土曜日, 6月 29th, 2013

Robot Restaurant: It’s Mecha Fun

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Robot Restaurant: It’s Mecha Fun

Anyone looking for the Robot Restaurant in Kabukicho won’t be able to miss it. Even amongst the brash neon signs of Sakura-dori, it stands out with its blindingly sparkly signs proclaiming ROBOT RESTAURANT. Or you could just look for the dinosaur in front of the restaurant.
Contrary to its name, the Robot Restaurant is not [...]

月曜日, 5月 20th, 2013

Walking Tour ~ Saitama Prefecture: Kounosu, Gyoda, Yoshimi Part2

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Walking Tour ~ Saitama Prefecture: Kounosu, Gyoda, Yoshimi Part2

Next, I headed to Kounosu Flower Center, one of Japan’s top class producers of flowers, with many horticultural famers scattered across the Center.

Here at the Flower Center, flowers gathered from not only within the city but also from all over Japan for wholesale. There are spaces for tours, allowing visitors to see what kind of [...]

木曜日, 5月 9th, 2013

Walking Tour ~ Saitama Prefecture: Kounosu, Gyoda, Yoshimi Part1

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Walking Tour ~ Saitama Prefecture: Kounosu, Gyoda, Yoshimi Part1

Taking a stroll in a place where there are stores with tradition. This time, we take you to Kounosu-shi, a city famous for its flowers and doll production, and two others, Gyoda-shi and Yoshimi-shi, which display Japanese history with ancient tombs and remains.
Kounosu-si, found in the center of Eastern Saitama at the North end of [...]

水曜日, 5月 1st, 2013

Tokyo Rainbow Pride 2013

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Tokyo Rainbow Pride 2013

If you want to have a gay old time in Tokyo, there’s no better event to crash than Tokyo Rainbow Pride. Last Sunday we hopped on a train to Harajuku and made our way to Yoyogi Park, where the participants congregated post-parade to watch the performances, browse the booths and take lots of photos of [...]

月曜日, 4月 8th, 2013

Biei Winter Guide

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Biei Winter Guide

The vast lands of Hokkaido in the wintertime get covered with silver snow. Amongst all, Biei has an exceptional view and is used in TV dramas and movies. The unique landscape created by the volcanic eruption of the Tokachidake Mountains turns white with snow. Pine and poplar trees that scatter the land complete the picture [...]

月曜日, 4月 1st, 2013

Night Sakura Photo 2013 Chidorigafuchi

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Night Sakura Photo 2013 Chidorigafuchi

日曜日, 3月 31st, 2013

Sakura Photo 2013 Ueno Park

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Sakura Photo 2013 Ueno Park

土曜日, 3月 30th, 2013

Sakura Photo 2013 Nekojarashi Park

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Sakura Photo 2013 Nekojarashi Park

金曜日, 3月 29th, 2013

Sakura Photo 2013 Komazawa Park

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Sakura Photo 2013 Komazawa Park

木曜日, 3月 28th, 2013

Sakura Photo 2013 Fukasawa

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Sakura Photo 2013 Fukasawa