Entries from 9月 2010

木曜日, 9月 30th, 2010

2010 Traveling Shikoku the First Day Matsuyama~Uchiko

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2010 Traveling Shikoku the First Day Matsuyama~Uchiko

Shikoku Area consists 4 prefecture, Tokushima, Kagawa, Ehime, and Kouchi. All of the prefectures are next to the sea and composed of mountains and rivers. The northern Shikoku has Seto Inland Sea and southern has the Pacific Ocean. Here, there are four prefectures with various characteristics. This time, we will stay at Shikoku for 8 [...]

木曜日, 9月 30th, 2010

A Japan photo No.298:Shinjuku

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A Japan photo No.298:Shinjuku

Kabukicho is an entertainment and red-light district in Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan.

木曜日, 9月 30th, 2010

A Japan photo No.297:Shinjuku

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A Japan photo No.297:Shinjuku

水曜日, 9月 29th, 2010

A Japan photo No.296:Shinjuku

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A Japan photo No.296:Shinjuku

水曜日, 9月 29th, 2010

A Japan photo No.295:Yamanote Line

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A Japan photo No.295:Yamanote Line

火曜日, 9月 28th, 2010

A Japan photo No.294:Shinjuku

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A Japan photo No.294:Shinjuku

火曜日, 9月 28th, 2010

A Japan photo No.292:Shinjuku

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A Japan photo No.292:Shinjuku

火曜日, 9月 28th, 2010

A Diary of Fishing-Kanazawa Hakkei

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A Diary of Fishing-Kanazawa Hakkei

Japan is surrounded by waters. According to the White Paper of Leisure 2007, 12.9 million people, about 10% of the whole population, enjoy fishing. Fishing is indeed one of the most popular sports in Japan.
This time, I tried to fish saurels, which they say is relatively easy for beginners during summer and early fall. Small [...]

火曜日, 9月 28th, 2010

A Japan photo No.293:Shinjuku

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A Japan photo No.293:Shinjuku

月曜日, 9月 27th, 2010

Rakugo experience

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Rakugo experience

The other day, I visited the Shinjuku Suehirotei which is a theater for rakugo, a traditional Japanese verbal entertainment.
Though I have seen rakugo on Television before, this was the first time I saw it live on stage.
Shinjuku Suehirotei is of the four rakgo jouseki in Tokyo. A jouseki is a permanent entertainment hall made especially [...]