Where to start, What to read

Anime, Manga and Drama

I’m a big fan of anime and manga, and over time I’ve also come to like Japanese dramas. Every now and then, I’ll recommend a few which I think are worth checking out.

Weekly Jump
Weekly Jump

Blog to Japan

This is where my blog started, and I’ve come a long way since. At first only created to win a competition to Japan, Nihon in London has steadily grown.

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Culture

Discover what makes Japan so unique, from it’s arts and crafts, fashion, music etc.

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Events

Japan is far (and can be expensive to get to). However, there is a way to experience a bit of it here in London.

かっこいいでしょう?!
かっこいいでしょう?!

Fashion

From traditional kimono to Japan’s latest street fashion, and anything in between.

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Food

I’m all about food, and there are some pretty tasty Japanese restaurants out there. So if you don’t know where to eat, check out a few of these places!

Ume-chazuke
Ume-chazuke

Holidays

A look at holidays such as Christmas and Halloween, and how they’re celebrated in Japan. Occasionally, I also take a look at holidays particular to Japan.

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Japanese Folklore

I’ve always had an interest in folklore and mythology, so here are a few Japanese folklore, or mukashibanashi as it’s called in Japanese.

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(Image credit)

Maigo in Japan

All about my trips to Japan!

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Random

Japan is sometimes so unique, I just don’t know what category to fit these posts in.

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Recommendations

Books, movies, iPhone applications, YouTube videos and more, to help you study or simply enjoy.

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Study Tools

Tools I use to study Japanese, and sometimes a recap of lessons I attend.

sumi (ink stick)
sumi (ink stick)

Word of the Day

Not a word for everyday of the week, but a word which I may have just learned and found interesting and unique, or simply words that seem to be trending.

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