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Is It a Sci-Fi Starship? No, It’s One of Tokyo’s Most Unique Temples!

There are many architecturally brilliant buildings all over Japan, ranging from old to modern structures. One of such is the Reiyukai Shakaden (霊友会釈迦殿) temple located in central Tokyo (東京) in proximity to the Tokyo Tower (東京タワー). It is a modern temple built in the shape of a sci-fi starship with a striking black exterior. It…

Discover the Unique Umami Flavor at Japan’s First Umami Burger Restaurant

I was personally surprised to find out that this burger restaurant had not yet arrived in Japan, but there is now a new store in Aoyama (青山)! An Umami Burger shop opened for the first time in Aoyama on March 24th, 2017. This burger chain is focused on creating burgers that pull out the “umami”…

Are You an Adventurous Foodie? Then this Extremely Unique Restaurant in Tokyo is a Must!

If you consider yourself an adventurous foodie, then this article is for you! “Les Créations de Narisawa” will give you a stunningly unique experience and is based around innovative French cuisine lead by Japanese chef and owner, Narisawa Yoshihiro. luxosustentavel.wordpress.com/ The restaurant menu theme is “omakase” or “leave it to the chef” which means there…

Splash out on Exquisitely Delicious Seafood with a View at Fish Bank Tokyo!

If you love all things seafood and would like plenty of quality dishes to choose from, then be sure to check out Fish Bank Tokyo in Shiodome City Center. This restaurant serves carefully selected fresh seafood from all over the world. The dishes on the menu have also been prepared in a using a modern…

Cafe Kitsune: A Chic Place to Eat in Tokyo Produced By a French Brand

I had heard about this cafe multiple times from my friends who work around the Aoyama area, and I had been interested in it for a while. I finally got the chance to go the other day and it was definitely just as good as my friends had told me it would be. blog.glam.jp/ The…

Art in Park Hotel Tokyo: The Perfect March Event for All Art Lovers!

There is a new art fair that is being held in Tokyo in March this year and will be held at Park Hotel Tokyo. While it is not the first hotel-based art fair in Japan, it isn’t a common occurrence which makes it even more of a worthwhile experience. The first hotel-based art fair was…

Step into the Tale of the Historical 47 Ronin Vendetta at Sengaku-Ji Temple!

If you’ve heard of the 47 loyal Ronin, you must have also heard of the Sengaku-ji Temple where their graves can be found. It is a Buddhist Temple located in the neighborhood of Takanawa, Tokyo which was considered as one of the three major temples in the Edo Era together with Seishoji Temple and Sosenji…

Happoen Garden, the hidden ambience of Tokyo

Japan is a country of nature. It has plenty of beautiful landscapes that are worth discovering. It is said that Japan is the runaway place for those who want to unwind with the help of nature. Why? Well, here is one of the thousands of reasons why. Happoen Garden r.gnavi.co.jp/ hisandhersphoto.com/ Happo-en (which means a…

KuruMania! Crazy For Cars Made In Japan

Japanese Cars Japan has astounded the world by the skills and expertise it possesses in car (kuruma) building. Toyota, Honda, Nissan and the list is endless. Along with Germany and USA, Japan is a leader in manufacturing good quality cars for various price ranges and with various facilities. Here is a list of the world…