Archive for the ‘Culture’ Category

Holidays are approaching, and what better way to celebrate than by eating? Burger King Japan recently came up with a meal that consists of the following: NY Pizza Burger , BK tenders, cheese bits, onion rings, and a chicken salad. For those who live in Japan, they can order this until the 30th. One another thing BK is doing is a sweepstakes to giveaway XBox 260 4G and Kinect to twenty of their customers who pre-order the massive meal before the 19th. More »

Popular Japanese manga ‘The Drops of God‘ (Les Gouttes de Dieu) is a story based on the son of a deceased wine critic. The goal in the story is for the son to inherit his father’s collection and to do so, he must identify 13 fine wines, ‘Twelve Apostles‘ before his adopted brother does. More »

A traditional Japanese candle stick not only looks better than a regular European and American candle stick but it functions better too. This particular Japanese candle stick is stronger and more long-lasting when compared to an American one with a burnable time of about 55 minutes. More »

Learning a new language can be difficult and Japanese is no exception. Fortunately, JapanStyle have formed a small guide on remembering some interesting Japanese words or phrases. These words/phrases can be learnt easily because the pronunciation of the words can be formed into English words/phrases. More »

A survey held in November by the Dentsu Buzz Research system revealed the Top 20 hit products in Japan in 2010. The results revealed that Smartphones, Twitter and Munchable chili were in the Top 3 respectively. More »

People in Japan celebrate Christmas by ordering Christmas cakes before Christmas Eve. Choices range from strawberry shortcake, chocolate cake, ice cream cake, bûche de Noël, and sushi cake. WHAT? Sushi cake? Yes, that’s right! Such thing actually existed! More »

From Girlybubble: It’s unfortunate that I still don’t have a car of my own, but if I had one, I would decorate my car with all the kawaii things I could get! After looking at the picture of this truck, my imagination became wilder. There is absolutely no space on the car because Hello Kitty and her friends have dominated the outside part of it! More »

From Girlybubble: Just when you thought that you couldn’t Hello Kittify your home any more than it already was — *poof* another Hello Kitty item has surfaced to further enhance Kawaiiness of your home. Bring in the Hello Kitty Paper Towel! More »

From Girlybubble: I’ve seen a lot of Hello Kitty goodies but I never would of thought I would see Hello Kitty in the drugs scene. This is a Hello Kitty Cocaine Straw, and it doesn’t stop there, you can get Hello Kitty Bongs and Hello Kitty Cocaine! More »

You are looking at the “Ushiku Daibutsu” a bronze statue that depicts “Amitabha Buddha” and it is the tallest bronze statue in the world measuring 120 meters in height and you can visit at the Ibaraki Prefecture in Japan. More »