Culture

Kichijoji is just a short train ride from Shinjuku known for its shopping. Also every year is the Kichijoji Aki (autumn) Matsuri where they walk several...

Koenji is a great suburb just a few stops from Shinjuku. It is known for its music culture and hosting several large festivals including an Awa Odori. The...

Summer in Japan is fireworks festival season. There are plenty of fireworks shows so you should be able to find something near you. Most of these festival will...

Tokyo is very hot and humid in the Summer so everyone looks forward to the Fukugawa Hachiman Matsuri.

It is great to see all the people come out to enjoy their community and the troops of awa odori performers.