Japonist Weekly Pickup Posts

Ninja 忍者

“Ninja” [忍者/にんじゃ] is one of the famous things that westerners associate with Japan. They are...

Tatami mat 畳

DESCRIPTION Tatami mat is a traditional Japanese flooring material. It is made out of “igusa”...

Shio Ramen (塩ラーメン)

“ShioRamen” 【塩ラーメン/しおらーめん】 is  a type of noodles which use salt as main ingredient. Hi! Today the...