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2012-08-22 20:36:22
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2013-03-27 22:21:41
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屋形船

Yakatabune

1. Japanese-style houseboat that serves as a floating restaurant, welcoming guests with gourmet feasts and drinks.

2. These roofed boats were once used as entertainment facilities for aristocrats and feudal lords from the Heian to the Edo eras.

3. Kashikiri-bune (reserved boat) is for group parties while noriai-bune (shared boat) is open to individual customers.

4. Yakatabune travel between ferry points along the Sumida River, stopping at Hamamatsu-cho and Shinagawa, and most round-trip cruises include the Odaiba area. The cruises to view spring sakura (cherry blossom trees) and summer fireworks are very popular.

5. In samurai dramas, yakatabune are an essential setting for conspiratorial gatherings, where villains meet secretly to exchange information.

Scramble crossing
スクランブル交差点
Meiji Shrine
明治神宮
Asakusa
浅草
Ooedo Onsen Monogatari
大江戸温泉物語
Gyudon(beef-on-rice bowl)
牛丼
Maid cafe
メイド喫茶
Kaminari-mon
雷門
Decorate anything
デコる
International Avenue
国際通り
Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium
美ら海水族館
Public market
公設市場
Kachaashii
カチャーシー
France
The Royal Doll Orchestra
Denmark
Super Mario Bros.
Japan
Kiki's Delivery Service
Japan
ANA
I want to become Hello Kitty, the icon of Japan.
“Twintail” — simple dream-come-true magic for change.
How global fans see Japan: kawaii heaven.
The color wizard behind 80s kawaii revival.
Kyoto confectionary
京菓子
Ippon udon
一本饂飩
Cool terrace in Kyoto summer
納涼床
Tea master
茶道家
SPACE BROTHERS
super-popular manga depicts the dreams of youths dedicated to space
3D LATTE ART
the ultimate shape of art to come — too cute to drink?
OSAMU TEZUKA
creator of Japan’s manga and anime cultures
FUJIKO F. FUJIO MUSEUM
manga master who “visualized” children’s dreams
Picks
楊枝
Cosmetics
化粧品
Elevator attendants
エレベーターアテンダント
Department store basement
デパ地下
WHISKY
ウイスキー
URUSHI
漆芸
KAISEKI
懐石
SUSHI
寿司
Nerhol
HISASHI TENMYOUYA
KOHEI NAWA
TABAIMO
NACHI-NO-OGI MATSURI
SANJA MATSURI
NEBUTA MATSURI
AWA ODORI
KENDO
剣道
JUDO
柔道
SHODO
書道
KYUDO
弓道
FOOD MODEL CRAFTSMAN
食品サンプル職人
KACCHU-SHI
甲冑師
SUKIYA-DAIKU
数寄屋大工
SENSHOKU-KA
染織家