Culture

yotsuya oiwa inari tamiya shrine
2018.01.15 NEW
Oiwa Inari Tamiya Jinja, a shrine connected to one of Japan’s most famous ghost stories “Yotsuya Kaidan”
Japan has a tradition of ghost stories dating from the Edo period and if you’ve been here before you
2018.01.02
Dive into the history of Arakicho experiencing the U-shaped town
Tokyo is a city with elevation of the floor varying in different locations (?) When you look at the
2017.12.12
Where you can find the traces of Edo,Meiji and Showa period
The town was the residence of a powerful Japanese feudal lord in the Edo period Araki town, which i
2017.12.11
Enjoy the remains of the Showa period left in Arakicho
A town which continues to leave its history remaining, Arakicho In recent years, there has been som
2017.12.10
Explore the finest restaurants in the back alleys of Arakicho
How the alleys of Arakicho is formed “路地の名店” (finest restaurants in the back alleys) is a phrase us
2017.10.11
Many slopes, temples and shrines, and the maze-like back alleys of the gourmet area; Yotsuya Arakicho and temple district in Shinjuku.
Are you aware that the area around Yotsuya-sanchome station in Shinjuku has a lot to see? Located a
鬼瓦
2017.04.14
Let’s find Onigawara! A part of traditional Japanese architecture at temples in Nara!
When visiting temples in Nara Prefecture, you’ll see ‘Onigawara’ on the roof tops and on the ends of
2017.04.13
Feel the Samurai soul and learn how to use Samurai sword in Japanese traditional martial art “Iai”!!
Ryusei-kan(龍正館) aims to pass down the Japanese traditional culture and spirit correctly by Iai-do an
blood type
2017.03.31
What's Your Blood Type?
Do you believe in horoscopes, tarot cards, or palm reading? Every culture has its own way of fortune
大麻(オオヌサ)
2017.03.30
The mystery of Ōnusa (大麻) used in Shinto rituals.
Ōnusa (大麻) is a tool used for purification at Shinto religious services. Ōnusa (大麻) can also be read
asagaya_street
2017.03.23
This is a very cool, subcultural place... let’s go to Asagaya Anime Street!
I’m going to introduce anime spots where you can enjoy Japanese subculture in Tokyo. The Suginami W
kisaburo
2017.02.09
Kimono innovator KISABURO shows the neo-kimono style to the world and to a new generation!
Kisaburo is the fourth generation of “Iwamoto Wasai”, a kimono tailor shop that started its business
2017.02.07
Great places to see cherry blossoms in Fukuoka! Tochoji temple and Maizuru Park
When you hear the phrase “Spring time in Japan”, what do you think of? Yes, it’ll be Sakura, or ch
2017.02.04
Sakura cherry blossom forecast 2017 in Japan
【Last Updated: 21 Apr.】 Tadaima Japan will inform you on the cherry blossom forecast for spring 201
2017.01.24
Japanese umeboshi plums are full of health and beauty!
The umeboshi are very common pickles in Japan. I'll introduce the effects of umeboshi and how to en