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Sapporo Snow Festival 2015

Sapporo Snow Festival 2015

There was snow in Tokyo about a week ago, and some of you might expected that  the snow would be piled up. But obviously didn’t. You may still wish to see REAL snow in Tokyo, but it might not be happening in this winter, so I would suggest you to go to the Sapporo Snow [...]

FREE WALKING TOUR “YANAKA” 2/8 1pm-4pm

FREE WALKING TOUR “YANAKA” 2/8 1pm-4pm

Have you been to YANAKA ? YANAKA is an old town anbience reminiscent of Tokyo from past decades. Throughout the district, there is an air of nostalgia and a rustic charm. We have FREE walking tour by Tokyo City Guide Club on 2/8, Send us the following info to the address below. If youwould like [...]

Fishing at swimming pool!? TOSHIMAEN.

Fishing at swimming pool!? TOSHIMAEN.

Let’s go winter fishing! but winter river, lake, sea…  too cold!! and if you want play fishing, we need fishing pole, car, basket, etc…  too much cost! So, my recommend fishing spot is  “Swimming pool”. Some swimming pool is you can rental fishing items, so good for easy fishing and one day trip. My favorite fishing spot is “Toshimaen”, [...]

Kawagoe : A city where you can feel Edo’s breath

Kawagoe : A city where you can feel Edo’s breath

I recommend to you today on this blog a little excursion for all lovers of traditional Japan but have, unfortunately, no time or the budget to visit places such as Kyoto, Nara and Nikko. Today I present the city of Kawagoe! Founded in 1922, Kawagoe (川越) is a city in Saitama prefecture located approximately 30 [...]

Even before Sakura, Japan is already blooming ^^

Even before Sakura, Japan is already blooming ^^

Konnichi wa ! Suddenly the temperatures are getting upper than 10 degrees Celsius and it feels like spring is getting closer. Knowing Japanese people’s taste for seasons passing, they inevitably starts thinking Sakura (桜), the Japanese cherry trees blossom. Each year in late March, the country is carried away by the Hanami mania (花見 / [...]

Fuchu Horserace & Cocktail Tour !

Fuchu Horserace & Cocktail Tour !

February is a month of houserace. Please let us to invite you to Fuchu Racecourse on EVERY SUNDAY(1st, 8th, 15th & 22nd!!!) On the blog updated few days ago,  we offered you an admission ticket, 2 drinks and light meal if you pay 1,200 yen only and that was a great deal. But now, we [...]

Taking a stroll around Monzen-Nakacho and Fukagawa

Taking a stroll around Monzen-Nakacho and Fukagawa

Tokyo is a huge city, but greatly simplifying, we can say that it has two main parts. In its western part can be found recent areas such as Shibuya, Shinjuku, Ikebukuro and others major residential areas. The eastern part of the city is more traditional, with Asakusa, Yanaka, Nihombashi, Ueno, and the “Shitamachi”, the “old [...]

Fiesta Amigo @ Sakura Cafe Ikebukuro

Fiesta Amigo @ Sakura Cafe Ikebukuro

Currently Sakura Cafe Ikebukuro is holding Fiesta Amigo Event!! If you want to feel the cheerful summer in this cold winter please run into Sakura Cafe Ikebukuro!! I am sure these South American Foods will light you up!!! Lomo Saltado 【Peru】   SURINAMESE CURRY【Republic of Suriname】 Silpancho 【Bolivia】   Chilaquiles 【Mexico】 Fiesta Amigo Event Website [...]

New Year Party at our SHOINJINJYA HOUSE today!

New Year Party at our SHOINJINJYA HOUSE today!

New Year Party at our SHOINJINJYA HOUSE with delicious galette from Sakura Cafe Hatagaya and good food from local grocery store nearby! Let’s enjoy NEW YEAR together !!  AKEMASHITE,OMEDETO–!! Tweet

Christmas Illumination at Tokyo Sky Tree.

Christmas Illumination at Tokyo Sky Tree.

On the Christmas Eve, I was at Tokyo Sky Tree. That night was the first time I went into the inside of the sky tree and I was amazed by the young crowds filling the area. As far as I remember, that area used to be one of a few hardcore old-fashioned downtown districts in [...]