Andrea Acosta

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Why Bartenders in America Are Turning to Japanese-Style Bartending

With seasonal produce, impossibly clear hand-chipped ice, and precise yet fluid movements, bartenders in Japan elevate the act of building a cocktail into an art form, sometimes asking as much as the cost of a wagyu dinner in return. “Since ancient times, we have strived to master various …

Photographer captures wacky Japanese public toilets

<b>(CNN) —</b> Most of us don't visit public bathrooms unless we really need to. Not Hidefumi Nakamura.<p>This Japanese photographer travels the length and breadth of Japan to find the country's quirkiest public toilets -- and snaps them for his increasingly popular Instagram account, @toilets_a_go_go.<p>From …

¡Kenshin regresa! Samurai X continuará su historia con un nuevo arco

<i>Rurōni Kenshin</i>, conocido como <i>Samurái X</i> en Latinoamérica, es un manga escrito e ilustrado por <b>Nobuhiro Watsuki</b> que se transformó en uno de los …

The world's best whiskey is ... in Japan?

7 redes sociales para Wine-Lovers

Si recientemente os hablábamos de las <b>comunidades y redes sociales para Foodies,</b> cocinillas y apasionados por los nuevos sabores y propuestas …

15 cosas que debes saber sobre la cerveza

La <b>cerveza</b> es una de las <b>bebidas más consumidas en el mundo</b>, fue creada por antiguos egipcios y actualmente es una de las <b>bebidas más refrescantes</b> y más …

Kumano Kodo: el camino de Santiago japonés

<b>El Kumano Kodo o camino de Kumano es el camino de peregrinación más importante de Japón</b>. Para que nos entendamos, sería el equivalente al camino de …

Así es Trolltunga, el mirador mortal de Noruega

La muerte de una joven estudiante australiana ha vuelto a poner en el punto de mira la seguridad de los miradores naturales, impresionantes salientes …

Los 20 pueblos más bonitos de las Highlands

Los 20 pueblos más bonitos de las Highlands, como Portree, en la isla de Skye<p>Envueltos en la niebla, abrazados a un fiordo, centinelas de un puerto, …

A walking tour of the Izu Peninsula, an hour from Tokyo by bullet train, where tradition meets tranquillity | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

“Jumbo?” asks the kimonoed room attendant, perky yet deferential, looking me up and down. “Jumbo!” she decides, then disappears and returns a minute …

The world's least visited countries – have you been to any of them?

The Gardens of Kyoto [ Highlights ] Japanese MA Concept. 京都の庭園ー総集編『間』

On the trail of the Samurai along the Nakasendo Way

Pocky sticks and potato chips.<p>Everyone knows the latter, but what the heck is a Pocky Stick?<p>The milk chocolate-dipped Japanese biscuits-on-a-stick …

Central Japan: Rich Culture and Breathtaking Beauty

By Andy Christian Castillo<p>Waning sunlight streamed through Japanese maple leaves, stark against drab conifers, and even more saturated than my New …

Why Japan is leading a boom in bespoke footwear | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

When Yohei Fukuda left for England more than a decade ago to learn his trade as a master leather shoemaker, he could hardly have imagined that his …

El grafiti más caro de la historia

Una mujer observa una obra de Jean-Michelle Basquiat, 2006. Fotografía: Stefano Rellandini / Cordon.Quizás los nombres de<b> Jean Michel Basquiat</b>, <b>Keith</b> …

7 Questions You Should Ask During a Job Interview

“Do you have any questions for us?”<p>You’ll be asked it in almost any interview. And while you may be tempted to sit back and relax during this …

Blade Runner, Aliens and Beyond: Exclusive Images from Visual Futurist Syd Mead's New Book

The Movie Art of Syd Mead collects hundreds of pieces of concept art from his work.<p>You know his work even if you haven't heard of him: Syd Mead is an …

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O caminho do peregrino

A primeira vez que fui ao Japão a trabalho eu não dava muita conta para as religiões japonesas. Sei que é um mea culpa que estou fazendo aqui, mas …

Babymetal Reveal Age-Restricted + Dress Code Festival Shows

Babymetal are putting on a unique series of shows called The Five Fox Festival. The Japan gigs will all either have gender or age restrictions or …

There is no word for this colour in English – but there is one in Japanese

What would you call the colour at the top of this piece – sky blue? Light blue?<p>In Japanese, it’s an actual colour, not a shade of another one – and …

Tokyo all-you-can-eat ramen buffet costs less than 10 bucks and is near city’s most famous temple

Perfect place to pig out on <b>pork stock ramen</b> is waiting for noodle fans in <b>Asakusa</b>.<p>There’s a special, heart-piercing sadness that comes when you finish …

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New restaurant sightseeing bus offers gourmet meals on wheels

The <b>party bus</b> gets a little more grown up.<p>English-friendly Japanese bus company Willer Travel is now offering a unique chance to wine and dine while …

5 Best Japanese Action Anime

5 Best Japanese Action Anime<p>Updated on May 20, 2017<p>Why is Anime so Popular?<p>Japanese anime or "manga" come in a wide array of themes and genres. No …

Samurai Deeper Kyo's Kamijyō to Launch Sequel to 2-Chapter Detective Manga (Updated)

Manga artist Akimine Kamijyō (Samurai Deeper Kyo, Code:Breaker) announced on Twitter earlier this month that the two-chapter manga Kobayashi Shōnen …

12 Things That Surprised Me About Traveling in Hokkaido

Hokkaido is a place that’s all about going into the wild. So what better way to experience my first time there than to go as spectacularly wild as it …

Heavy snowfall in Kyoto creates scenes of breathtaking beauty at tourist sites around the city

According to locals, this much snow only falls <b>once every two years</b> in Kyoto.<p>With so many unique and historic monuments, Kyoto has one of the world’s …

My Wonderful Weekend in Hell or My Vacation in Beppu

The final leg of my adventure around southern Japan with the Japan Airlines Japan Explorer Pass saw me leave the bright lights of Fukuoka for the …

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