Category: Discover Japan

A sumi-e painting of a bamboo grove.

Five Beautiful Japanese Paintings to Appreciate!

Japanese paintings are an essential part of art history. They showcase aspects such as historical events, nature, and mythology and are a window into past eras with their styles and sensibilities.

A hibiscus flower in Okinawa.

Hibiscus Flower: Everything You Need to Know!

The hibiscus flower in Japan has been admired for centuries for its beautiful and vibrant blooms. With various colors, shapes, and sizes, the hibiscus has become a beloved symbol of Japanese culture and is found everywhere, from gardens to artwork.