Entries Tagged as 'Tsukiji'

月曜日, 6月 21st, 2010

Tsukiji Outer Market

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Tsukiji Outer Market

The Tsukiji Market has plenty to see, like the tuna auctions and the numerous sushi restaurants, but the outer area is a good sightseeing spot as well. At the north end of the market, there are shops lined up which deal with marine products, as well as restaurants.
Shops that sell fish, meat, dried goods, as [...]

土曜日, 5月 29th, 2010

Daiwa Sushi – Tsukiji

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Daiwa Sushi – Tsukiji

After watching the tuna auctions, it’s on to the main area. The time is 6:00am, but that doesn’t stop people from lining up. Weekends even see line-ups forming before shops open. What attract people to Tsukiji’s sushi are the price and the freshness. For a third to a quarter of what you would pay for [...]

金曜日, 5月 21st, 2010

Tsukiji- Tuna Auction Observation Trip

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Tsukiji- Tuna Auction Observation Trip

At Tsukiji Fish Market, Japan’s “kitchen,” it is possible to watch frozen tuna be auctioned off. This market is popular among foreign tourists, but because of the hindrance it caused, the auction stopped allowing sightseers to enter and watch for the month of December in 2009. For the first time in a month, JAPAN TWO’s [...]