Life in Japan

Marine Day (海の日): How and Why Japan Pay Homage to the Oceans

Japan is the only nation to have a public holiday dedicated to the oceans. So, why is Marine Day important and how can we all celebrate it together?

Itadakimasu (いただきます) and Gochisousamadesu (ごちそうさまです)

Introduction Itadakimasu (いただきます) Gochisousamadesu (ごちそうさまです) Introduction Ever wondered about the meaning of the most important Japanese expressions for meal? Clapping hands toget...