Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Kawamura Memorial DIC Museum of Art Part2

A Great Escape Visiting a museum is a great way to appreciate art, culture and history, but let’s not forget that it also gives us the wonderful opportunity to relax and escape from our busy...

Let’s Talk Subculture Vol. 17: Scenes From Wonder Festival 2016 Winter

  Explore the fascinating world of Japan’s subcultures with insights from the inside An Otaku dream come true In most countries, figurines and plastic toys are for kids, but not in Japan, where it's serious adult business. On...

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan : Kanto

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Kanto Kanto is located on Japan’s Honshu island and consists of seven prefectures: Gunma, Tochigi, Ibaraki, Saitama, Tokyo, Chiba, and Kanagawa. As the most densely populated area in Japan,...

Let’s Talk Subculture Vol. 5: Tokyo Game Show 2015

Explore the fascinating world of Japan’s subcultures with insights from the inside. The largest game show in Japan Held annually in September, Tokyo Game Show (TGS) is the premier trade show for game developers to...

First Shrine visit of the year – Hatsumode

New Year's is one of the most important holidays on the Japanese calendar. During the Edo period and the old way of counting, everyone was one year old at birth (because they counted the...

Tokyo Disneyland celebrates its 35th anniversary with a special parade & more!

  'To all that come to this happy place: Welcome!'- Walt Disney Disneyland, a place on earth that is truly one of a kind. Whether you have ever been to Disneyland or not, there is no...

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan : Chiba Prefecture (2)

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Kanto Chiba 30 Lake Kameyama (亀山湖) in Kimitsu [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d3259.052847161778!2d140.08235791440114!3d35.230054462192186!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x6022a95c92046189%3A0x2d72f9b13067831d!2z5LqA5bGx5rmW!5e0!3m2!1sde!2s!4v1476925781511&w=100%&h=100%] First colors: Middle of November Color Peak: End of November until the beginning of December Access: 5min walk from Kazusa-Kameyama Station (JR Kururi...

Special exhibition: Léonard Foujita and His Models @ Kawamura Memorial DIC Museum of Art

From September 17, 2016 to January 15, 2017, selected works of Léonard Foujita will be on display at Kawamura Memorial DIC Museum of Art in Sakura City, Chiba.As one of the most successful artists...

A Day Trip from Narita Airport: Historical Chiba

Narita is home to Narita International Airport, a main gateway to Japan. The following places are within 30 minutes by taxi or public transportation from the airport, and are also perfect for travelers with...

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan : Chiba Prefecture (3)

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Kanto Chiba 32 Yomogi Fudo Falls (四方木不動滝) in Kamogawa [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d3261.2451490321137!2d140.13892201439938!3d35.17544196515318!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x6022acd60a2b0f19%3A0x93b4cbc4b1ab8bdb!2z5Zub5pa55pyo5LiN5YuV5rud!5e0!3m2!1sde!2s!4v1476925804746&w=100%&h=100%] First colors: Middle of November Color Peak: Middle of November until the beginning of December Access: Bus ride from Awa-Amatsu Station (JR...