Service-members often have difficulty overcoming language barriers, but that didn't stop these Sailors and their families from experiencing Japanese culture firsthand with a traditional Kimono fitting and tea ceremony.
In Japan, bowing is usually used during daily greetings. But be careful, it is sometimes used to show appreciation, sympathies and apologies. So, remember the following Japanese expressions that can be used when bowing.
December has its own special charm that brings back cherished memories of holiday celebrations and traditions, and shopping the commissary provides savings and value that make today’s celebrations just as memorable.
If you think tempura is just another fried food – think again. This quintessential Japanese cuisine dates back to the Edo Period (1603-1867) and is perhaps second only to sushi as Japan’s culinary contribution to the world.