Staying cool in the Summer

Japanese Ghost Stories: It might seem unusual to share ghost stories during the Summer time, as they tend to be associated with the Autumn in Western cultures. In Japan, the telling of kaidan (怪談) provide a simple way to beat the heat - they will give the chilling sensation you need to stay cool during these hot Summer days!

Piggy Incense Burner: An effective method of keeping the mosquitoes away is by burning scented oil-infused incense that act as natural repellents. The incense often come in the shape of a coil and are placed outdoors in larger burners.