Culture

2018.05.18 NEW
What to do in Tokyo this week? May 21 - May 27
Food, beer, yoga and traditional festivals... there are plenty of events to chose from this week ! W
2018.05.17 NEW
A walk around ‘Your name’ real-life locations and related places in Yotsuya, Tokyo (Part 1)
Did you know that most Tokyo locations that can be seen in ‘You name’ are real places that you can v
2018.04.17
The Goshuincho: A Necessity for Japan Travel Enthusiasts
When it comes to things that I wish I had known before visiting (and eventually moving to) Japan, th
2018.03.11
How to choose a good “Nihonshu” or Japanese sake?
When one thinks of Japan, one thinks of Japanese sake. If you are visiting Japan, you’ll certainly w
2018.03.04
Stay at our ryokan and learn how to cook onigiri with a Japanese mom!
Onigiri、often described in English as ‘rice balls’ are hard to miss if you come to Japan. You will f
2018.03.03
Wearing the tradition: the experience of being dressed in a kimono
Kimono is probably one of the most famous Japanese words, an emblem of the traditional Japanese cult
2018.02.16
My stay at Tadaima Japan Shinjuku Ryokan
You’ve probably heard about it: Tadaima Japan has opened its own ryokan at the end of last year in t
2018.02.10
The Shinjuku Historical Museum: a nicely arranged museum with interesting exhibits of Tokyo’s past
If you’re stuck in Tokyo on a rainy day, how about visiting a museum and learning about the history
2018.01.23
The Art and Manner of Bathing in Japan
‘Do you prefer taking a shower or a bath?’ If you have the opportunity to communicate with Japanes
2018.01.15
Tadaima Japan 1st photography contest
The theme is ‘The Japan that I love most’. Send us your best picture that shows your love for Japane
yotsuya oiwa inari tamiya shrine
2018.01.15
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