This is a fantastic book about William Adams/Miura Anjin which aims to tell his story “through Japanese eyes.” A must-read for anyone who wants to live in Japan.
Today Ginza is the center of fashion and luxury brands in Japan, but its origin is quite humble and its fame grew over the centuries.
After reading the Rock Cave Myth, let’s explore what scholars say about it.
Amaterasu and the Rock Cave Myth – the most important Japanese legend.
What does it all mean? This is my in depth breakdown of the Japanese Creation Myth.
Japanese mythology is confusing, but let’s break down in easy, bite-sized parts and start at the beginning of everything.
Welcome to the wonderful world of Japanese Mythology
The women of Edo Castle are often a mystery to us. Let’s see what we can learn about one special woman, Lady Hatsudai.
A rags to riches story. From sandbar to waterfront boardwalk. What does Tennoze Isle mean?
The Miyake clan may not be very famous, but they definitely left their mark on Edo-Tokyo topography.