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scissors with designs based on Evangelion

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Scissors with designs based on Evangelion in Seki City in Gifu Prefecture!

A Town of Cutlery, Seki City in Gifu Prefecture Seki’s samurai swords, crea…

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Kumamoto Prefecture

Located in the central area of Kyushu Island, Kumamoto Prefecture is rich i…
the Nintoku-tenno-ryo Kofun

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“Mozu-Furuichi Kofungun, Ancient Tumulus Clusters” to be registered on the World Heritage List

Mozu-Furuichi Kofungun, located in the southern part of Osaka Prefecture, i…

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Kanda-matsuri Festival for the first year of Reiwa was held!

Shinko-sai Ritual for Kanda-matsuri Festival On the sunny day of May 11, th…
kandamatsuri

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Here are must-see things at Kanda Matsuri Festival!

Kanda Matsuri in the 1st year of Reiwa Along with Gion Matsuri in Kyoto and…
Higashi-Murayama Tourist Goshuin-cho Stamp Rally

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Higashi-Murayama City Half-day Trip

I took part in the monitor tour of “Higashi-Murayama Marutto Otegaru (“Whol…
reiwa and suga

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Congratulations! New gengo (era name) “Reiwa”

From Heisei to Reiwa On May 1, 2019, the Japanese era name, called “gengo,”…

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[Trip Report] Experiencing the History of Ibaraki (Part 2) at Kasama and Makabe

We participated in a two-day monitor trip to experience the history of Ibar…

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“ENGLISH×Japanese Sake”–Introducing the Charm of Japanese Sake to Foreigners

On February 28 (Thur), 2019,“ENGLISH×Japanese Sake Lesson” was held in Roya…

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History Trip in Ibaraki (Part one): Kodokan and Kairakuen

From Feb. 7 through 8, we went on a monitor trip to experience the history …

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Japan’s largest oden festival! “Shizuoka Oden Fair 2019”

The “Shizuoka Oden Fair 2019” will be held at Aoba Symbol Road in Shizuoka …

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“Hina Dolls” displayed on the 118 steps in Izu-Inatori

The Hinadan-kazari (hina dolls displayed on the steps) Festival takes place…

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Exhibition “HOKUSAI UPDATED”

A “Hokusai Updated” exhibition is being held at Mori Arts Center Gallery fr…

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Tenma Tenjin Ume Matsuri (Plum blossom festival)

“Tenma Tenjin Ume Matsuri: the exhibition of bonbai (plum tree bonsai) and …

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Shizuoka Prefecture–Feel the Overwhelming Presence of Mount Fuji!

Facing the Pacific Ocean and located at the near center of the main island …

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Opening of “Edo Culture Complex EDOCCO” “Tradition and Innovation” To the future of the shrine

On December 15th, 2018, “Edo Culture Complex EDOCCO” opened. With a history…

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Drinking in Japan: Fruit Liquor

Alcoholic beverages with fruit flavors are easy to drink and recommended fo…

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Omamori Good-luck Charms

People carry around omamori as a wish for good luck, bringing of happiness,…

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Another Aspect of Kyoto, as a Town of Tea: Sumiyama District

Sumiyama is a mountain village located at the north end of Uji. The area ha…

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Another Aspect of Kyoto, as a Town of Tea: Ukai Cormorant Fishing on the Uji River

Ukai cormorant fishing on the Uji River is said to have started in the Heia…

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Special Event “HYAKUDAN KAIDAN Exhibition” – Glory of Japanese Art

Hotel Gajoen Tokyo, a Museum Hotel of Japan Beauty, is hosting a special ev…

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Light Up Event “FLOWERS BY NAKED” in Nijo Castle

Immersive event “FLOWERS BY NAKED” in Nijo Castle has been kicked off on 3r…

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Nihonbashi “Future Noren Exhibition” – Experience the Noren that can Talk with You and Makes You Hungry

From Thursday, November 1st until Sunday, November 11st, “Future Noren Exhi…

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Homecoming Project of the National Treasure of Bizen Sword “Yamatorige” to “Bizen Osafune”

Setouchi City of Okayama Prefecture will launch “Yamatorige Homecoming Proj…

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Ocha no Kyoto: Another Kyoto, Kyoto of Tea

The southern part of Kyoto Prefecture is renowned as a tea production area.…

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A History-Themed Sightseeing Trip to Mito

Mito in Ibaraki Prefecture is a place that has exercised significant influe…

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Artisans Supporting Japan’s Traditions Nara Prefecture (Gose and Gojo)

Gose and Gojo are areas famous for their still remaining old-style streetsc…

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Immersive Event — Enjoy New AUTUMN in Kyoto’s Night

“FLOWERS BY NAKED”, the merge of tradition and innovation, will be hold in …

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[Event Report] The 1st Honkaku Shochu and Awamori Cocktail Competition was held!

On October 17, the final stage of Japan’s first nationwide cocktail competi…

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Musashi XX

Near Tokyo, you can see many names of stations and areas with “musashi” at …

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Drinking in Japan :Shochu

Do you know “shochu”? Sake is probably the most famous Japanese alcoholic b…

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Everything is close North Kansai, Home to Delicious Sake

Surrounded by nature, North Kansai is full of sake-producing spots. Tours o…

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Japanese Magic Tezuma

These days, when I hear the word “magic” I immediately think of death-defyi…

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Guided Tour in Yukata

I joined an event on August 6 last year in which I wore yukata (cotton kimo…

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Himeji City in Hyogo Prefecture

Thanks to its Shinkansen (bullet train) platform, Himeji has an easy access…

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Bunraku

Japanese traditional performing art, Bunraku, with a more than 400 year his…

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The Craftsman – A Reflection of the Japanese Spirit

Japan is a cornucopia of traditional craftsmanship. At the same time it is …