Top 6 Weird (And Somewhat Convenient) Vending Machines Across Japan

by Japan Yay! Staff on Jun 25 2017 |


Vending machines and Japan! There are over 5 million of them across the country. We picked out our top 6 convenient and somewhat-weird vending machines we could find across Japan below. Check them out in the full story! Read full story...

7 Facts About Japan You May Not Know!

by Dave on Jun 18 2017 |


I'm not going to spoil them all - but did you know residents who live in Okinawa, Japan have the longest life expectancy in the world? The average life expectancy in the world is 71. Okinawans on average live to 97 years old! Check out the rest of the facts (click the image above to expand). Read full story...

Meet The Toriimoto Sisters... Advertising Drinks On Vending Machines Across All Of Kyoto!

by Dave on Jun 16 2017 |


Meet Hibarimi Tori, Tsumimi and Izumi. They're three sisters living in Kyoto. Tori, the oldest, is sporting a coffee drink, Tsumini, a sports drink, and Izumi some kind of tea. Read full story...

Fussa Firefly Festival Marks Beginning Of Summer In Japan On June 17th

by Japan Yay! Staff on Jun 12 2017 |


Japan is a country rich in culture and heritage and as such there are tons of fantastic events that take place there each year. This year, the 2017 Fussa Firefly Festival is certainly something you will want to take a look at. The festival takes place each year in Fussa, Tokyo at the beginning of summer to usher in a new summer. Read full story...

5 Common Dishes In Japan That You May Think Twice Eating

by Japan Yay! Staff on Jun 11 2017 |


Japan is known for delicious and healthy food, but every culture has its weird culinary spin on things that might not look too apeasing to foreigners. These are 5 common dishes found in Japan that you might want to think twice before eating. You might wonder if these creations came from necessity or a culinary mishap. Read full story...

Did You Know Okinawa Is The Only Prefecture In Japan Without A Seven-Eleven... What Gives?

by Dave on Jun 10 2017 |


If you've visited Japan you know that Seven-Eleven dominates the convenience store market. They're literally everywhere, with a total of nearly 18,000 stores spread across Japan. To give you a US comparison, that's nearly the same number of McDonald's across all states. Read full story...

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