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2020 seule année où je ne suis pas allée au Japon depuis 1996... la 26 eme fois attendra le bon vouloir de cette pandémie 😷. En attendant je continue à chercher des endroits à visiter ... plus tard et des activités à faire ici! Toujours un blog girly, toujours prout aux fâcheux mais bienvenue à ceux qui aiment le Japon.

Filmmaker Chie Hayakawa imagines a Japan where the elderly volunteer to die | The Japan Times


The premise for Chie Hayakawa’s film, “Plan 75,” is shocking: a government push to euthanize the elderly. In a rapidly aging society, some also wonder: Is the movie prescient?
— À lire sur www.japantimes.co.jp/culture/2022/06/26/films/chie-hayakawa-plan-75/

It reminds me of an elderly Japanese man who said he was willing to buy rice from Fukushima prefecture just after the nuclear reactor catastrophe because he said he wanted to help local farmer and he was old so he was going to die anyway.

What’s Japanese on Netflix this week? Comme les grands


I remember watching one of the videos where a little girl walked alone to bring some parcel to her mom, followed by the watchful eyes of the town’s grandmother but the series goes even further sending kids to walk along busy streets to buy food from the supermarket!

Interesting to u deter and some aspects of the Japanese mentality .
— À lire sur http://www.netflix.com/fr/title/81506279

Japan’s struggling tourism sector despairs at lack of COVID exit


Japan is increasingly an outlier in a region that is lifting border restrictions and reviving quarantine-free travel.
— À lire sur www.aljazeera.com/economy/2022/4/18/japans-struggling-tourism-sector-despairs-at-lack-of-covid-exit

I thought it was a very interesting article dealing with companies in the tourism industry in Japan. Not very optimistic though!

Good news for matcha lovers! Starting today, FamilyMart is releasing 15 different matcha sweets under the title of “Uji Matcha Smothered!”│Sup! OSAKA!


Good news for matcha lovers! Starting today, FamilyMart is releasing 15 different matcha sweets under the title of “Uji Matcha Smothered!”│Sup! OSAKA!
— À lire sur suposaka.net/good-news-for-matcha-lovers-starting-today-familymart-is-releasing-15-different-matcha-sweets-under-the-title-of-uji-matcha-smothered/

Japanese company offers service that converts your child’s school bag into useful accessories – Japan Today


You may have heard of the leather, boxy school bag that Japanese elementary school kids use. Called randoseru in Japanese, these bags are expensive–sometimes exorbitantly so–but usually made of quality leather to last the whole six years of elementary school. Once students graduate to junior high school, however, they turn in their…
— À lire sur japantoday.com/category/features/lifestyle/japanese-company-offers-service-that-converts-your-child’s-school-bag-into-useful-accessories-2