Visit: Charming Towns

FotorCreated
2016.04.06
A ‘must-do’ when you visit Matsue: Japanese tea ceremonies
Experiencing Japanese culture can be costly at times, but there is no way you can leave Matsue without experiencing sado, or Japanese tea ceremony! Le
yanaka
2016.04.05
Interview with tourists at Yanaka, TOKYO (Includes shop information in Yanaka and Tokyo)
Tadaima Japan editorial team went to Yanaka Ginza (a shopping district has Nostalgia in Tokyo). We met some tourists and talked to them about Yanaka a
Hakata Kawabata Shopping Street
2016.03.03
The nostalgic, Hakata Kawabata Shopping Street in Fukuoka
Hello! It’s HIDE from “BURA BURA FUKUOKA”. Today, I’d like to introduce you to an area called Kawabata. Tenjin is famous for it’s many of malls and b
shitamati
2016.02.23
You can experience the daily life of Tokyo locals in Shitamachi.
Shitamachi is attracting more and more tourists because it’s areas have a special atmosphere owing to their long, age-old history.
The Hachiman-bori Canal and Vories Museum
2016.02.08
A typical classic Japanese town that welcomed Western culture about 100 years ago. 【Omihachiman】
A popular filming location for Japanese Samurai dramas’ Omihachiman is an old, historical city in Shiga prefecture to the east of Kyoto. A nephew o
Tsukudaya
2016.02.05
Tsukudaya, an old Japanese guest house on Oki Island, Shimane Prefecture.
A 120-year-old house converted into a guesthouse Tsukudaya used to be the home of a village leader. It was reformed into a guesthouse and was dif
Kamejikan
2016.01.16
Kamejikan in Kamakura offers great moments within the sea and mountains.
Quality time at Kamejikan in Kamakura! Today, I’d like to introduce to you a guesthouse in Kamakura, a seaside town that can be accessed from Tokyo
Tea house
2015.12.16
A street for history in Kyoto, ”Byodoin Omotesando” is a must see.
The keyword in Uji city is 茶, or ‘tea’. If you visit Byodoin Omotesando street, you will often see the Japanese character 茶, pronounced ‘cha’. It m
GLITH COFEE & ROASTERS
2015.12.07
Have more fun in Jimbocho, the town for second hand books!
Classical atmosphere at its best. Visit GLITH COFFEE & ROASTERS. This café just opened in April of 2015. Its atmosphere is open to the street throu
dogo onsen
2015.12.04
It’s like a world in a Japanese movie! Dogo Onsen in Ehime Prefecture is the best place for a winter visit in Japan!
It has a strong connection with the Japanese novelist, Soseki Natsume. Soseki Natsume is one of the most famous novelists in Japan. This hot spring
Shinsekai
2015.11.15
Great sightseeing in Shinsekai, Osaka!
It’s like Paris! Have you heard about Shinsekai, or “The new world in Osaka”? It’s a mixture of the essence of New York and Paris. The amusement pa
Tokugawa Yoshinobu’s cemetery
2015.11.02
Take a walk in the Yanaka Cemetery, where the last Shogun, Tokugawa Yoshinobu rests in peace. (Tokyo)
Welcome to Edo and it’s old world nostalgia. What do you imagine when hearing the word Tokyo? Some might imagine cutting-edge technology, young peo
The Gingko festival
2015.10.29
【AUTUMN】See Tokyo’s best autumn foliage at Jinguu Gaien! “The Gingko festival” has breathtaking beauty.
The golden road with its 146 Ginkgo trees is a must-see! The largest attraction of this festival is the street and its beautiful, yellow ginkgo t
Komachi-dori
2015.10.18
3 food shops you should visit in Komachi-dori, the must-go shopping street in Kamakura!
The “Must-Go” place in Kamakura: Komachi Dori Street Great for shopping and eating with over 19 million visits each year!
A Koedo street.
2015.10.15
Strolling around Kawagoe’s retro “Koedo”, featured in the anime, “Kamisama Kiss”!
Kawagoe’s appeal is its warehouse style architecture! Many of you have heard the word “edo”. As you know it refers to a period between 1603〜1868