Entries Tagged as 'Setagaya'

火曜日, 1月 24th, 2012

Snow in Tokyo 23.01.2012

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Snow in Tokyo 23.01.2012

We had snow in Tokyo last night.

木曜日, 1月 27th, 2011

Setagaya Boroichi Market

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Setagaya Boroichi Market

In Setagaya, Tokyo, there is a free market that has been lasting for 430 years. It is called “Boroichi”
The origin is a tax-free market and used cloths and tools were sold and bought a lot. Since used cloths or worn out cloths are called “boro” in Japanese, the market is called “Boroichi”.

Boroishi is held every [...]

火曜日, 11月 23rd, 2010

Ramen Festa at Komazawa Park

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Ramen Festa at Komazawa Park

On November 3rd to 7th, “Tokyo Ramen Show 2010” was performed at the plaza of Komazawa Olympic Park in Setagaya, where many ramen shops from all over Japan came to exhibit their ramen.

This is the second time that Tokyo Ramen Show took place. The first time was last year’s May, and though it was raining, [...]

土曜日, 6月 19th, 2010

Komazawa Park Walk

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Komazawa Park Walk

The Komazawa Park is the perfect place to jog or take a walk. Going to the gym or pool is alright, but going to the park on a nice day to do some cycling is even better. With plans and flowers in the area, the peacefulness of nature in the middle of the city can [...]