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What Do You Think Art Is?【A Dog of Flanders is too early for kids】 Have you ever read “A Dog of Flanders?” I don’t know why that is, but the story is very popular in Japan. It was even made into an animated TV show. Probably, more than 90% of Japanese kids kne...
Japan Travel in the Know: What Is Good about Travel by Train?【Trains are still the king of transportation for tourism】 Which transportation do you think is best for your trip? By air, sea, or road? According to a report by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism, the share of...
Japan Travel in the Know: Kengo Kuma Opened a New Office in Hokkaido【Why does public work become bureaucratic in Japan?】 Mistakes are not allowed, and so, we do things the same way as everyone else. This is a pattern of behavior that widely dominates Japanese society. You can see the behavioral pattern...
What is the Charm of Antiques? Why Do We Love Antiques?【It's safe but boring just to praise classic things】 Do you like antiques or vintage stuff? There are many classic cars that I like, but I don’t like motor journalists or car critics who excessively praise classic cars. That’s because ...