2318
134
18

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.

Capsule hotel
カプセルホテル
Gyudon(beef-on-rice bowl)
牛丼
Ultramodern vending machine
次世代型自販機
High-tech toilet
ハイテクトイレ
Yakatabune
屋形船
Edo kiriko
江戸切子
Harajuku girl
原宿ガール
Tokyo Station
東京駅
Resort beaches
リゾートビーチ
Steakhouse
ステーキハウス
Kachaashii
カチャーシー
Shiisaa
シーサー
Austraria
Final Fantasy X
Denmark
Super Mario Bros.
Japan
VOCALOID
Japan
Fate/Zero , BLEACH
Harajuku fashion is a way to express myself.
The color wizard behind 80s kawaii revival.
I want to become Hello Kitty, the icon of Japan.
Harajuku girl leads next-generation kawaii.
Shohekiga
障壁画
Uchimizu
打ち水
Moon watching
観月の夕べ
New Kyoto-style umbrellas
新しい京和傘
OTAKU CAMERA
the app that makes anyone a manga character
OSAMU TEZUKA
creator of Japan’s manga and anime cultures
NEXT GENERATION
TOYOTA x STUDIO4°C collaboration begins a new PES Project called “Next Generation”
ANIME PILGRIMAGE
a quest to visit locations relating to stories and characters
Daruma
達磨
SIRI SIRI
SIRISIRI
Japanese knives
包丁
Nambu ironware
南部鉄器
RAMEN
ラーメン
SOBA
蕎麦
KAISEKI
懐石
SUKIYAKI
すき焼き
Nerhol
TABAIMO
MANABU IKEDA
KOHEI NAWA
NIIHAMA TAIKO MATSURI
MENBURYU
SANJA MATSURI
AWA ODORI
KYUDO
弓道
IAI
居合
NOH
SHODO
書道
SAMURAI AVATAR
侍アバター
FOOD MODEL CRAFTSMAN
食品サンプル職人
SUMI-SHOKUNIN
墨職人
SENSHOKU-KA
染織家