Tag: japan

Oct 16, 2017

Every Year Japanese Art Students Get Together and Make Giant Animals Out of Straw

Every Year Japanese Art Students Get Together and Make Giant Animals Out of Straw

Since 2008, students from the Musashino Art University in Tokyo have come together to make awesome things out of straw

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Oct 3, 2017

Once a Year This Japanese Town Comes Together to Grow Masterpieces With Rice

Once a Year This Japanese Town Comes Together to Grow Masterpieces With Rice

In the village of Inakadate, Japan, elaborate expanses of “rice paddy art” grace the surrounding landscape

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Aug 8, 2017

The Hidden Buddha Surrounded by a Hill of 150,000 Lavenders

The Hidden Buddha Surrounded by a Hill of 150,000 Lavenders

On the outskirts of Sapporo, Japan, you will find a sitting Buddha hidden under a hill of lavender

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Jul 23, 2017

These Two Have Seen Each Other Nearly Every Day for the Past 25 Years

These Two Have Seen Each Other Nearly Every Day for the Past 25 Years

Ever since scuba diver Hiroyuki Arakawa saved Yoriko’s life, the two have become the unlikeliest of friends

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Jul 11, 2017

Chef Motoyoshi Yukimura Has Mastered the World’s Most Difficult Omelette

Chef Motoyoshi Yukimura Has Mastered the World’s Most Difficult Omelette

“Omurice” is a fluffy egg omelette served upside down on a bed of fried race and topped with demi-glace. Chef Motoyoshi Yukimura of restaurant Kichi-kichi in Kyoto, Japan has mastered it

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Jul 10, 2017

James Curran Spent a Month in Tokyo and Made a Daily Gif Inspired By His Travels

James Curran Spent a Month in Tokyo and Made a Daily Gif Inspired By His Travels

This is awesome

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Jun 21, 2017

Japanese Kids Set Team World Record for Most Skips Over a Single Rope in 1 Minute

Japanese Kids Set Team World Record for Most Skips Over a Single Rope in 1 Minute

14 elementary school students from Japan set the World Record for ‘Most skips over a single rope in 1 minute by a team’ with 225 in a row

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