Dutch trade port of Dejima, Nagasaki. — Rekishi Nippon

During the ‘isolation period’ of Japan also known as the Edo Period a few nations were still allowed to trade in Japan. The Dutch, Koreans and Chinese were the only nations granted trade rights. The Dutch company ‘VOC’ were famous around the world and they set up a trade port in Nagasaki. Dejima was established […] … Continue reading Dutch trade port of Dejima, Nagasaki. — Rekishi Nippon

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History of the Japanese Tea Ceremony — Rekishi Nippon

History of the Japanese Tea Ceremony Drinking of green tea was known in China from the fourth century. Tea plants didn’t grow in Japan until the first seeds were brought from China during the Tang dynasty (China 618-907), when relations and cultural exchanges between the two countries reached a peak. In the eighth century the […] … Continue reading History of the Japanese Tea Ceremony — Rekishi Nippon