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Pay a Visit to 2 Temples Loved by Locals on the Way From Narita Airport to Tokyo

Majestic shrines and temples loved by locals can be found on the way from Narita Airport to Ueno, Tokyo. Here we introduce two such temples that you should take a moment to see on your journey. 1. Naritasan Shinshoji Temple Kozo Hikage (Fuller, Inc.) The vividly colored three-story pagoda, beautiful temple architecture, and aroma of…

Top 28 Recommended Hotels in Asakusa For a Great Stay in Tokyo in 2018

Asakusa District in Taito is a hugely popular area of Tokyo known for its traditional restaurants and historic sights. Visitors flock to this area to get a real sense of Japanese history and culture, and can also access other spots easily from this area, including Tokyo Sky Tree. One of the most well-known spots is…

Top 100 Things to Do in Asakusa, Tokyo’s Oldest Traditional District in 2018!

Asakusa (浅草) is a district in Taito-ku (台東区), Tokyo (東京) that is home to many historical and modern sights, making it one of the most popular go-to destinations for visitors to Japan. The area is home to various department stores, restaurants, affordable youth hostels, and the famous Senso-ji (浅草寺) Temple, which is the oldest Buddhist…

Japanese Mythology; Coming in Japan is also learning about culture

Why is it important to know about Japanese mythologies? Well, during your trip in Japan, you might actually notice a few symbols on temples, shrines and even souvenirs that you won’t understand unless you read this article. Raijin (left) & Fujin (right), by Tawayara Sotatsu Fujin and Raijin are the most famous creatures, you can’t…