This pin shows a tea shop in Beijing, China. Tea shops are very common across China, and very comparable to coffee shops in the United States. Chain tea houses can be found both in the big cities and rural parts of China.
There's nothing more relaxing than a luxurious traditional ryokan stay. These authentic ryokans are perfect for a night stay in between Tokyo and Kyoto. Réservez vos week-end au meilleur prix sur Govoyages !
In Japan, tofu is not a meat or dairy replacement. It’s just a regular food that regular people eat – and hardly anyone there is vegetarian. The very best way to experience tofu is at a yudofu restaurant in Kyoto.
Cultural Travel to Korea includes knowing how to fit into a Korean dinner party. 5 tips from Joseph Ratermann that you should know, including how the pouring of alcoholic beverages for each other is done. photo by Graham Hills.
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Kawadoko is the ingenious custom of dining on platforms built over a river which provides natural air conditioning during the hot summer months. We experienced kawadoko in Kibune, Japan, a small town in a valley just north of central Kyoto in early July.