Living Abroad: Local Eating in Japan

Learn about local eating in Japan. Eating locally and seasonally requires creativity and flexibility. But it takes on a whole new meaning when living abroad. This article will give you a new perspective on eating locally, plus unique tips for home energy conservation!

Visit the Japanese countryside in November or December, and you will see strings of deep orange persimmons drying under the eaves of farmhouses.
Visit the Japanese countryside in November or December, and you will see strings of deep orange persimmons drying under the eaves of farmhouses.
Photo by Winifred Bird