From afar, they look like cute little hedgehogs stored inside a glass fridge. Passing through the shops, these delicacies are usually caged inside glasses and presented to customers as is — light-colored, small circular cakes lined together in rows. 436 more words
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Yesterday, I got to take part to a pretty cool event – MOCHINAGE (rice cake throwing) in Nagoya.
What happens? The supporters (A.K.A donors) of the Shiroyama Shrine we were at get to throw the rice cakes from the top of a scaffolding type of structure. 98 more words
Yesterday was Hangeul Day, a Korean holiday celebrating the invention of the Korean alphabet by King Sejong back in 1446. Alex and many other spouses had the day off, so many of us attended MAFRA’s (Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs) Happy Busday event. 347 more words