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The Shinto Shrines of Japan & Their History

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Shinto Shrines have become synonymous with Japan. These beautiful structures are an integral part of the rich history of this wonderful country. However, the understanding of these Shinto Shrines can be quite difficult for a western audience to interpret. In fact, there are words pertaining to these spiritual structures that don’t even have an equivalent in the English language. This makes understanding the significance behind these shrines that much more difficult, but arguably all that more appealing.

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the 5 best capsule hotels in tokyo
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The 5 Best Capsule Hotels in Tokyo

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Last day of April, and I am glad to share with you something different (thanks to Carmela Rodriguez); a short guide to Capsule Hotel in Tokyo!

Tokyo is the land of the robot-run cafes and some of the world’s most advanced technology. So if you’re heading to Japan’s capital city, why not stay in a futuristic capsule?

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5 Top Destinations to Practice Your Japanese
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5 Top Destinations to Practice Your Japanese | Guest Post

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Good morning everyone! My Japanese adventures are still going on, and in the next days I will post some new glances about Tokyo life and craziness, BUT today I am so happy to share with you a guest article by Sean Hopwood, founder of Day Translation, Inc.

Here you have his top five locations to practice your Japanese – in Japan of course! Enjoy!

Cover photo by Banglu Cheng on Unsplash

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Japanese cosmogony
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Japanese cosmogony | part 1

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I have the pleasure to introduce you a guest post by Sakura Miko, mangaka, founder and managing editor at Sakura Magazine, an italian portal dedicate to Japan, operating since 2009. Her blog offer a mixture of myths, legends, literature and language, and will open you a delightful window on the land of the Raising Sun. I am glad to offer you today the first part of an article about Japanese Cosmogony, enjoy! 

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