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7 Things to Do and See in Japan’s Kamakura and Enoshima All in Just One Day

Kamakura (鎌倉) and Enoshima (江の島) are areas in Kanagawa Prefecture (神奈川県) near the sea, popular with tourists and packed with things to do. Here are several things for you to do in these areas, and how to get them all done in one exciting, fun-filled day. 1. Get Up Early and Stroll Kamakura’s Sleepy Streets…

Try Various Cacao Treats at This Specialty Chocolate Shop in Kanagawa

Chocolate Design Company’s VANILLABEANS opened in the year 2000 as an online shop on Rakuten (楽天). But as their delicious chocolates received the Rakuten Shop of the Year award three years in a row from 2010, they decided to create an actual shop in Yokohama (横浜). The flagship shop near Bashamichi Station (馬車道駅) roasts cacao…
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3 best green places to escape to from the busy Tokyo

Tokyo will never stop to fascinate us! Not only by the glimpse of metro city, the amusing Disneyland, beautiful rainbow bridge and Asakusa temple, but also by many other things that not many people know of. Tokyo also has many green landscapes from city parks, Japanese gardens to the countless forest parks. These are some…

Start Your Day With a Great Breakfast at These 2 Hotels in Tokyo!

People make plans differently, most of the times, on financial condition. I, as a Japanese person, am pretty sure that you will enjoy a stay in my country regardless of the hotels/hostels you stay, but here is some suggestion for you to have a good start of your day without costing as much as to…

Do you know taiyaki, which every Japanese person has tried before?

Taiyaki is a sweet made by baking red bean paste in a fish-shaped shell. Tai means Red snapper. But this is a Japanese sweets rather than fish. http://tetsuji-taiyaki.jp/ It has been enjoyed by Japanese people throughout history, and its popularity shows no signs of waning. Controversy has erupted over whether it should be eaten from…