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History of Japan ??? explained at the Edo-Tokyo Museum!

History of Japan ??? explained at the Edo-Tokyo Museum!

Edo-Tokyo Museum. Let’s learn about the history of Tokyo. But before we enter, let’s bring us up to speed. Japan’s history is divided into several periods. The first verifiable Japanese Emperor, marks the beginning of the Asuka period and over the next seven hundred years, Japanese Emperor’s would rule the country until Japan’s first Shogun, …

360° KYUSHUxTOKYO – History / Saga

360° KYUSHUxTOKYO – History / Saga

A realistic recreation of the Tokyo of three centuries ago, when it was a town named Edo bustling with merchants and craftsmen. The Edo-Tokyo Museum displays treasured historic buildings and scenes of everyday Edo life. The museum also features, on certain days, traditional Japanese artistic performances such as “koto”, the stringed instrument, “daikagura”, a juggling …

Sushi: How to Eat, History & Cost | japan-guide.com

Sushi: How to Eat, History & Cost | japan-guide.com

Sushi is a symbol of Japan and is one of the most popular Japanese dishes around the world. But what is sushi? For starters, sushi consists of vinegared rice combined with different toppings, usually seafood, and comes in different forms such as Nigirizushi, Makizushi, Gunkanzushi, Oshizushi, Temakizushi, Chirashizushi and Inarizushi. Sushi can be enjoyed at …