koume

koume


Hi, I am Koume. I’m originally from Fukuoka and currently living in Tokyo. I have lived in Australia, the Philippines, and Cambodia for several years. Through my life abroad, I have rediscovered the beauty of Japan. I hope my articles will be a helpful resource for both Japanese and foreign visitors.

Articles

Meiji Jingu
2016.08.18
Meiji Jingu (Shinto Shrine) is a Michelin 3-star tourist destination in Tokyo
Meiji Jingu, which see’s some of the most people during New Year’s in Japan, never ceases to attract tourists from around the world. There are many tr
Akihabara
2016.07.09
We interviewed people in Akihabara, the mecca for electronics and Otaku!
Akihabara is famous for it’s many electronics stores, anime, videogames, and idols. It’s attracting attention from Otaku, people who are enthusiastic
hitachi
2016.05.26
4.5 million flowers under the clear sky next to the ocean! Hitachi Seaside Park
Hitachi Seaside Park is located in Hitachinaka city in Ibaraki Prefecture. There are seasonal events where you can view beautiful seasonal flowers in
2016.05.26
A Flower park chosen as one of the top 10 dream destinations in the world!
Ashikaga Flower Park is suggested by CNN as being identical to the spiritual Tree of Souls in the movie, “Avatar”. There’s a large, 150-year-old wiste
leather01
2016.05.14
Japanese Leather craftsmen who produce some of the best quality leather in the world. [Fujitoyo Factory]
This time the Tadaima Japan Editorial team visited the Fujitoyo Factory, which processes exotic leather such as crocodile, python, and lizard; from st
日暮里繊維街Main
2016.05.10
Nippori Seni-gai Street, where you can experience Nippori downtown life and atmosphere. Check out the cheap clothing!
Yanaka Ginza has recently become more popular as a touristic destination. Have you ever heard of Nippori Seni-gai, located on the opposite side of Yan
Exterior of Marugoto Nippon
2016.05.06
Authentic specialties from all over Japan are in Asakusa! 【Marugoto Nippon】
The shopping mall, Marugoto Nippon is located by the famous Sensoji Temple. This mall specializes in selling hidden specialties from all over Japan, i
ningyocho
2016.04.23
Let’s stroll around town in a Kimono! Ningyo Town and its traditional Japanese culture.
The Tadaima Japan Editorial Team visited Ningyo-cho with K, who was visiting Japan for the very first time. From a healthy tofu lunch, a relaxing park