For European culture of Japan – a strange and utterly incomprehensible. In no other country of the technology and traditions are not so intricately intertwined: ideals of the samurai next to newest computers, those born in the nineteenth century long-lived – next to teenagers dressed in costumes Pokemon.
When striking development of all, with regard to technology, culture of Japan is the most conservative, closed and incomprehensible to foreigners. In today’s culture of “the land of the rising sun” a lot of weird aspects.
For example, a hikikomori. These are young people who refuse to communicate with the outside world. In every society there are a small number of “hermits”, but it’s usually older people, elderly with mental disorders, all kinds of depressions.
The feature of “hermits” Japanese – age: adolescents or young people are slightly over twenty. The reasons for the emergence of a huge number of these, is almost completely cut off from the outside world of people, primarily the Internet, the second big load in educational institutions, and, strangely enough, loving parents Continue reading
— North Korean legalize.
In the DPRK, the cultivation of hemp and the future use of its derivatives is not considered a crime. Many local residents regularly smoke marijuana. If the arrival in this country was simple and accessible to foreigners, then it would immediately rushed a lot of fans of weed. It is noteworthy that the dissemination and use of hard drugs in North Korea is punishable by death.
— Deserters from the United States.
Not only the North Koreans in search of a better life and escape to South Korea and China. In 1962, in North Korea left six American military, leaving at home their families and friends. Now Americans live in North Korea together and participate in different outreach programs. By the way, in 1966, four defectors changed his mind and attempted to leave the DPRK, ask for help to the Embassy of the USSR. The Soviet Embassy refused them — the Americans and remained in North Korea. Some of them have arranged their personal lives and feel pretty good.
— Capture the American vessel.
Still, North Korea remains the only country in the world, seized a military ship of the USA. In 1968 North Korean intelligence found in the inland waters of the American ship, after which Continue reading
Check out the heart, get rid of osteochondrosis, or decide to “rhinoplasty”. South Korea made a bid for medical tourism. Acupuncture and extracts of medicinal herbs now are not just national Korean tradition, and the state program on promotion of local medicine abroad.
“Korea began to invest money in the development and promotion of medical tourism, because in addition to good revenue in the state Treasury, and the development of related industries – hotel and restaurant business, trade. After all, tourists are not only treated, but also remove hotels, go to cafes, restaurants and shops,” explains the Director of the National organization of tourism of Korea to Europe and the Americas Bangok John.
Local authorities estimate that the tourism in Korea brings more than production cars. In the past year due to the treatment of foreigners in the state Treasury received nearly four billion dollars. Two billion of them – the so-called indirect revenues: hotels, restaurants, transportation and shopping.
“So that foreign patients had no difficulty with the translation, has special coordinators. Continue reading