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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.

Ultramodern vending machine
次世代型自販機
Sushi-go-round
回転寿司
High-tech toilet
ハイテクトイレ
Hot spring spa
温泉
Gundam 1/1
ガンダム1/1
Ooedo Onsen Monogatari
大江戸温泉物語
Tokyo Tower
東京タワー
Edo kiriko
江戸切子
Sanshin
三線
Awamori
泡盛
Mango
マンゴー
Steakhouse
ステーキハウス
Mexico
Street Fighter 4
Japan
Lupin III
Japan
Dekirukana
Spain
Negima! Magester Negi Magi
Toybox kawaii shop shows people power.
Natural kawaii with new balance for future fashion.
Cute community character promotes local charms.
How global fans see Japan: kawaii heaven.
Machiya bars
京町家の夜
Inspiration of Buddha Statues
仏像
Kyoto Proverbs
Moon watching
観月の夕べ
FUJIKO F. FUJIO MUSEUM
manga master who “visualized” children’s dreams
SPACE BROTHERS
super-popular manga depicts the dreams of youths dedicated to space
VACUUM TUBE HEADPHONES
a key item to bridge dreams and reality
3D LATTE ART
the ultimate shape of art to come — too cute to drink?
Hasamiyaki ceramics
波佐見焼
Kimono
着物
Metal tableware
金属食器
SIRI SIRI
SIRISIRI
SUKIYAKI
すき焼き
WASABI
山葵
WHISKY
ウイスキー
ODEN
おでん
TAKU OBATA
KOHEI NAWA
TABAIMO
HISASHI TENMYOUYA
NIIHAMA TAIKO MATSURI
SANJA MATSURI
NACHI-NO-OGI MATSURI
AWA ODORI
SHODO
書道
NIHONBUYO
日本舞踊
KYUDO
弓道
JUDO
柔道
FOOD MODEL CRAFTSMAN
食品サンプル職人
KATANA-KAJI
刀鍛冶
SUKIYA-DAIKU
数寄屋大工
EDOKIRIKO
江戸切子職人
e-Sports
e-Sports
GAME CREATOR
GAME CREATOR
SHOGI
SHOGI
FAMILY COMPUTER / NES
Family Computer / NES