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

manekineko, Japan tradition
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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...
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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...
TOKYO & TOKYO-OASIS

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 & TOKYO-OASIS

Seijin no Hi, or Coming of Age Day

Seijin no Hi, or Coming of Age Day, is a significant celebration in Japan that marks the transition from adolescence to ...
TOKYO-Local Culture

Discover Tokyo’s Hidden Gem: The Tranquil Gardens of Hotel Chinzanso

Tokyo, a city renowned for its vibrant energy and modern marvels, is also home to hidden treasures waiting to be explore...
TOKYO-Local Culture

Gachapon Delights: Exploring Japan’s Capsule Toy Craze

If you've ever wondered why the Japanese are so obsessed with those magical toy machines you find on every corner, you'r...
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10 live webcams which make you feel Tokyo 

10 live webcams which you can watch Tokyo live! Hostel staff in Tokyo introduce the live streams with description of each spot.