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Ueno Park walking Tour!

Ueno Park walking Tour!

Konnichiwa Minna-san! I bet you all know the Ueno park right? How about visiting with Experienced guides, and know about the real japanese history about Ueno? You would be able to enjoy this free tour thanks to the Members of PEACE (People’s Educational And Cultural Exchange), which would be very glad to make you the [...]

Have you ever been to Nikko?

Have you ever been to Nikko?

Konnichiwa minna-san! Have you ever been to Nikko? Famous for its natural scenery, and japanese shrines ! Before going to the shrines, you will see the Shinkyou bridge (Sacred bridge at the entrance to Nikko’s shrines.) It is just about few hours from Tokyo in the Tochigi Prefecture with the Tohoku Shinkansen which would cost [...]

Have you ever been to the Ghibli Museum?

Have you ever been to the Ghibli Museum?

Konnichiwa Minna-san! Have you ever been to the famous Ghibli Museum?   For the Miyazaki anime lovers and japan animation lovers, this place is made for you! Known for his famous animations, such as My neighbour Totoro or Laputa and even more, this place is getting a lot of tourists .   How to buy [...]

Japan’s first hedgehog-themed cafe opens in Tokyo

Japan’s first hedgehog-themed cafe opens in Tokyo

Konnichiwa minna-san! Have you ever heard about these cute cafe where you pay for a drink to play with animals? They’re most known as Cat cafe or Dog Cafe, we can sometimes find Owl cafe or Snake Cafe. You can other kind of cafe with lots of animals . Have you ever tried? It is [...]

Have you ever been to an Earthquake simulator?

Konnichiwa Minna-san! Today i will talk about how to get prepared to a disaster! Have you ever been to a Earthquake simulator? In the Ikebukuro Life Saftey Learning Center “Bosaikan” , they instruct how to survive and escape safely from Disasters. In a country where earthquakes are happening often, it is very important to know [...]

Play GO at the Coolest Bar in the Ginza!

Play GO at the Coolest Bar in the Ginza!

[March 27th (Sun.)] Play GO at the Coolest Bar in the Ginza! Learn to play GO, the Japanese board game, at IGO Holdings’ “StandupIGO” party, the only GO/IGO party anywhere in which participants face each other standing up! The “StandupIGO” party will be held at 300BAR NEXT, the coolest bar in the Ginza, a bar [...]

Have you ever tried Organic Food in Japan?

Have you ever tried Organic Food in Japan?

Konnichiwa Minna-san, I hope you are doing well! Today i’m going to talk to you about Organic food in Japan It is a nice opportunity to discover vegetables from Tohoku bokujo (farm), and to eat healthy and no chemical. Just 20 minutes from Shinjuku by train, Hotel Continental Fuchu is a perfect location for business [...]

Yummy yummy : omelette pancake !

Yummy yummy : omelette pancake !

A few days ago, I’ve been to Ikebukuro for a walk ! I went to the famous entertainement and shopping center Sunshine City ! Near we have this premises : IKEBUKURO SUNSHINE CITY → http://www.sakura-house.com/en/B00159/3/room. In this shopping center, there is a delicious “omelette pancake” restaurant that I would like to recommend !! ^3^ It’s called [...]

Convenience stores in Japan “Conbini”

Convenience stores in Japan “Conbini”

Konnichiwa everybody! In Japan you can find nearly every 2 minutes a convenient store, most of them are open 24h and 7/7 These shops are made to be the most convenient possible! Japanese used to call it “conbini” . You can find food, drinks, magazines as you would in a normal store, therefore you can [...]

Running after sweets in Japan: Sweet Marathon

Konnichiwa Minna-san! In Japan where all the calories are strictly written everywhere. Did you know that there is a Sweet Marathon  that has been created for sports and sweets lovers. It is nice for everybody , you can as a spectator eat at the stands and discover many japanese sweets or take part at the [...]