Ryogoku is a famous area for Sumo. But that's not all. It is famous as the stage where the Ako incident was in the Edo era and the place where there was a residence of Ukiyoe painter and Katsushima Hokusai. Currently it is popular as a cultural spot with Ryogoku Kokugikan(a ryogoku sumo hall), Edo-Tokyo Museum and Hokusai Art Museum.
Tempura Japanese people love! It is a simple dish just fried with eggs and flour cooking ingredients and fried in oil, but its taste is exceptional! Especially fried freshly delicious!
In Japan, the declining birthrate and the aging population are proceeding. As the number of children has decreased, schools have been integrated, and the number of school buildings that are no longer being used has increased. And now, attempts to reuse school buildings that are no longer used as schools are being promoted in various places.
Tokyo’s Yamamoto-tei has been ranked in the top three gardens in Japan by renowned Japanese garden specialty magazine, Sukiya Living. It's garden comprises a lush arrangement of shrubs and trees, a pond, and a waterfall to the back of the garden, the sound of which provides a sense of depth.
Tabimori, Inc. has launched an interpreting service “sushiuniversity” on November 30, 2016 to help tourists in Japan who do not speak Japanese but wish to enjoy traditional Edo-style sushi in the Tokyo area.
The number of visitors to Japan is rapidly increasing in the past recent years. In this year, it has already reached 20 million people which is the biggest number ever. Let's see what attracts the international tourists.
This year, the number of the visitors to Japan has already reached the highest ever. If you are interested in visiting Japan, here is a very typical but perfect trip plan which you can enjoy in any season.
Everybody knows Tokyo, the capital of Japan. But what do you know about Tokyo other than that?
When it comes to traveling in Japan, you may think of bathing in onsen. Did you know you can enjoy onsen in Tokyo? You don't have to go too far. Here are 3 onsen facilities located in Tokyo!