Read Our Blog

Carp Streamers on Children’s Day

Children’s Day in Japan

0
Kodomo No Hi – Children’s Day in a Nutshell Fish-shaped streamers (windsocks) flowing in the wind, kids playing with origami samurai hats, purple irises growing…
Eating Japanese food in Kanto- a group shares multiple plates of food

Flavors of Kanto

0
From the top-notch Michelin-starred restaurants of Tokyo, over festival-exclusive sushi and sweets, to locally sourced specialties of weird fish, the Kanto area and its prefectures…
A crowded Tokyo street at night

In a Nutshell: Tokyo Metropolitan Area

0
Once upon a time, it was known as “808 villages”: numerous towns on marshy land, all connected into a conurbation. It’s not so different today…