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The 8 Most Popular Sports in Japan (part 2)

Auto Racing In Japan, auto racing has existed since the 1920s, but the sport only had a permanent, dedicated track after the Tamagawa Speedway was opened in 1936. Soichiro Honda was one of the early competitors at the new track, … Continue reading

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15 Most Popular Foods You Should Try In Japan (part 4)

  Udon Udon, a thick noodle that is made from wheat flour, is commonly served in a consomme with mirin and soy sauce. It usually comes with onion (negi). The shape and size of udon depend on the prefecture where it … Continue reading

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The 8 Most Popular Sports in Japan (part 1)

  ‘Puroresu’ If you have got acquainted with the way how Japanese people abbreviate foreign words, you may be able to sound out well the word “Puroresu”, which is short for professional wrestling. Although there were a lot of attempts … Continue reading

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