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Shibuya street Halloween party 2014, Cosplay show, Car&bike parade, Mikoshi performance

History of Shibuya street Halloween party Several years ago, Halloween party is not so popular in Japan. Only foreigner enjoy it in Japan at Roppongi where is Japanese famous foreigner’s town. We need to understand and respect traditional Halloween style in Roppongi because USA people keeping an educational eye severe. and they scorn people who don’t wear pumpkin goods in their costume. But …

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Travel TIP: Stop filming cooking in Ramen restaurant, It’s battlefield of Samurai cock

Not open kitche, it’s battle kitchen Basically kitchen is very delicate place. This place must be sanitary. This is the reason lots of restaurant kitchen is far from customer eating area to prevent food poisoning. Yes, there are lots of insanity customer with many viruses. But strangely lots of Ramen noodle restaurants, their kitchen is open kitchen style which is surrounded …

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Sensitive spot big scale high way construction, Kenoudou accross Shinkansen.

Sensitive spot big scale high way construction, Kenoudou accross Shinkansen. (31)

Now big scale construction is on going around tokyo in Japan. Kenoudou is one of the most important and big construction in Japan. This purpose is to make several orbital roads around Tokyo to move smoothly without traffic jam. Different to pizza delivery, if we fail to deliver sushi quickly, it rotten soon. Sushi delivery is very serious. this is …

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Is Sales promotion after fire burned down helpful or disgusting?

Is Sales promotion after fire burned down helpful or disgusting? (8)

I find out fire burned down house When I drive around Saitama prefecture, I come across burn down house. At first, I don’t notice this house is burned down. Because framework and but framework and external wall of this house are still remain. At a glance, it seems to be old house with lots of black stained. But take look …

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Another important role of Yasukuni shrine is declaration of new fiscal year with Sakura & beer

standard sakura tree in Yasukuni shrine

Yasukuni controversy isn’t important for middle class Japanese. Now days, we cannot talk about Yasukuni shrine without mentioning to Japanese war crime. Even though we don’t hope it, Yasukuni shrine is creating controversy and now, it is the Yasukuni shrine’s most famous role internationally. Japanese politicians seem to make use of Yasukuni shrine, but young Japanese people don’t care about …

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Exciting real street fight show at dangerous town, Kabukicho

Exciting real street fight show at dangerous town, Kabukicho (10)

On the night strret at  dangerous town Kabukicho Kabukicho is one of the most dangerous town in Japan. There are ton of night club, bar, pub, adult service clubs managed by Yakuza and recently Chinese mafia too. Almost all Japanese people understand Kabukicho is such dangerous place but strangely lots of people go to drink there. Maybe Japanese people love …

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[Drug free] Harajuku street karaoke man sing against wall without marijuana

Confusing stupid world leader USA, smart clever legal Japan USA always take initiative in political , culture, business, religion etc. as a result, world get confused. I remember that US maybe fight mexican marijuana dealer because marijuana is illegal few month ago. So Japanese police seriously have arrested marijuana users  in Japan until now even Paul McCartney.  Yes, we arrested very famous …

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Crew run away because customers come. Hellish one-man operation of Gyudon shop.

Crew run away? What is these messy dishes? This picture is not my kitchen. (My kitchen is more dirty) This picture was uploading on twitter recently with comment, “One-man operation leads this situation. It’s impossible to clear the table all alone. I feel sorry for young lonely Gyudon shop crew. And this tweet was retreated by many users soon. But …

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Rikugien, traditional Japanese garden with mountain view in the middle of Tokyo

Prison? No, It’s a traditional Japanese garden Around this garden, lots of modern buildings are very crowded with concrete building. You cannot imagine there are nature garden near here. In such a crowded building place, there is something surrounded by tall wall like a prison. Please compare garden wall and actual prison wall.   If you see this garden from …

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Chidorigafuchi Cherry blossom grove is lighted up at Night, amazingly beautiful.

Chidorigafuchi Cherry blossom grove is lighted up at Night. It's amazing beauty. (2)

Night scene is different to Day scene Chidorigafuchi is the best cherry tree blossom viewing spot in Japan. Chidorigafuchi’s cherry blossom view is very nice but night time is also good. Even if you go there day time, it’s worth going at night too again. Because 230 cherry trees are lighted up beautifully. This lighted up cherry blossom is completely …

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Cherry blossom festival @ Meguro river is good for street party

Important part of cherry blossom viewing   In Japan, spring is Cherry blossom viewing season. The important part of Cherry blossom viewing is not only cherry blossom, but also drinking and eating. There is Japanese old proverb about this, “dumplings rather than flowers; people are more interested in the practical over the aesthetic” But cherry tree is growing in the …

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Stressful driving view of Route246, the most dangerous road for motor cycle.

Stressful driving view of Route246, the most dangerous road for motor cycle. (10)

Route246 is the most dangerous road in Japan There is lots of motor cycle accident. Japanese police is making effort to reduce those accidents. At first, police pick up ten roads that have lots of accident to promote safety drive campaign. In those ten roads, this route246 is regarded as the most dangerous road. We call 246 roads like this, …

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Free hugs struggle in Japan vol.1 Can we do it really smoothly and naturally?

Free hugs struggle in Japan vol.1 Can we do it really smoothly and naturally? (9)

One day, Free hugs movement start in Japan too. But do you know even handshake is unpopular in Japan? we hate body touching communication especially between unfamiliar people. Japanese climate is high temperature and humidity. so we easily sweat and emit body odor soon. we are really sensitive to stranger hygiene condition. How can we do free hugs so smoothly …

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Cheerful cycling man with gay smile, his name is Captain flower

Cheerful cycling man with gay smile, his name is Captain flower (1)

When I walk on the street, I come across the very smiley old man pedaling cheerful bicycle. In Japan, not so many people are smiling on the street because Japanese people have poor facial expression. In my experience, the person who is smiling on the street was some religious people in most cases. Maybe religious people do training of facial …

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