Entries from 5月 2011

火曜日, 5月 31st, 2011

Finding Kyoto’s Charm Once Again

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Finding Kyoto’s Charm Once Again

In Kyoto, there are many famous tourist sights such as Kinkaku-ji, Kiyomizu-dera, and Ginkaku-ji. However, this time we will introduce another appealing spots that are close to the main sightseeing area. It will be nice to head to the other direction when the major places are crowded.
■Honen-in
The major sightseeing spot in Higashiyama are Ginkaku-ji [...]

月曜日, 5月 30th, 2011

Shibuya Guide

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Shibuya Guide

With 109, a tower where the leading fashion of young ladies gathers, as a symbol, Shibuya is a place where fashion brands of all ages gathers and introducing the latest culture.
Hachi-ko
Hachiko status is the most famous place to meet up with friends.
This dog is the one that was featured in the movie “Hachiko: A [...]

日曜日, 5月 29th, 2011

A Japan photo No.584:Shinagawa

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A Japan photo No.584:Shinagawa

土曜日, 5月 28th, 2011

Mariko I Love KOBE exhibition

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Mariko I Love KOBE exhibition

An exhibition held at GALERIES Passage in Sannomiya, Kobe from July 8th to 15th by an university student designer, Mariko due to this Japanese earthquake at Tohoku area.

土曜日, 5月 28th, 2011

A Japan photo No.583:Kitasenju

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A Japan photo No.583:Kitasenju

木曜日, 5月 26th, 2011

Tea making experience “Inokura tea garden”

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Tea making experience “Inokura tea garden”

Nara prefecture is known for the land of the origin of Japan’s tea.
About an hour drive from the center of Nara city where the Toudaiji and Koufukuji are built, is Tsugigase area famous for its prune also famous for its growing area of Japan tea.

The tea garden that was awarded for being first ranked in [...]

水曜日, 5月 25th, 2011

A Japan photo No.581:Kitasenju

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A Japan photo No.581:Kitasenju

火曜日, 5月 24th, 2011

A Japan photo No.582:Kitasenju

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A Japan photo No.582:Kitasenju

火曜日, 5月 24th, 2011

Sakura Photo 2011 Hirosaki Night Sakura

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Sakura Photo 2011 Hirosaki Night Sakura

月曜日, 5月 23rd, 2011

Hirosaki Park Sakura

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Hirosaki Park Sakura

One of Tohoku’s two big Sakuras, Hirosaki Park’s Sakura. Its unique characteristics are that by using the apple’s prune techniques, from one bud twice as much flowers blossom. Hirosaki’s sakura front is usually at the end of April. This year, because it was still cold in April, the front came during the time of golden [...]