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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.

Electrical goods store
家電量販店
Mt. Fuji
富士山
Japanese hospitality
おもてなし
Kaminari-mon
雷門
Shinjuku
新宿
Ooedo Onsen Monogatari
大江戸温泉物語
Edomae Zushi
江戸前寿司
Meiji Shrine
明治神宮
Steakhouse
ステーキハウス
Shuri Castle
首里城
International Avenue
国際通り
Sanshin
三線
Netherland
Odin Sphere
Singapore
Hakuohki
Japan
Inu x Boku SS
Italy
Sengoku Muso
Toybox kawaii shop shows people power.
I want to become Hello Kitty, the icon of Japan.
The color wizard behind 80s kawaii revival.
Harajuku girl leads next-generation kawaii.
Uchimizu
打ち水
New Kyoto-style umbrellas
新しい京和傘
Suguki pickles
すぐき漬け
Kyoto Proverbs
AKIRA BIKE
enthusiasts create a dream machine from the world of Otomo’s AKIRA
3D LATTE ART
the ultimate shape of art to come — too cute to drink?
VACUUM TUBE HEADPHONES
a key item to bridge dreams and reality
KOBE TETSUJIN 28-GO
mega-size robot who saves the peace in Kobe city
SIRI SIRI
SIRISIRI
Tenugui (Japanese towels)
手拭
Picks
楊枝
Daruma
達磨
KATSUOBUSHI
鰹節
TEMPURA
天婦羅
ODEN
おでん
WASABI
山葵
YAYOI KUSAMA
MANABU IKEDA
TAKU OBATA
TABAIMO
NEBUTA MATSURI
NACHI-NO-OGI MATSURI
NIIHAMA TAIKO MATSURI
MENBURYU