Some time ago I watched a brilliant drama, which I only got to know recently, about the daily life (although a little exaggerated) at a Japanese language school. It was really fun and incredibly close to reality (at least my experience) and I felt really nostalgic about my Japanese school times. Both students and teachers … More Japanese Drama: The Japanese that the Japanese don’t know (日本人の知らない日本語)
Sakura Quest (サクラクエスト) is a 25-episode Japanese anime television series produced by P.A.Works and directed by Masui Soichi. It aired from April 5, 2017 to September 20, 2017. The anime is described as part of P.A. Works’ “working series”, which tells the stories about people and their jobs, after Hanasaku Iroha and Shirobako. Yoshino Koharu … More Anime: Sakura Quest (サクラクエスト)
For those who, like me, are amazed at how a city like Tokyo is able to stand where it is, and surviving to many natural disasters, here is one great video that might interest you! Enjoy!
—> The Rising Sky is and will always be open to Guest Posts! <— Today I present to you a post on “Five Fun and Free Things to Do in Japan” brought by our avid reader Jess Signut! She’s a long term expat who has spent the last years traveling around the world! She writes about her … More Guest Post: Five Fun and Free Things to Do in Japan
I’d like you to have a look at these three videos from Kuwabara Koichi, making an urge for peace between Asian countries. It’s quite moving and it will definitely put a smile on your face. Let’s forget the wars and just get along. Everyone will be thankful! It’s people like this that really change the … More Free Hugs for Peace
Today I bring you yet another exciting campaign! “Is Japan Cool?” is a website by All Nippon Airways (ANA), Japan’s largest airline, which allows visitors to explore – and vote for – the coolest aspects of Japan. Travelers planning a trip can check out the ratings and decide their “must see” attractions based on that. There … More IS JAPAN COOL? All Nippon Airways (ANA) Campaign
The 2014 Brazil FIFA World Cup is almost there! Have you listened to the official song? Check out the Japanese team profile as well! Can’t wait for it! Just hope Portugal doesn’t end up facing Japan >_< By the way, as we are talking about football, did you know of this one? Awesome!