Philip Villaseran

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These Shiba Inu dogs are so cute they need a sign above their peeping holes

Cute faces like these need a sign to <b>protect them from the love of passers-by</b>.<p>Shiba Inu dogs in Japan have been charming us for years with their cute …

Totoro runs, does aerobics, and holds an impressive yoga pose in series of cute illustrated GIFs

The rotund character from <b>Studio Ghibli</b> inspires us all with his adorable “<b>Totorobics</b>” workout.<p>Out of all the loveable characters created by animation …

Why have chicken tonight, when you can have cockatiel omelet rice instead?!【Photos】

It might be too cute to eat, but we can’t help wanting more!<p>Ask any top-notch chef and they will tell you that presentation is half the battle. If …

A luxury hotel on tracks: Japan to get two new trains giving a high end travelling experience

Japan‘s rail travel will hit new heights of luxury next year with the launch of new cruise trains by JR East and JR West. The demand for both routes is expected to outstrip supply as the rail cars compare favourably with the luxury of top class hotels.<p>Twilight Express Mizukaze will run through the …

Tokyo Salad: Hydroponic Greens Grown Under the Tokyo Metro Tozai Line

Over the last couple of years Tokyo’s train lines – the ones that are above ground – have undergone a massive investment to elevate the tracks. The …

Gardening

Japan's largest ferris wheel to open in Osaka featuring glass walls and floors and VIP carriages

With <b>spectacular views</b> both <b>day and night</b>, you’ll definitely want to <b>add this destination</b> to your itinerary for your next trip to Japan.<p>The country’s …

We try a dish from Japan’s Michelin-starred ramen restaurant...at the convenience store!

<b>Convenience stores in Japan</b> really do have everything, including <b>a meal from the world’s only Michelin-starred ramen restaurant</b>.<p>Since it was awarded a …

"The Red Turtle" receives standing ovation at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival

<i>The Red Turtle</i> may have no dialogue, but if that hasn’t stopped viewers from saying wonderful things about it.<p>Produced by Toshio Suzuki, a long-time …

15 Extremely Underrated Films That Every Movie Buff Needs to See

The brilliant films of the last three decades that have fallen through the cracks of time.<p>There are so many films coming out at any given period that's it's impossible to keep track of them all. That's why we're always on the lookout for those diamonds in the rough, those films that speak to us and …

Samuel L. Jackson

Taste the beginning of the end for Japanese Ritz: Wasabi & Cheddar / Tarako & Cream Cheese

Only a few months remain until the Ritz franchise in Japan changes hands and production is shifted overseas. Perhaps this is why we’re being treated …

New Japanese sandwich doughnuts from Mister Donut feature matcha, soybean flour and red beans

<b>Traditional Japanese dessert flavours</b> now come in <b>delicious doughnut form</b>—for a limited time only.<p>Starting on 11 May, Mister Donut will be releasing a …

Japanese anteater's commitment to stealing other animals' food is hilarious, inspiring【Video】

Never give up on your dreams… of taking other zoo animals’ lunch.<p>In the world of cute animal videos on the internet, the <b>anteater</b> doesn’t get a lot of …

Cute

Toast and milk "breakfast" potato chip flavours set to debut in Japan this month

The <b>new potato chip varieties</b> are set to change the way we eat <b>breakfast</b> in the <b>mornings</b>.<p>Japanese snack food maker Koikeya is making a name for itself …

Hard-working Hokkaido sheep become internet sensations thanks to their...employment contract?!

It’s enough to make you quit your job and take up grass munching full time!<p>Now, we don’t know what your workplace is like, but most jobs have quite a …

Japan's top 10 hotel breakfasts 2016: Kobe hotel tops the list once again!

Experience a tour of some of Japan’s best cuisine without even setting foot outside of your hotel with these top 10 breakfast buffet picks.<p>Breakfast, …

Japan

Yes, there really is a Game Boy-shaped mailbox in the mountains of Japan

We can only hope it’s filled with classic games and AA batteries.<p><b>Nintendo</b>-like design keeps popping up in the most unexpected places in Japan. We …

Pancake cafe from Fukuoka comes to Tokyo -- and we love their divinely fluffy pancakes!

<b>Hona Cafe</b>, the popular pancake eatery from Fukuoka Prefecture in southern Japan, has arrived in Tokyo and is offering Tokyoites a taste of <b>sweet,</b> …

Watch over 20 drones dance in unison with a trio of shamisen players in front of Fuji【Video】

Synchronized blinking drones, Mt. Fuji, and tsugaru-jamisen make for one of the most gorgeous videos we’ve ever seen!<p>If you’ve been reading …