Makuuchi wrestlers ring entance ceremony The Real Japan Rob Dyer

Visiting a Sumo Tournament in 2020

​Even if you only have a passing interest, visiting a sumo tournament is a great way to spend an afternoon/evening. ​This iconic sport evolved from a religious ritual performed in Shinto…

Rios Bakery & Cafe, Ashiya

Rios Bakery & Cafe, Ashiya

One thing I particularly love about Japan is the amount of small, self-owned, mom and pop and family-run small business there are – everywhere you go. Whether it is in…