Image: Shutterstock / gorillaimages By Yvette Tan2017-11-06 09:58:01 UTC Ah Japan, the land of fresh sashimi, delectable sushi and all-American burgers. Trump enjoyed a hamburger over lunch with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday afternoon, as he kicked off the first part of a 12-day tour across Asia. “We sincerely welcome President Trump onRead More
Uncanny Japan is a podcast dedicated to the island’s most peculiar folklore. I’ve barely got started but already know I’ll have to binge the entire series (note that each episode is coffee-break short, less than 15m). Pictured above, from Episode 7, is a thousand-stitch belt believed to ward off gunfire. [via Metafilter] WeWantPlates is aRead More
I can think of at least three feline-loving friends of mine who are going to flip when they see these cute cat-shaped sandals.
With the soles shaped like the silhouette of a cat, the “Nyarageta” is a fun take on traditional Japanese geta sandals. Geta sandals are sort of a cross between clogsRead More