Tag: japan

  • How is the Japanese culture overrated?

    It’s not. Japanese culture is underrated if anything. IMO Korea is the country with the overrated culture. Why is Korea overrated? And keep in mind – I’m saying this while being someone who loves Korea, learned Korean, moved to Korea to live there for a few years, and have more Korean friends than American/Canadian friends. […]

  • What do you think about China?

    I guess I come from the unique perspective of having been to all the East Asian countries (China, Taiwan, Japan, Korea) and my feelings about China has changed because of this. Roughly 30% of my friends are Chinese and 40% Korean. Before I lived in Korea, I was in China for a few months, visiting […]

  • What is the difference between instant noodles in Japan, Korea, China, and Taiwan?

    I’m qualified to answer this since I’ve eaten a lot of instant noodle brands from all three countries. They do tend to be quite different from each other, I can’t say that one is necessarily better than the other. But in general Japanese instant noodles (Nissin, Sapporo Ichiban, Maruchan, etc) -the Noodles are normally wheat […]