Things to do in Kanto, Japan

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2017.01.10 NEW
The search for the secret to making handmade balloons at Marusa Saito Gom Co. Ltd.!
Balloons are well known by everyone, since childhood. Did you play with water balloons with your f
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2017.01.09
Let’s see the Awa dance at the Shinkoiwa Lumiere Shopping Arcade!
I’ll introduce one of the biggest new year's events, Kurabiraki (蔵開き), held on January 15th at the S
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2017.01.08
One of the largest bargain markets in Japan, “Boro-ichi” in the Setagaya Ward in Tokyo!
Boro-ichi bargain market is held 4 times a year along Boro-ichi street close to Setagaya station and
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2017.01.06
Japanese traditional festivals and local specialties will gather at Tokyo Dome! “Furusato Matsuri Tokyo 2017"
“Furusato Matsuri Tokyo” is held every January at Tokyo Dome in Bunkyo Ward, Tokyo. From January 7t
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2017.01.03
Don’t miss the Hokusai masterpieces, on display for a limited-time!
Do you know the ukiyo-e artist, Katsushika Hokusai? His enticing life and diverse artwork, spannin
the Shinkoiwa Lumiere Shopping Arcade
2016.12.29
Fun! Cute! Delicious! Tips for shopping at the Shinkoiwa Lumiere Shopping Arcade.
The Shinkoiwa Lumiere Shopping Arcade is located at the south exit of Shinkoiwa Station on the JR Sō
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2016.12.27
Cute and stylish handmade balloons are very popular among children and adults!
Nowadays, mechanization in global manufacturing progresses, and various products around us are mass-
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2016.12.22
Let’s celebrate the New Year with a SAMURAI ceremony using real Japanese swords and a Sake Party!
Have you ever seen the ritual of purification using a real Japanese sword and a performance with tra
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2016.12.17
The annual fabric dyeing festival, “Some no Komichi”
Every February an event known as “Some no Komichi” (染の小道) turns the river and streets of Nakai town
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2016.12.04
Don’t miss the Oshinari shopping street next to the Tokyo Sky Tree tower.
The Oshinari shopping street is located in front of the Tokyo Sky Tree tower. The locals are very fr
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2016.11.30
See the parade of Samurai in the town associated with Yoshida Shoin!
Shōin-Jinjamae is a town about a 30-minute train ride from Shibuya. There are about 150 shops that s
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2016.11.25
Ukiyo-e art, Edo food, and Sumo, Ryōgoku is full of Entertainment!
Ryōgoku was the area where the ordinary people of Edo gathered. Their culture has been passed down t
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2016.11.22
Discovering fascinating felines around Gotokuji, Tokyo’s ‘Maneki Neko Town’
Maneki neko, or ‘beckoning cats’ are lucky charms that can be seen in shops and restaurants througho
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2016.11.20
Shaved ice is very in at the moment in Shimokitazawa, a hip quartier of Tokyo!
Shimokitazawa is the town that mixes up different attractions like music, food, and secondhand cloth
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2016.11.18
Walk around in the autumn leaves of Tokyo. Photos of six selected spots!
Look at the beautiful autumn photos and find your favorite sites to visit!