Asakusa

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I went to Asakusa, Tokyo, Japan today.

I like Asakusa because Asakusa has preserved its distinctive character. 

 

This is Senso-ji temple, the most famous place of Asakusa.

This gate's name is "Kaminari-Mon"(Thunder Gate).

The statue of Fujin,a Shinto god of wind is located on the east side on the gate and the statue of Raijin,a Shinto god of thunder is located on the west side on the gate. And "FujinRaijin-Mon" is the formal name of Kaminari-Mon.

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IYOTETSU SHOP AKIHABARA

 

I went to "IYOTETSU SHOP AKIHABARA" in Akihabara, Tokyo today.

"IYOTETSU SHOP" is the souvenir shop of Matsuyama City, Ehime Prefecture, Japan, and "IYOTETSU SHOP AKIHABARA" is the first store in Tokyo.

It has juice and jelly of mandarine orange which is a famous product of Ehime, and goods of "Mican" and "Dark Mican" which are the face of Ehime.

 

This shop is open only on Fridays and Saturdays and Sundays.

I hear that sales person is coming to Tokyo from Ehime only on weekends.

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Misaki Port

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I had the day off today and I went to Misaki Port in Miura City, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, to eat tuna.

 

This is Keikyu train's "Misaki Tuna Tickets" .

This tickets is very good ticket because it includes round trip train and bus fee, tuna dish tickets, leisure facility ticket, and it is only 3500 yen.

 

I went to Misaki-Guchi Station from Shinagawa Station by Keikyu train.

 

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Matsuyama City, Japan

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I introduce Matsuyama City, Ehime Prefecture, Japan.

It is a temperate region and it has a lot of sightseeing spots.

Nagaoka Fireworks Festival

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I went to Nagaoka Fireworks Festival in Nagaoka City, Nigata Prefecture, Japan.

Nagaoka Fireworks Festival started from August,1946 for purpose of remembrance of the dead of World War II.

It holds near Ote big bridge along Shinano River every August 2and 3, and it has many big fireworks.

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