To give us some insight on the ever-elusive and ever-trendy culture of young Japanese millennials, we spoke to a local friend, Miu Kataoka, a new college graduate based in Osaka.
Providing heart-warming hospitality and exceptional gift giving are an important part of our heritage. Discover these foundations of Japanese culture and explore time-honoured traditions.
Explore the time-honoured Japanese tea ceremony that has been practised for centuries. Led with beauty and grace, the tradition celebrates the art of preparation and performance.
The public bathhouse (sento) and the hot spring baths (onsen) are essential parts of Japanese bathing culture. The volcanoes of Japan feed thousands of natural hot springs across the country, opening the door to a rich tradition of visiting natural spas for relaxation and healing.
Join Yukino as she explores DHC's Onsen in Ito, Japan.
Picnic under gorgeous pink cherry blossom trees with your friends and family. Our favourite Japanese spring tradition is a celebration to appreciate the beauty of sakura.
Traveling to Japan? Be sure to visit DHC’s Duty Free stores. Check out our Duty Free website before your trip to find information about store locations and offerings.