Throughout Japan, many may be surprised to discover that the Japanese do not eat sushi every day, but in Japanese cuisine, there are many typical Japanese dishes that are definitely worth a try, being in the land of the rising sun.
Ten typical Japanese dishes, far from the stereotype of sushi
Udon (wheat noodles)
Noodles “Udon” is used in soups, as an ingredient in complex dishes and as a separate dish, usually in a liquid sauce, with various spices. Most noodles made from wheat flour, but special types it is prepared from other ingredients, including beans.
Udon is usually served hot, for example, in cake soup-Udon (kake udon), which is made on the basis of Dashi stock, seasoned soy sauce and mirin and green onions sprinkled on top. Also to cake-can add Udon tempura, tofu, fried with sugar, mirin and soy sauce, or fish fingers kamaboko. To taste you can add citime-togarashi.
Soba (buckwheat noodles)
Dish with buckwheat soba noodles. Photo by N ino from Flickr
Soba — the Japanese national dish in the form of a long brown-gray noodles made from buckwheat flour, known since the mid XVI century. Most often served to the table chilled without broth, Continue reading
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In a departure from Kiev to Tokyo on a direct flight AK “MAU”
Day 2 29 April 2014
11:30 Arrival in Tokyo “Narita airport”
Meeting with Russian speaking guide.
A visit to the thermal springs complex
«Oedo Onsen Monogatari. Meguri Mangaka”
The cost of entrance tickets and lunch included.
Relaxation in the Onsen.
*2 zones. Common area +separate area.
To visit the General area needed bathing suits.
If the body has a tattoo, please prepare the patches.
19:00 Transfer to artificially bulk Odaiba island on a custom-made transport. Walk along the promenade. The end of the tour.
Arrival at the hotel. Accommodation at the hotel.
Day 3 April 30, 2014
Breakfast at the hotel.
At will – for an additional fee EXCURSION TO the RESORT of HAKONE. Most tourists seek during the trip to Japan to visit the national Park «Fuji – Hakone – Izu”. This reserve covers an area of over 1200 sq km, on its territory there are beautiful beaches and therapeutic springs. A short distance to Tokyo makes it a convenient venue for city Continue reading
Warsaw on the occasion, an annual holiday that marks the end of the rainy season and the awakening of nature, young men from the tribe which belonged to the Bororo heavily painted and dress up.
The make-up is an important part of the ceremony, which can last six days and six nights. On the face put a thick layer of ocher, and then RUB with fat for gloss (make-up layer sometimes reaches 3-5 cm). During the festival, young men participate in a beauty contest, the jury which consists of the 10 most beautiful girls of the tribe. The participants are all naked, and equally painted faces dancing to the virtuoso mastery of the art of makeup does not interfere with the girls impartially evaluate of manhood. Eerie smile frozen on the faces of contestants who need to demonstrate the white teeth and bulging eyes – to show off the vividness of proteins. The winner can choose any number of girls and stay with them until the next moon. The remaining judges on the girls are divided between the nearest rivals of the lucky man. Another 4-5 guys get the right to go with one of the other young beauties in the nearby forest and become a real man. Well, the rest will wait for next year.
The aborigines of North-Eastern Australia prior Continue reading