North and South Korea: striking contrasts
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Clothes from Korea is gaining global popularity
In our country, have long been known and have earned success Hyundаi South Korean brands, Kia, Daewoo, Samsung, LG — it's a good car, great appliances, mobile phones. However, few…

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Children’s day in Japan. Foreign life

Throughout the world there are holidays for kids and children. It’s as natural as childbirth itself. But of course, in each country these holidays have their own unique features. Citi-go-San Matsuri is one of the most colorful festivals in Japan.

It is celebrated on 15 November, specifically around November 15, for have always employed Japanese adults have little free time. So we go the kids are on holiday for a few days, and even months before and after. The closer to the holiday, especially on the weekends – the more families decide to have their children to city-go-San Matsuri.

In this day, people visit Shinto temples to thank the gods for the health and happiness of children. Before Citi-go-San had a certain value – the boys in 5 years for the first time were allowed to wear trousers “hakama”, and to stand before the elders in adult clothes. Girls in years 7 also it was allowed for the first time to wear a belt for kimono – Obi. And in three years all children received the rite of conservation of hair (before that in childhood their shaved bald), when the oldest member of the family presented them a symbol of white hair – a bundle of raw silk. Then children get up in “real” Continue reading

The Culture of Japan. history

The culture of Japan resulted from a historical process that began with the relocation of the ancestors of the Japanese people on the Japanese archipelago from the continent and the emergence of a culture of Jomon. Modern Japanese culture was strongly influenced by Asian countries (especially China and Korea), Europe and North America.

One of the features of Japanese culture is its long development period in complete isolation of the country (sakoku policy) from the rest of the world during the reign of the Tokugawa Shogunate, which lasted till the middle of XIX century — beginning of the Meiji period.

The culture and mentality of the Japanese was influenced by an isolated territorial situation of the country, geographical and climatic features, as well as specific natural disasters (frequent earthquakes and typhoons), which resulted in a kind of Japanese attitude to nature as a living creature. The ability to admire the immediate beauty of nature as a feature of national character of Japanese, found expression in many art forms of Japan.

The history of Japanese culture:

The Jomon (10 thousand years BC — 300 BC) — first examples of ceramics, jewelry and female figurines the dog

The Yayoi (300 BC — 300 ad) — the transition Continue reading

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tours or a trip on the principle of advance reservation: in what ways is the organization of activities more profitable?

The rest, including a trip to the resort or the country – those days when you want to spend time exciting, free and easy, not “meet up” with all kinds of household chores, problems and financial constraints.

And it all depends on the quality of the organization’s own activities. And many interesting financial question, after all, will want more money to allocate to entertainment, excursions, Souvenirs, not overpaying for what can be bought for “reasonable” money and at affordable price.

For trip planning in this aspect can be approached in different ways. First, there are two ways:

everything possible to organize yourself;

ready to buy a travel product from a reputable operator.

From the position of Finance here much will depend on the country you want to go. The cost of staying in Vietnam. for example, are purchased as prepared by the tour Agency, it is often more profitable and affordable than the price of independently organized trips. This country is very colorful and interesting. However, to see all its historical, religious, architectural and natural beauty, to live comfortably and to eat tasty food for little money, Continue reading

How Much is wife is from Central Asia? news filed under Society, current information, discussion news, discussion on Newsland
The greatest demand is for the bride from Central Asia to Malaysia, Indonesia and Brunei. Dowry is growing. Moreover, foreign grooms prefer girls with higher education. For Asian parents daughter…

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The 10 weirdest Japanese traditions. Japan Asia
The Japanese do not celebrate the New year in our understanding. New year's eve, they quietly go to sleep, but Wake up early in the morning and all go together…

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