Kenichiro Asai

Kenichiro Asai

Writer


I’m a wanderer who suddenly found himself working as a writer. I normally teach junior high school students at a preparatory school.

Articles

Shiraito Falls
2016.03.26
Let’s relax at Shiraito Falls in Shizuoka Prefecture after visiting Mt. Fuji!
There are several waterfalls called Shiraito in Japan, and the most famous is in Shizuoka Prefecture
Togakushi Shrine
2016.02.01
Let’s tour spiritual places at Togakushi Shrine.
You are sure to be happy with the 5 benefits of this shrine! This time I’d like to introduce Toga
Kagami-ike
2015.12.25
Mystical “Kagami-ike” will astonish you!
The beauty of Mt. Togakushi created by nature. The name, Kagami-ike, or “Mirror Lake” explains ever
Kannako Dam
2015.11.21
Shimokubo Dam in Saitama Prefecture, where you can view the beautiful winter cherry blossoms and autumn foliage.
If you like nature, visit Shimokubo Dam! Most of the land in Japan is very mountainous and electr
IMG_0085
2015.08.12
"The Hiroshima Gokoku Shrine" is strongly associated with carp.
https://youtu.be/pFwSxlght2g One outstanding shrine in the Chugoku area We dropped by Hiroshima Go
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Pork cutlets and vegetable slewers
2015.07.13
Try Osaka’s specialty,“Kushikatsu,”skewered pork cutlets at Darma restaurant!
Darma is where kushikatsu originated. Kushikatsu is a dish made of skewered deep fried pork cutle
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okinawa, kyoda
2015.06.03
Why not take a long rest "Kyoda", Japan’s best wayside rest area.
Japan’s new sightseeing spot. We have introduced many places to sightsee in Japan, but this might
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Nakijin castle
2015.06.02
Nakijin Castle, where a sense of ancient Okinawa can be felt
It was designated as one of the “Gusuku Sites and Related Properties of the Kingdom of Ryukyu” i
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the sea
2015.06.01
You can easily access the Okinawan Island, Kourijima, by car.
Let’s drop by an isolated Island! If you are thinking to yourself, “I’d love to go to an isolat
title_takanazaki
2015.05.04
Another ‘side’ of Hateruma Island can be seen from "Takanazaki" Point
Feel the kindness and harshness of nature. Having previously introduced Hateruma Island’s beaut
karuta
2015.01.06
“Karuta” brings back your childhood innocence!
There are many kinds of games played during Japan’s New Year. We have many “Oshogatsu” games to
kadomatsu
2014.12.23
Towers of pine and bamboo: Kadomatsu decoration, a tradition of the Japanese New Year’s Holiday
Kadomatsu is a decoration with three cut pieces of bamboo and pine for the Japanese New Year’s holid
sankakupark
2014.12.05
Do you know where “Tako-yaki” paradise is in Osaka? Answer: Sankaku Park
You can fully enjoy these octopus dumplings or, “Tako-yaki” in Sankaku Park! Tako-yaki can be
namero00
2014.10.24
Please try it if you don’t like raw fish, “Namero,” the local food of Chiba
Let’s try Namero and conquer your dislike of raw fish! Some people don’t like raw fish even t
hakata01
2014.10.07
Feel free to enjoy the craftsmanship at the “Hakata Traditional Craft and Design Museum”
The modest exterior appearance provides a sense of Japanese elegance As the name suggests, the "