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The Beckoning Cat Chronicles: Origins and Legends of the Maneki-Neko

manekineko, Japan tradition

Staff’s favourite cafe in Asakusa①~FEBRUARY KITCHEN~

FEBRUARY KITCHEN Asakusa has had a coffee culture for a long time, with many old fashioned coffee shops. Among them, FEB...
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Beneath Our Feet: The Silent Language of Tenji Blocks

Walking through the streets of Japan, there's something you see every day, throughout the day, in many places. Yet, perh...

Valentine’s Day in Japan: A Unique Celebration

Valentine's Day, known in Japanese as "バレンタインデー" (Barentain Dē), is a festive occasion in Japan with a blend of traditio...
TOKYO-Tourist Attraction

Narita City, more than you expect

Tired of boring layovers? Narita, the city that will charm you beyond its airport. Yes, you read that right, there's a w...

Discovering Odaiba: Tokyo’s Island Oasis

Nestled within the serene embrace of Tokyo Bay, Odaiba (お台場) emerges as an artificial island, enticing visitors with a c...
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Setsubun: Winter’s Closing Ceremony

Setsubun, a traditional Japanese festival, holds a special place in the hearts of the Japanese people, signifying the tr...

Monjayaki: Tokyo’s Hidden Local Cuisine

Tokyo. The economic heart and cultural forefront of Japan, you can find nearly anything in this capital city ーand this i...

” Where should I stay ? ” Areas to stay in Tokyo

'Where should I stay in Tokyo?' The hostel staff will introduce you to each accommodation area with their own assessment of the area.

One day Hiking from Asakusa

You may often decide to go hiking on a sunny day. There are many famous mountain climbing and hiking courses in Tokyo, b...

A Spa Experience in Your Bathroom: The Rise of Washlet Innovation

Picture this: a curious traveler, wide-eyed and ready to explore the wonders of Japan, steps into the bathroom of his ho...
TOKYO-Local Foods

Udon Unleashed: A Noodleicious Journey

Embarking on a culinary adventure through the world of Udon is like stepping into the heart of Japanese gastronomic trad...