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The Nara Great Buddha and Japanese 奈良の大仏さまと日本人

“I came to Nara when I was a student for study excursion” It’s always the first voice of Japanese visitors here Nara.In their old memories,they remenber Great Buddha sitting in Todaiji-temple which was established in 8th century. I would like them … Continue reading

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AIDA CAFE&REST in Nara 森の小径とメンチカツ

There is a restaurant I want to take my friends when they come to Nara. Green Entrance The restaurant is surrounded by woods. You pass through a grove tunnel before you stand at the door. Even though the entrance of … Continue reading

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Rice Crops Tell Season 稲で季節を感じる

Rice field tells me the change of seasons because it always close to us. People living in East Asia and South-East Asia eat rice as their staple food. Have you found rice field vies when you travel in these areas? Such … Continue reading

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Roasted tea flavored pudding ほうじ茶プリン Cafe WAWA

This faintly sweet pudding must satisfy your tired body after hiking. ‘We boil roasted tea leaves with milk like royal milk tea. So this pudding doesn’t include eggs.’ A staff said. I’m sure eating with a little bit of Kuromitsu,natural … Continue reading

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Wife and an Ancient Amulet 嫁さんと、古代のお守り

  A hospital  Two days after I have entered into a hospital , my wife came to my bed after she finished her work and said “I bought this for you !” It was an omamori(Japanese amulet) as big as … Continue reading

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Bamboo Pasta 竹の子パスタ

It’s a bamboo shoots food week in my home.Our dinner dish tonght is pasta !  Other ingredients are dried bonito,onion, bracken and spinch.

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Bamboo Shoots Harvest in Asuka 竹の子の収穫 明日香

Do you eat it in your country ? Bamboo shoots are popular ingredients of spring food in East Asia. I wonder if you eat them in your country or how. Though they are as expensive as 1,000 yen(about US$85) per one … Continue reading

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