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Journey to the West (Of Japan) - Tokyo Tower, Asakusa, Mt Fuji, Mt Hakone and LAWSON Travelogue

SnapThirty’s Luke Halliday recorded his journey over a span of two weeks time as he traveled from East to West of Japan. His trip begins in current capital city Tokyo and his final destination is the former capital of Kyoto.

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Scenery of Asakusa

I love this place, I used to come here a lot when I was child.

And break time… Match ice cream with oreo cookie & Mango float.


おいしい霜降り!Japan Researchers Develop Scanner to Detect Marbled Meat in Cattle

Jun Hongo reports: Where’s the marbled beef? Thanks to a new machine created by a government-backed institute in Japan, one might soon be able to find those tender and juicy sections of meat without much difficulty. 238 more words

Food & Drink

Sanja Matsuri in Asakusa 2015


Having lived in Japan for a year to date, I have become accustomed to being amazed and filled with awe by the various aspects of local customs and the intricate cultural details that the Japanese hold dear to their hearts and spirits. 874 more words


Temple Ghosts of Asakusa by morganpt

With a several minute exposure, the herd of temple tourists becomes a streaming cloud of temple yokai, or ghosts, briefly entering our consciousness.

As Seen on 500px – May 21, 2015 at 07:35PM


Golden Days in Tokyo

We spent 3 days in Tokyo. So did the rest of Japan. It was super crowded and busy everywhere we went, as to be expected. It was still fun. 206 more words


Karaoke bars in Tokyo

Ever since arriving in Japan I’d been nagging Dominic about needing to go to a Karaoke bar before leaving, and on our last night we finally got to go. 481 more words