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The traditional Japanese cuisine: 5 specialties not to be missed

Sushi It is impossible to talk about traditional Japanese cuisine without mentioning sushi. It is indeed the Japanese recipe most famous in the world. These little balls of vinegared rice topped with a slice of raw fish have popularized the flavors of the Japanese archipelago across the globe. ...

10
Jan
2022

Umami: 5 things to know about this mystery flavor

lty, sour and bitter, the umami is much more difficult to recognize and define. In fact, it was not until the beginning of the 20th century that a Japanese researcher from the University of Tokyo identified this fifth flavor and named it 'umami', meaning 'delicious taste'! 2- It is not the pr ...

15
Mar
2022

Naoshima: an island museum in Japan

An island dedicated to art Naoshima is an island in the Japanese archipelago located in the Seto Inland Sea, between Honshu and Shikoku. It belongs to the prefecture of Kagawa. Almost deserted at the end of the 1980s, the island has become a very popular tourist spot. Popular with Japanese touri ...

10
Jan
2022

Koridashi : The Japanese cold brewed iced tea

What is Koridashi ? Koridashi is a unique method of brewing tea originating in Japan. Also known as shinobicha, koridashi involves brewing tea leaves with ice cubes. As the ice melts, the tea leaves infuse the water with flavor. Teas brewed using the koridashi method are often described as being m ...

19
May
2022

Chinese New Year: date and traditions

ilies, sometimes from abroad. The holiday is also observed individually around the world by members of the Chinese diaspora, and sometimes also by Japanese, Miao, Mongolian, Tibetan, Nepalese and Butanese. How do you celebrate Chinese New Year? The celebrations, customs and taboos of the Sp ...

06
Feb
2007

K-beauty or Korean beauty: the trend of the moment

Land of the Morning Calm combines high technology and ancient knowledge. Thanks to these two assets, Korean beauty products have quickly conquered Japanese, American and even French women, sometimes without their knowledge! Indeed, in the cosmetics department, most of the unavoidable successes ...

08
Sep
2016

Tourism: 5 good reasons to go to Taiwan

pite its modest size, this small territory concentrates all the charm of the Far East. The Chinese culture is mixed with various other influences, Japanese and Western in particular, so that the cities offer an amazing mix of traditional architecture and avant-garde buildings. More pleasant th ...

13
Mar
2019

Côte d'Azur: the city of Nice becomes a UNESCO World Heritage Site

France. The tourist spin-offs should be important because the sites listed by Unesco are very popular with foreign tourists, and in particular with Japanese customers. This listing could boost winter tourism, which is less well known. Far from resting on its laurels and in the shade of its pa ...

28
July
2021

Ultime combat: an exhibition on martial arts at the Quai Branly Museum

story and the practice of the numerous disciplines that the Asian continent has. In this exhibition, it is about kung-fu of course, but also about Japanese martial arts, the war techniques of the samurais and the physical and spiritual training of the Shaolin monks. A journey between history ...

22
Nov
2021

Ecology: a French start-up invents infinitely reusable gift wrapping

, have thought of everything to make your gifts both prettier and more environmentally friendly. Their coated cotton pouches and squares are inspired by Japanese furoshiki, which is the art of wrapping gifts with pieces of fabric. But, unlike traditional furoshiki, these products are much simp ...

08
Dec
2021

The Snow Panther : the film event directed by Vincent Munier

graph wildlife. His most noted projects involve the white wolves of Ellesmere Island in Canada as well as the swans and cranes he photographed on the Japanese island of Hokkaido. He is the first photographer to be awarded the BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year - Erik Hosking Award three years ...

15
Dec
2021

The physalis: 5 surprising things to know about this fruit

1- It is native to the Andes Because it looks like a miniature citrus fruit and has the appearance of a Japanese lantern, we sometimes imagine that the physalis is a fruit native to Asia. But it isn't. This small fruit, also called Peruvian cockroach, is produced by a plant native to the Andes: ...

21
Dec
2021

Vegetarian california rolls: the recipe in pictures

Ingredients Here are the ingredients needed to make vegetarian california rolls for 4 people: 240 g sushi or risotto rice 8 cl of rice vinegar 2 level teaspoons of salt 4 tablespoons powdered sugar 4 sheets of nori seaweed sesame seeds 2 ripe avocados 1 carrot 1 cucumber soy sauce for t ...

25
Feb
2022

Marinated tofu with soy sauce: an easy recipe

Ingredients Here are the ingredients needed to make marinated tofu with soy sauce for 4 people: 2 blocks of firm tofu 6 tablespoons of soy sauce 2 tablespoons sesame oil 1 level teaspoon powdered ginger (or grated fresh ginger) 2 teaspoons of honey Preparation Marinated tofu with soy sau ...

16
Mar
2022

Tourism in France: the 5 favorite villages of the French for a weekend getaway

of course visit Claude Monet's house and its famous gardens. There you will discover the famous water lilies that inspired the painter, as well as a Japanese bridge decorated with wisteria. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Michael Goodliffe (@normandie_2022) ...

30
Mar
2022