My Favorite News (May 18, 2017)


Yuzuru Hanyu

Popular online women's publication "Asa-Jo" recently held a poll asking which sports star their readers would want to marry, the poll was apparently only v

unusual family names

Some people didn't have to win a beauty pageant to be called "Miss Kyoto."

Everybody makes mistakes

Chocolate on Rice

Putting soy sauce on white rice is a major faux pas in Japan, but now theres a flavorful alternative.

Lucky ☆ Star – Animation Holy Land Pilgrimage

from twitter


Horseback archers perform

Princess Mako’s fiance-to-be

Kei Komuro, who will soon become engaged to Princess Mako, the first grandchild of Emperor Akihito and the eldest daughter of Prince Akishino, met reporters on ...

Darvish from twitter

Hokkaido park

OZORA, Hokkaido--Visitors to a park here in northern Japan will be tickled pink at the dazzling sigh

Ryoma’s Letter