Category: About Japan

The 10,000 Yen Note

S. J. Pajonas March 8, 2019
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Japan is a cash-based society, and the 10,000 and 1,000 yen bills are popular denominations. Learn more about money in Japan, and tell me, what's the most popular bill in your country? read more

The Japanese Mindset in the Miso Cozy Mysteries Series – WIP Wednesday

S. J. Pajonas January 9, 2019
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Learn more about the Japanese Mindset and how Mei and Yasahiro from the Miso Cozy Mysteries Series struggle with being a part of their community. read more

A History of Japan Podcast – Podcast Recommendation

S. J. Pajonas October 10, 2018
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I listen to a lot of podcasts but this recent addition, A History of Japan, has been particularly good! You should check it out. read more

Memories of Japan, Part 2 – Traveling In Japan 2018 Series

S. J. Pajonas October 4, 2018
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Part 2 of the last of my Japan photos from my trip in May includes many great memories! read more

Memories of Japan, Part 1 – Traveling In Japan 2018 Series

S. J. Pajonas September 28, 2018
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Part 1 of the last of my Japan photos from my trip in May. Plus a video! read more

Get Foxy At Kyoto’s Fushimi Inari Shrine – Traveling In Japan 2018 Series

S. J. Pajonas August 30, 2018
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Walk up the Inari mountain through Inari Fushimi shrine and pray for worldly prosperity. read more

Top Ten Non-Fiction Books On Japan

S. J. Pajonas August 28, 2018
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In this Top Ten Tuesday, it's back to school time to learn more about Japan! read more

Dusk In Pontocho And Gion, Kyoto – Traveling In Japan 2018 Series

S. J. Pajonas August 16, 2018
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Let's take a stroll through the historic areas of Kyoto's Pontocho and Gion districts. read more