• 2020-12-30
  • 2021-11-18

Free Japanese garden in CHINZANSO hotel

Free Japanese garden ’FREE JAPANESE GARDEN of hotel you shouldn’t miss’ There are hotels and wedding facilities which have beautiful Japanese gardens. This is CHINZANSO hotel Japanese garden which is north east part of Tokyo . It was a SAMURAI residence during feudal age, the politician owned it 1878 named […]

  • 2020-12-29
  • 2021-11-29


‘SHIBUYA CROSSING’I went to SHIBUYA crossing to check what it’s like now . The atmosphere is same as usual, many people gather here . The only difference is all people wear mask now . Me too , I wear mask always.I saw colorful leaves both sides of HACHIKO faithful dog […]

  • 2020-12-28
  • 2020-12-29


‘LOCAL TOURIST SPOT, JOGASAKI seashore ’This place is JOGASAKI SHORE of east IZU prefecture. There are many steep cliffs and inlets around here along 2 km , a part of the national park. It’s formed by lava of near by Mt.OMURO volcano eruption 4000 years ago. The view is dynamic […]

  • 2020-12-27
  • 2023-09-13


‘SHINJUKU GYOEN PARK’Shinjuku gyoen park is located 10 minutes walk from Shinjuku station . How to speak easy Japanese It was a SAMURAI residence in feudal age, converted as imperial botanical garden 1879. Now it’s open for public. There are 1300 cherry trees, very famous for HANAMI( cherry blossom viewing) […]

  • 2020-12-26
  • 2021-01-27

South IZU in IZU peninsula

‘South IZU in IZU peninsula ‘IZU peninsula is one of my favorite relax area on weekends. It located 1.5 -3 hours from Tokyo by car and by train. It’s said IZU peninsula was the island of Pacific Ocean 200 million years ago, moved north by the force of the pacific […]

  • 2020-12-25
  • 2020-12-25


‘KYU-FURUKAWA garden’There are several popular Japanese gardens which preserved by Tokyo metropolitan government.This is KYU-FURUKAWA garden one of them , which is famous for its beautiful rose follows blooming in spring. The main building is western style and the rose garden is western style too. But also there is a […]

  • 2020-12-24
  • 2022-11-09

OSAKA night footage, OSAKA station

‘OSAKA night footage, OSAKA station’I went to OSAKA station on business. OSAKA is the main city of west part of Japan with 2.7 million residents. The grater OSAKA has 12 million residents. The eternal rival of Tokyo. OSAKA is one of the oldest cities in Japan than Kyoto , full […]

  • 2020-12-23
  • 2020-12-23

Xmas in Japan

‘XMAS in Japan’We celebrate Xmas too , not for religious reason but it’s a present season for children by Santa Claus! Of course it’s a big merchandising chance for department stores , shopping center and every stores.We don’t have Turkey in Japan, only in COSTCO if you need it. So […]

  • 2020-12-22
  • 2022-06-20

Tokyo night footage, Tokyo station

‘Tokyo night footage, Tokyo station’ If you like illustration, Tokyo is the place you shouldn’t miss. Many popular illustration events are canceled due to corona this year.Still there are many places you enjoy them. There is also beautifully illuminated NAKADORI road which is crossing MIYUKI road . You can see […]

  • 2020-12-21
  • 2021-12-04

Tokyo autumn footage-4

‘Tokyo autumn footage-4. RIKUGIEN garden’The colorful leaves are still many in Tokyo area . How to speak easy Japanese This is RIKUGIEN garden in canter of Tokyo. You go to Komagome station 18 minutes from Tokyo station, then walk 5 minutes to this garden. It’s founded 1695 as a garden […]

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Enjoy Tokyo and Japan as locals do!

TOKYO travel TIPS is the site which offers local updated information of Tokyo and Japan. There are many traditional, modern culture , festivals and beautiful nature in Tokyo and Japan. We want to share with travel beginners and repeaters to Tokyo and Japan! Let’s enjoy as locals do!