Tour Shibamata Monzenmachi, an area full of the charm of ancient Japan

Shibamata Taishakuten in Katsushika Ward, Tokyo, is famous as a location for the movie “Otoko wa Tsurai yo,” and the temple, along with the Monzenmachi area, receive many foreign tourists looking for its picturesque atmosphere. https://www.flickr.com/ Retro street https://www.flickr.com/ As one walks through Monzenmachi, lined with restaurants and diners, there is a delicious smell drifting…

3 Places in Tokyo to Enjoy Chanko-Nabe, One of Japan’s Best-Known Winter Dishes

In Japan, food in winter is synonymous with nabe, or Japanese hotpot. Nabe dishes contain seafood or meat, along with a generous helping of vegetables. These ingredients are boiled together in a special pot, right at the dining table. The diners all eat together and serve one another; it is a style of dining that…

Hello Kitty Valentines for men take over Shibuya!

Think Hello Kitty is just for girls? Think again! For Valentine’s Day, from February 2 to 22, LUMINE Man will be offering an assortment of gifts from the HELLO KITTY MEN brand! http://straightpress.jp/ HELLO KITTY MEN is a special brand for men created so that guys can also enjoy the magic of Hello Kitty, which…

The most fashionable Sushi restaurant was opened in Tokyo lately.

http://www.fashionsnap.com/ When it comes to sushi restaurants, isn’t the image that you have of them that of a traditional place where dour chefs make your meal? Sushiro, a popular kaiten-zushi (sushi-go-round) restaurant in Japan, has recently opened a trendy branch in Tokyo that is aimed at women, and where customers can have their sushi customized.…

Famous 9 tsukemen restaurants in Tokyo you should know about, besides ramen shops.

Of course, ramen is very popular in Japan, but tsukemen is also quite well known. Ramen are noodles served together in a soup, while Tsukemen, on the other hand, is enjoyed by dipping separately served noodles into the soup. How about trying this healthy alternative to ramen? It is sure to catch you off-guard with…

How about wearing some high quality clothes that were made by Japanese artisans?

As can be seen from the fact that people through the ages have worn beautiful kimonos, there are many textile artisans in Japan. This time we will introduce a shop where you can actually purchase products that show off the skills of these artisans. http://co-trip.jp/ The shop, which has a calm atmosphere, is in an…

A Selection of Five Cafes to Enjoy “Wa”in Tokyo

There are many places to visit while touring Tokyo, and lots of people go sightseeing on a tight schedule. But if you are constantly walking around everywhere you won’t be able to enjoy things that are supposed to be fun. http://co-trip.jp/article/8540/ If that’s the case, next time try eating traditional Japanese sweets and drinking tea…

The best tasting coffee and Japanese sweets in Tsukiji

Tsukiji, visited by many tourists, is famous for being the world’s largest fish market. However, there are many shops in Tsukiji that deal in things besides fish. Today I am going to introduce a shop offering espresso and Japanese sweets. http://co-trip.jp/ The shop’s name, “Turret,” refers to the delivery trucks often seen carrying packages around…

The top 10 tallest buildings in Tokyo that overwhelm with their presence

The appeal of Japan is the existence of traditional buildings, such as the Inari Taisha or the Ginkakuji, etc., as well as modern buildings. This time, we will introduce the top 10 tallest buildings in Tokyo, Japan’s largest city. No.10:Shinjuku center building http://bb-building.net/ An eye-catching Nishi-Shinjuku skyscraper with a brown exterior. Completed by assembling state-of-the-art…

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…
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