Hot Tokyo Landmarks Appeared in well-known Films li.sun 2018-03-023 views Shibuya Crossing has become one of Tokyo’s landmarks, appearing often in films and music videos. Remember the scenes adrenaline-pumped racing scene through the heart of Tokyo in “The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift” and Scarlett Johansson moving through a busy Tokyo crowd in Sofia Coppola’s “Lost in Translation” as well as Taki and Mitsuha at a Shibuya Starbucks in Makoto Shinkai’s “Kimi no Na wa”.
They all had a scene filmed at the famous Shibuya Crossing. Shibuya Crossing is the busiest intersection in the world, with sometimes as many as 3,000 people crossing simultaneously. With huge crowds coming and going in all directions, scenes shot here are indeed very memorable.
As you drive out of Tokyo, you’ll see a very big park known as Koganei Park. In the park is the Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum where you’ll find restored buildings that were either destroyed in wars or by natural disasters. A walk in the park feels like being teleported back to Edo-era Japan.
The reason for us to visit this place is to see the “Kodakara-yu”, where the grandmaster of Japanese anime, Hayao Miyazaki got his inspiration for the bathhouse scenes in “Spirited Away”. It is said that Hayao Miyazaki came here to sketch the scenes he’d later use for his film, especially the bell-shaped roof of the entrance hall, it resembles a similar two-story building in the anime.
You could also see things like the yellow tramcar produced in 1962 here. If you take a leisurely walk among historic buildings, everything reminds you of scenes you've seen in films.
In Japanese films, scenes where young people pay visits to shrines or attend celebrations wearing traditional yukata are a must-have. Kimonos are almost impossible to put on by yourself, nevertheless, everybody in Japan puts on their kimonos to celebrate holidays. Hyesoo toured Asakusa on a rickshaw while dressed in a kimono.
Shibuya scramble crossing The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift lost in translation your name（日語：君の名は) Edo-Tokyo Museum Koganei Park Asakusa Shrine
7 Hacks to Nail Your Manicure Each Time li.sun 2018-03-020 views Want to do your nails but don’t have nail polish on hand? Lipstick and eyeshadow could double as pigment for your nails in moments of desperation. Check out our video for instructions on how to make your own nail polish at home.
We also have some tips for flawless application. Using temporary hair spray as nail polish is arguably one of the easiest ways to do your nails. It may seem a bit silly but don’t knock it until you try it! It’s super effective AND efficient — lazy girl’s new best friend!
Keiichi Hara - Japanese Animation Film Director | Exclusive Interview at tiff.mp4 li.sun 2018-03-02113 views Keiichi Hara, the Japanese film director who has been depicting Japanese culture through animation, has reached the 30th year of his career. The 2017 Tokyo International Film Festival screened all of his works, “The World of Keiichi Hara,” in a special section. Hara said in Hallyu World’s interview, “Right now, there were different works aired and I’m doing interviews. I am enjoying this moment.”
Hara’s works go by a plain and natural style by focusing on bits and pieces of life. Deemed as the successor to Yasujirō Ozu, the renowned Japanese director, Hara uses lots of nostalgic elements such as snapshot extensively, which is rare among directors.
When asked about the opportunities of the production of Miss Hokusai, one of his more popular works, he replied, “I originally like the comic book of the author Hinako Sugiura of ‘Miss Hokusai.’ I always wanted to animate her comic one day… I am not confident to challenge Hinako Sugiura’s works.”
In the past few months, UFOs and the conversation revolving around aliens has been a hot topic in mainstream news. With events such as the recent disclosure of the Pentagon’s top secret UFO research unit and Stephen Hawkin’s scientific think tank, Breakthrough Initiatives raising the question if the mysterious object Oumuamua is actually an extraterrestrial spacecraft, many people are searching and looking for answers.
No.5: A Strange Light Phenomenon No.4: Asteroid 'Oumuamua' could be an alien spaceship No.3: The Pentagon’s Top Secret UFO Program No.2: Congressional Candidate says she was abducted by aliens No.1: A Floating City over China
8 Easy Pressure Points for Relieving Digestion Problems li.sun 2018-03-020 views Although the best cure for digestive problems would be to change your diet for good, acupressure has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine for thousands of years to treat all sorts of ailments. Here are 8 easy pressure points to help with bloating, overeating, indigestion, gas, constipation, diarrhea, and the list goes on.
Union Valley Point is located between the web of your thumb and index finger. It is one of the best acupressure points for digestive problems.
3 Simple Techniques to Get Rid of Your Double Chin li.sun 2018-03-020 views There are two major possible causes of double chin: * Weight Gain – diet is the more obvious reason as an excess intake of calories can build up and store in the facial areas, particularly chin and cheeks. The chin can store toxins and fats and therefore plumps up. * Weakened Muscles – the chin and jaw muscles need to be worked just like any muscle in your body. It can be as simple as chewing more on your food. A double chin can form if the muscles aren’t being utilized enough and will therefore start to sag or droop. Before you start amping up your exercise routine and trying to get that chiseled chin, we recommend doing these 3 easy steps to activate the muscles and redirect the toxins from the jaw and chin area that can cause that undesired plump effect.