Travel Guide of Osaka, Japan
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March 14th is White Day. This is a day when men give presents to women.

White Day is a day on which men give presents back to the w…

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March 3rd is Doll’s Festival day: A day to pray for the healthy growth and happiness of young girls.

Every year on March 3rd is the Doll's Festival, during whic…

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Why is it that the Japanese people eat the blowfish when it contains a poison deadly enough to send people to their death within 6 hours of consumption?

The blowfish is one of Japan's exemplary and superior quali…

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Valentine’s Day: in Japan, it’s the day women confess their love to men.

14 February is Valentine's Day. In Japan, lots of chocolate…

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February 3rd is Setsubun: People throw beans and eat the number of beans equal to their age.

Setsubun is on February 3rd each year. People throw beans a…

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Why are over 40 different kinds of beer sold in Japan? Do you know the reason for this?

There are many different kinds of beer on sale at Japanese …

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The second Monday of January is Coming of Age Day. Coming of age ceremonies are held around the nation.

In Japan, people aged 20 and over are treated as adults, an…

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10 things that the Japanese do during the New Year holidays.

The end of the year and the beginning of the next year are …

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Let’s try making some “takoyaki” when you visit Osaka!

Let me introduce you to the techniques for making "takoyaki…

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Embraced by Futon Daiko, One of the Fall Festivals or Thanksgiving Celebrations in Osaka

Thanksgiving is celebrated in Japan as well in which people…