Sunset in Japan

Izumo, Shimane Prefecture Nezu, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Shimoniikawa, Nyuuzen, Toyama Prefecture Ozu, Ehime Prefecture Ueno Park, Taito-ku Tokyo Kaminarimon, Taito-ku, Tokyo Gamagori, Aichi Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo Kizimadaira, Shimotakai District, Nagano Prefecture     Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Aizu Misato, Onuma, Fukushima Prefecture Minamiaizucho, Minamiaizugun, Fukushima Prefecture Hinoemata, …

100 beautiful landscapes of Japan

  Beautiful landscapes   1. 「Aso, Kumamoto」 2. 「Takachiho Gorge」 3. 「Arasaki」 4. 「Hashiguiiwa」 5. 「Chirihama」 6. 「Lake Saroma」 7. 「Lake masyu」 8. 「Yamadera(Rissyakuji temple)」 9. 「Nageiredo」   10. 「Amarube tekkyo」 11. 「San’in Coast-Igumi」 12. 「Tottori Sand Dunes (Tottori sakyu)」   13. 「Inasayama」 14. 「Shishiiwa」   15. 「Kurobe gorge」 16. …

Japanese New Year

Japanese new year “Syogatsu” Hana-mochi (Flower mochi) New year’s decoration Hatsumo-de (初詣) The first trip to a shrine or temple during new year time. “Mochi” with Daikon-oroshi(grated Japanese radish) and Soy sorce Kine(pestle) and Usu (mortar) are used for pounding cooked white rice into a very sticky mass in order …