billion.
Sep 21, 2018 · A bento is a single-portion boxed meal that is usually composed of staple carbs (rice or noodles), meat or fish, and an assortment of pickled or cooked vegetables. The world is derived from the Chinese Southern Song slang term Biandang, which means convenient.Since the 13th century, it has become a symbol of Japanese culture and ideals.
Japan (Japanese: 日本, Nippon [ɲippoꜜɴ] or Nihon (); formally 日本国, Nippon-koku or Nihon-koku, lit. 'State of Japan') is an island country in East Asia.Located in the Pacific Ocean, it lies off the eastern coast of the Asian continent and stretches from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea and the Philippine Sea in the south.