Cherry blossom 2023

Hello Everyone. I went to seeing the cherry blossom in Kawazu.         I live near Tokyo, but it's still cold.However, the Kawazu area was warm and the cherry blossoms were in full bloom. It took about 3 hours by car from my house.However, the parking lot was full and we could not... Continue Reading →

Ryugu sea cave in Izu

Japan has a vacation called Golden Week from the end of April to the beginning of May. I have 10 consecutive holidays.So, I went to a beach called Ryugu Cave in Izu, Japan. The heart-shaped view from the top of the cave and mountain was the best. You can see the cave cavity from the... Continue Reading →


At the end of the 12th century, there were two warlords.Minamoto no Yoritomo and Taira no Kiyomori.This warlord fought and Minamoto no Yoritomo won.Then, in 1192, the Kamakura Shogunate was opened by Minamoto no Yoritomo.   Last week I went to Kamakura, the city where this shogunate was held.It is now a famous tourist attraction... Continue Reading →

Oshino Hakkai

Last week I went to Oshino Hakkai in Yamanashi. There are traditional Japanese buildings from old times, and there are several lakes with carps. It is a very beautiful place where you can see Mt. Fuji. I'm glad I was able to drive a car for the first time in a long time and take... Continue Reading →

Happy new year 2022!

Happy new year everyone.How are you doing in the new year? In Japan, it is usually a holiday from December 29th to January 3rd.This is the so-called winter vacation, which is the year-end and New Year holidays. At the beginning of the year, there is a culture of visiting shrines.Or go to the mountains or... Continue Reading →

Hoto in Yamanaka-ko

Do you know the dish "Hoto"? Hoto is popular regional dish in Yamanashi prefecture. It is a hot pot dish stewing flat Udon noodles and vegetables in miso soup.     This time, I went to the vicinity of Lake Yamanaka, which is the Great Lakes of Yamanashi Prefecture.   And Mt. Fuji looked beautiful... Continue Reading →

Hakone shrine

I went to Hakone shrine on last weekend. It takes about an hour drive from my house to get to this shrine. I never imagined that there would be a nice shrine near my house. Not only did I visit the shrine, but I also ate udon that was only available at this shrine. But... Continue Reading →

Ryoma Sakamoto

There was a samurai who revolutionized Japan.The name of the samurai is Ryoma Sakamoto.About 11 years ago, I have traveled to the place where Ryoma Sakamoto was born. Ryoma Sakamoto is from Katsurahama, Kochi prefecture, Japan. His statue is enshrined there. It is no exaggeration to say that he made Japan of the present.Japan is... Continue Reading →

The Jump bar

I think every one has already known the comic is popular in Japan.There are magazines in Japan that serialize manga.One of the most famous magazines is Weekly Shonen Jump.Today, I talk about when I went to an bar that was inspired by the old comics serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump. There were dishes that imaged... Continue Reading →

Eating the Gyoza

Do you know a dish called dumplings? We call the Gyoza.Gyoza is called a Chinese dish, however, Gyoza is popular in Japan and No longer Gyoza is not a Chinese dish. I believe Gyoza is a Japanese dish. Today, I went to eating Gyoza in the famous Gyoza restaurant.There are baked Gyoza and boiled Gyoza... Continue Reading →

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