Asakusa and Hanayashiki

Asakusa Hanayashiki is the oldest amusement park in Japan and Hana-Yashiki means flower(Hana)-residence(Residence).  Now we can ride Roller coaster and Space shot. But originally, it was park where civilians enjoyed seeing plum blossoms and cherry blossoms.  I

What to do in Tokyo – Bon Odori in Tsukiji

There was a Bon-Odori (Bon fetival dance) held in my town yesterday.  Many stalls appeared on the lane as usual.  People were having food, drinks and playing games. It is a fun even for me to stroll among the busy stalls in the summer evening.  There is a famous saying in Japan, “The best timeContinue reading “What to do in Tokyo – Bon Odori in Tsukiji”

The Heatwave in Japan,2019

Just as soon as the rainy season ended on July 29th in Tokyo, the heatwave has arrived. It is unbearable even for the Japanese who have gotten used to such hot summer days. To the tourist especially from Europe or Canada, this fierce heat could do harm. Please take care of your body and takeContinue reading “The Heatwave in Japan,2019”