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Nakagusuku Castle Ruin

Nakagusuku Castle Ruin

Beautiful Stone Gate I would like to show you Nakagusuku Castle Ruin in Okinawa, Japan. Okinawa was used to be called The Ryukyu Kingdom until 1879. This site is protected by the UNESCO World Heritage and Japanese Government , under the title “Gusuku Sites and Related Properties of the Ryukyu Kingdom”. I don’t know much about […]

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Manyo Club Urban Onsen

Manyo Club Urban Onsen

Urban Onsen  It took a 45 min drive from Tokyo. Manyo gets tanks of hot spring water delivered from Atami everyday. You can enjoy a variety of baths. Guests can enjoy a range of relaxing bathing facilities that include indoor baths, open-air baths, as well as an outdoor foot spa. Different bath types: Yudokoro / Bath […]

Artist Spotlight: Ryo Inoue of Bijutune

Artist Spotlight: Ryo Inoue of Bijutune

Bijutune is a children’s educational television series (short films), produced by NHK and created by Ryo Inoue.The program teaches fine arts  with a little nonsense. Ryo Inoue is a composer and singer and animator. He creates them all by himself. Bijutune town event was held at Yokohama sogo loft last week. Take a look at Botticelli’s […]

Hip Hop in Japan

Hip Hop in Japan

Hip Hop introduction Let’s start with the basis. You heard about hip hop and rap, two names that seem to be the same but aren’t. They actually have very much in common and it’s no coincidence. Krs-one, one of the most famous hip hop pioneer (and probably the most quoted emcee* when it’s about hip […]

Cup Noodle Museum

Cup Noodle Museum

In Japan, there is a museum for everything. Have you been parasite museum in Meguro?Anyway in Yokohama Minatomirai, there is a museum dedicated to Cup Noodles , the  instant ramen created in 1971 by Momofuku Ando.   In winter Mr. Cup Noodle shovels snow in front of his own museum. Mr. Cup Noodle forced to shovel snow […]