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Interests

2018/12/14

How to book and buy tickets and tours in Japan! Sumo, Baseball, Concert, activities...

If you do not participate in a tour that acts with a big group and you travel freely with friends or family in Japan, how do you book and purchase tickets for sports competitions and concerts . Or how do you apply for tours such as activities? There are booking sites for tickets and tours in Japan, but most of them are written in Japanese. So, on this page, I would like to introduce you how to book various tickets and tours for your travel to Japan. You had better reserve popular tickets and tours before coming to Japan In Onuma Park, you can snowmobile and trek on the lake which froze in the winter Major reservation sites not supporting English In Japan, we reserve ticket booking sites such as "Lawson Ticket" "Ticket Pia" when reserving a ticket such as a concert. We can receive reservation tickets at nearby convenience store. These services are very useful. However, most of the ticket reservation sites currently do not correspond to English, Chinese, etc. In order to use these sites, Japanese ability is required. There are many reservation sites for tours such as mountain climbing in Japan, but many of these are only compatible with Japanese as well. You may face a Japanese barrier. If you are browsing various reservation sites in Japan before you go to Japan and you can not make a reservation by yourself, it is better to book early in the following way. Popular concerts, sports competitions, activity tours are highly likely to be ...

Fundamentals

2018/8/13

Recommended sites! Japanese restaurants and festivals

On this page, I introduce sites of so many genres, including restaurants related sites. The link below is useful even when you want to get information about Japanese festivals and attractions, when you want to know Japanese news and weather forecasts, and even if you are interested in Japanese subculture. Please do use it. Restaurant related site GURUNAVI GURUNAVI is the leading restaurant guide site in Japan. It has detailed information on individual restaurants and Izakaya (Japanese style pub) etc. >> The official website of GURUNAVI is here HOT PEPPER HOT PEPPER is a popular restaurant guide site along with the above GURUNAVI. It also has detailed information on individual restaurants and Izakaya (Japanese style pubs) etc. >> The official website of HOT PEPPER is here favy favy is also a site that introduces Japanese restaurants. Although it is not as major as the above GURUNAVI and HOT PEPPER, it is a site that makes it easy for foreign tourists to understand. >> The official website of favy is here SHUN GATE For those who want to know about Japanese food culture, I recommend the following site. SHUN GATE is introducing about delicious food in the region of Japan. This site is very interesting. >> The official website of SHUN GATE is here   Festival and attraction information site JAPAN ATTRACTIONS JAPAN ATTRACTIONS provides up-to-date information on Japanese events such as festivals and illuminations. When you go to Japan, please collect information on this site, which events will be held in various parts of Japan. ...

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Life and Culture

2018/6/3

Harmony of Tradition & Modernity (2) Modernity! Maid Cafe, Robot Restaurant, Capsule Hotel, Conveyor Belt Sushi ...

While many traditional cultures remain in Japan, very contemporary pop culture and services are born one after another and are gaining popularity. Some foreign tourists who came to Japan are surprised that tradition and contemporary things coexist. On this page, I will introduce the things that you can actually enjoy when you came to Japan. Cosplay Cosplay is the act of disguising as a character such as cartoon or animation. The etymology of cosplay comes from the word "costume play" made in Japan. It is said that in the past, people were disguised as festivals long ago. It has been told that there were some events where the Geisha in Kyoto dressed as a character of the story and walked around the city. Contemporary cosplay may be based on such Japanese tradition. People who enjoy cosplay are called cosplayers. In Japan, many events and festivals where cosplayers gather are held. A representative event that foreigners can easily participate is COMIC MARKET which is held at Big Site in Tokyo. Please refer to the following site. >> The official website of COMIC MARKET is here In Tokyo, there is also a photo hall for cosplayers. For example, there is Cosplay Studio CROWN in Akihabara. Please refer to the following site. >> The official site of Cosplay Studio CROWN is here There are many shops in Akihabara that sell clothes for the cosplayers. Please refer to the video below. If you go to such a store, the fun atmosphere of the cosplayers will be transmitted!   Maid ...

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Interests

2018/5/28

9 Japanese foods recommended for you! Sushi, Kaiseki, Okonomiyaki...

On this page, I would like to introduce you to Japanese food and drinks. In Japan there are many highly original foods from high-grade food such as sushi and wagyu beef to even mass food such as okonomiyaki and takoyaki. On this page, I posted various videos in addition to images. I would like you to watch videos and feel the Japanese food nearby. Regarding the foods listed below, I will continue to increase more detailed articles in the future. I will also increase information about recommended restaurants, so please drop in on occasion if you do not mind. Sushi Sushi made by veteran sushi craftsmen is exceptionally delicious = shutterstock Have you ever eaten sushi? I would choose sushi without hesitation if I would choose one that I would recommend to you in Japanese food. If you can, please eat sushi made by professional sushi craftsmen. Those sushi are close to art objects. Of course, the conveyor belt sushi are also delicious. Please enjoy both traditional sushi and modern sushi! Sukiyabashi Jiro : "Artworks" made by the best craftsmen Among Japanese traditional sushi restaurants, the most famous is "Sukiyabashi Jiro" introduced in the above video. Former US president Obama also enjoyed sushi at this restaurant with the Japanese Prime Minister when he came to Japan. In order to make a reservation in this restaurant, you should first reserve the hotel early and ask the hotel's concierge to make a reservation. >> The official site of Sukiyabashi Jiro is here In addition to Sukiyabashi Jiro, ...

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