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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.

Manga cafe
マンガ喫茶
Character bento
キャラ弁
Shrine visit
参拝
Idol
アイドル
Monja
もんじゃ
Traditional Japanese guest house
古民家ゲストハウス
Gohtoku-ji
豪徳寺
Harajuku girl
原宿ガール
Sanshin
三線
International Avenue
国際通り
Umi-budoh
海ぶどう
Village of Long Life
長寿の里
Netherland
Odin Sphere
Japan
Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt
China
Kuroko's Basketball/ Magi
Mexico
Street Fighter 4
Cute community character promotes local charms.
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.
Ikkyu-ji Natto
一休寺納豆
Secrets of autumn colors
紅葉
Tea master
茶道家
Machiya bars
京町家の夜
AKIRA BIKE
enthusiasts create a dream machine from the world of Otomo’s AKIRA
SPACE BROTHERS
super-popular manga depicts the dreams of youths dedicated to space
BRAIN WAVE CAT EARS
cutting-edge tech joins Japan’s “fetish” (moe) culture
TOTTORI YOKAI ROAD
where yokais and humans live together
ANREALAGE
アンリアレイジ
SIRI SIRI
SIRISIRI
Cosmetics
化粧品
Hasamiyaki ceramics
波佐見焼
KAISEKI
懐石
KATSUOBUSHI
鰹節
TEMPURA
天婦羅
ODEN
おでん
HISASHI TENMYOUYA
MANABU IKEDA
Nerhol
TABAIMO
MENBURYU
NEBUTA MATSURI
AWA ODORI
SANJA MATSURI
NOH
JUDO
柔道
KENDO
剣道
KYUDO
弓道
FOOD MODEL CRAFTSMAN
食品サンプル職人
SUMI-SHOKUNIN
墨職人
SAMURAI AVATAR
侍アバター
KACCHU-SHI
甲冑師