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IS JAPAN COOL? DISCOVER

雷門

Kaminari-mon

1. Red temple gate to the Asakusa Temple in Asakusa, Tokyo.

2. Giant statues of Fuujin (wind god) and Raijin (thunder god) stand guard on the right and left sides of the gate. A huge huge 700kg lantern hangs in the center.

3. Widely recognized as one of the most famous sightseeing spots in Japan and a popular snapshot location among overseas visitors.

4. The present gate was donated by the founder of Japan’s leading electrical appliance manufacturing company.

Itsukushima Shrine
厳島神社
Hot spring spa
温泉
High-tech toilet
ハイテクトイレ
Massage chair
マッサージチェア
Shinjuku
新宿
Ooedo Onsen Monogatari
大江戸温泉物語
Edo kiriko
江戸切子
Tokyo Sky Tree
東京スカイツリー
Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium
美ら海水族館
Shuri Castle
首里城
Okinawa soba
沖縄そば
Village of Long Life
長寿の里
Finland
Last Exile: Fam the Silver Wing
Japan
(Original)
Hong Kong
BRAVE10/ TIGER&BUUNY
Japan
Kiki's Delivery Service
Introducing Japan’s latest arts to the world.
Harajuku fashion is a way to express myself.
Natural kawaii with new balance for future fashion.
“Twintail” — simple dream-come-true magic for change.
Moon watching
観月の夕べ
Small Torii
小さな鳥居
Fushimi Inari Taisha
伏見稲荷大社
Kyoto Streetcar
嵐電
3D LATTE ART
the ultimate shape of art to come — too cute to drink?
OSAMU TEZUKA
creator of Japan’s manga and anime cultures
SPACE BROTHERS
super-popular manga depicts the dreams of youths dedicated to space
AKIRA BIKE
enthusiasts create a dream machine from the world of Otomo’s AKIRA
Candycrafts
あめ細工
Wrapping
ラッピング
SIRI SIRI
SIRISIRI
ANREALAGE
アンリアレイジ
RAMEN
ラーメン
KATSUOBUSHI
鰹節
RICE VINEGAR
お酢
RICE CAKES
TAKU OBATA
YAYOI KUSAMA
Nerhol
MANABU IKEDA
NIIHAMA TAIKO MATSURI
NEBUTA MATSURI
NACHI-NO-OGI MATSURI
SANJA MATSURI
NOH
JUDO
柔道
KENDO
剣道
KARATEDO
空手
KACCHU-SHI
甲冑師
SENSHOKU-KA
染織家
SUKIYA-DAIKU
数寄屋大工
EDOKIRIKO
江戸切子職人