BEST PLACES TO SEE CHERRY BLOSSUMS IN TOKYO 1 - Shinjuku Gyoen Closest Station: Shinjuku Station ¥200 Entrance Fee, Open 9:00 - 16:30 2 - Ueno Park Closest Station: Ueno Station Free Admission 3 - Chidorigafuchi Closest Station: Kudanshita Station … Continue reading Cherry Blossum in Tokyo
Hi there, No plan for this weekend? How about a visit to Yokohama? Why, you may ask, well they have one of the biggest chinatown in the world and it is also the Chinese Lunar New Year! The festivities start from February 19th and close on March 5th. You can see the traditional lion … Continue reading Lunar New Year
A hotspring for your feet in Kodaira Groundwater is being diverted up to the surface through a deep well, it is then heated by the excess heat from the nearby wasteplant resulting in a small hotspring. For map and detailed information: http://www.timeout.jp/en/tokyo/venue/23390 Location: Higashiyamato-shi Station Boatride on the Yokojikken River Once every week volunteers bring out … Continue reading Odd ongoings for free around Tokyo
Hi,there!I am Yoshi. You will never leave Japan without visiting "Kombini"(convenience store).I compare services of Big three companies. Seven Eleven Family Mart Lawson Shops in Tokyo 2144 1852 1578 International ATM ✔ Ghibli tickets ✔ Doraemon tickets ✔ Credit card payment ✔ ✔ ✔ Photo copy ✔ ✔ ✔ Event tickets ✔ ✔ ✔ … Continue reading Compare convenience stores in Japan
Our staff Mark is in broadway!Shooting photo for magazine.Our guest Laura is in Fujiya camera! We are looking forward to see how magazine will be!YADOYA Guesthouse for Backpackers Tokyo:http://www.cheap-hostel-tokyo.com/*Dorm bed only 2200yen/night, Private 3,500yen～, cheapest hostel in west Tokyo, Nakano.ドミトリー２２００円、個室3,500円～、東京・中野の安宿・バックパッカー！YADOYA Guesthouse Tokyo for long stay:http://www.cheap-accommodation-tokyo.com/*Dorm bed only 40,000yen/month(including utilities), private room from 43,000yen/month. It`s nice to … Continue reading Shooting for magazine in Nakano
In Tokyo, we have a Tokyo Metropolitan Day on the 1st of October. Many parks, museums are FREE on that day. Here is the list, some of their website without English, if you want to go one of them, and you cannot read in Japanese, please ask at our reception. 1. Hama-rikyu Gardens(浜離宮恩賜庭園) 2. Kyu-Shiba-rikyu Gardens(旧芝離宮恩賜庭園) 3. Koishikawa … Continue reading Free Entrance in Tokyo!
We just make a list for the event, it's for this weekend! Nakano Champloo （中野チャンプルーフェスタ） Date: (Sat.) July 16th - (Sun.) July 17th Time: July 16th=> 12:00~21:00 July 17th=> 11:00~20:00 Place: Nakano Station North area Uminohi（海の灯） Date: (Sun.) July 17th - (Mon.) July 18th Time: 18:30 ~ 22:00 Place: Odaiba(お台場) beach area Kagurazaka Matsuri（神楽坂まつり） Date: … Continue reading Event for this weekend!
This Thursday, July 14th, 2011. There is a culture experience event hold by Association for Nakano International Communications. The fee is 300yen for yukata rental, they will help you to wear it. Yukata is a casual summer kimono in Japan. <<What is yukata?>> You will wear yukata during the event till end, and have … Continue reading 2011 Summer Night Festival experience event!
There are Three Greatest Shinto Festivals in Tokyo! And, one of them will held in this June! It's also one of the three greatest festivals in Japan alongside Kyoto Gion Matsuri, and Osaka Tenjin Matsuri.Here are the three greatest festivals in Tokyo:1. Kanda Matsuri Festival is held on the weekend closest to May 15.2. Sanno … Continue reading Tokyo Event in June, 2011!
We are having difficult time after the earthquake, Tsunami and also the Fukushima nuclear plant trouble.Actually, we are having normal life in Tokyo. I know some media in abroad have very scared news, but most of them are bit too much.Of course, in northern part of Japan, there are still lots of people are in … Continue reading Change of travel advice for Japan (UK)