Kawasaki

Learn All About Rural Life in the Past in This Open Air Museum in Kawasaki

Are you interested in seeing traditional Japanese residences that existed more than 200 years ago? Why not visit the Japan Open Air Folk House Museum (Nihon Minka-en) in Kawasaki? It is an outdoor museum that showcases traditional Japanese houses that have been preserved over the years. It is also a sanctuary for folk materials and…

Did You Ever Think a Night View of Japanese Factories Could Be This Beautiful?

Tourist destinations in Japan are not only promoted in broad daylight. Many of them can be seen at night in huge industrial zones. This phenomenon is called “Kojo Yakei.” It kicked off in 2007 when a book featured beautiful photographs of Japan’s industrial buildings and factories as well as their locations. It became so popular…

Take a Tour of Ajinomoto’s Factory in Kawasaki and Learn About Their Famous Product

Ajinomoto Co., Inc. is a popular Japanese company known to produce monosodium glutamate (MSG). MSG might have a bad name these days but it doesn’t stop the company from operating in many countries abroad. They even have a factory tour in their Kawasaki Plant where the company’s mascot known as Aji Panda guides visitors who…

See How Kawasaki City are Leading the Way in Japan’s Outstanding Green Revolution

Kawasaki City, once known as the industrial centre of Japan associated with images of exhaust stacks spewing pollutant-filled gas and creating the dangerous smog that plagued Tokyo in the 1960’s, has in recent years been at the forefront of the promotion of clean energy and waste disposal. At the heart of this effort is the…

Try the Delicious Dutch Baby Pancakes at Idobata in Kawasaki!

You may have heard of the Flying Dutchman, but have you heard of the Dutch baby? No, it’s not as morbid as you were thinking! It’s a pancake that’s derived from the German pfannkuchen and is also called a German pancake, Bismarck, or Dutch puff. It is reminiscent of a thick crepe that carries a…

The Incredible Doraemon Experience at Fujiko F. Fujio Museum

Doraemon Exhibition If I ask you, what is the cartoon of Japan that you like the most? I think many of you will answer “Doraemon”. Yes, Doraemon is a popular character from Japan that maybe make you able to know Japan at the first time when you were a kid. If you like Doraemon, then…

6 best places to visit in Kawasaki, Japan.

Since I have already lived in Kawasaki for almost a decade now, I already know a lot of places here and in this post I will share and introduce it to all of you ,there are plenty of places in Kawasaki that are worth a visit, plan a small kawasaki city trip for your vacation!…

Travel back to your childhood! Doraemon museum

You ought to know Have you ever heard of Doraemon? It is one of the most famous animes in Japan that has even gone international. I was watching Doraemon since I was child, and I thought it was really interesting and the funniest anime ever. I still watch it sometimes eve though I’m already in…