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Taiko Group Drum Tao Will Rock Tokyo With a New Performance This Autumn

Taiko Group Drum Tao Will Rock Tokyo With a New Performance This Autumn

A new and exciting entertainment show is going to overcome you with its energy this autumn 2017. From September 16 to October 29 the innovative tai...

Nakano Broadway, a Charmingly Retro Subculture Mecca in Tokyo

Tokyo Subculture Mecca: Nakano Broadway

How would Akihabara look if it was all condensed into one building? The answer lies in the colorful distr...

Secrets of a Beer Town: Discover the Roots of Ebisu

Secrets of a Beer Town: Discover the Roots of Ebisu

Which came first, the beer or the district? Surprisingly, in this case it was the beer. Located in Tokyo&...

High Class Traveling in Ginza: a One-Day Plan

High Class Traveling in Ginza: a One-Day Plan

Ginza is a shopping district in Tokyo, mostly known for its high concentration of western brand luxury s...

Tokyo Hip Neighborhoods: Nakameguro

A Day in Nakameguro: Of Cherry Blossoms, Hip Cafes and Small Dogs

The name of this quiet Tokyo district usually evokes two things in people's minds: popular cherry b...

For Stationery Lovers! Bunbougu Cafe in Omotesando

Bunbougu Cafe, Where Stationery Lovers Find Their Wonderland

Tokyo is a city where you can find everything. From the mainstream trends to the most unknown niche. If yo...

Stay at Taiyoji, an Isolated Buddhist Temple Just Outside Tokyo

Stay at Taiyoji, an Isolated Buddhist Temple Just Outside Tokyo

Imagine an ancient Buddhist temple perched on top of a mountain. Surrounded by nature and peace, away fr...

Explore Kagurazaka, Where France Meets Traditional Japan

Explore Kagurazaka, Where France Meets Traditional Japan

Kagurazaka's history is quite unique. In the Edo period it flourished as a hanamachi, a geisha town...

10 Secrets You'll Want to Experience in Oboke and Iya

10 Secrets You'll Want to Experience in Oboke and Iya

Deep within the Shikoku mountains, there is Oboke and Iya. This place is a secluded village surrounded b...

Get to Know a Buddhist Nun at a Local Temple

Get to Know a Buddhist Nun at a Local Temple

If you had to choose, what words would you use to describe Buddhism in Japan? After visiting some of the fa...

A Beginner’s Guide to Sento

A Beginner’s Guide to Sento

by guest writer Stephanie Crohin (sento journalis)Sento or public bathhouses are an attractive part o...