Japanese statue at Sapporo sushi restaurant

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15 Reasons to Love Japanese Culture

We’re taking a look at 15 reasons why Japanese culture is so beloved across the globe. What makes it so interesting and special? Why are there so many people who absolutely love Japan and everything related to it? Japanese culture is incredibly rich and has a long history spanning many centuries. But what is it read more

The Beginner’s Guide to Japanese Food

Sapporo sushi platter Japanese Food

Trying out new foods can be exciting and daunting all at the same time. While you may find a new favourite dish, there’s nothing worse than ordering a meal that you’ve never tried before, only to find that you just don’t like it. At Sapporo, we want to make sure you enjoy your experience when read more

Japanese Culture and Food: Yamagata

Satonishiki,most popular Cherry in Japan.

This is our last entry for the Tohoku region of Japan, before we move towards Koshin’etsu and Kanto. Yamagata is a prefecture on Japan’s eastern coast with ties to the Ezo people. There is a fascinating history to be discovered in Yamagata, as well as a large variety of tasty local foods like cherries and read more