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Cafe Misty Jazz

Hidden in Asagaya’s shotengai is Cafe Misty Jazz. Outside you can see their menu and the various coffee beans and sweets they sell. That day I believe I had the beef stew set, which comes with rice and salad, as well as coffee after the meal. 69 more words

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61st Asagaya Tanabata Festival

Dating back to 755 AD in Japan, Asagaya has hosted its own annual Tanabata Matsuri (Seventh Night Festival) since 1954. Tanabata festivals are held throughout Japan, some held in July and some in August. 147 more words

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EVENT: Zenpukuji River Clean-up & Workshop (July 26)

An event on Sunday, July 16, run by the Zenpuku Frog group, an NGO seeking to restore the Zenpukuji River in Suginami, Tokyo.  In the morning, from 10am to 12:30pm, the group will go into the waterway for a clean-up.   35 more words

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Sugimoney Sold Out in 18 Minutes

We were fortunate to be having breakfast this morning at Victory Cafe, a small chain with 13 cafes across Japan, one of which is on Asagaya’s Pearl Shotengai. 201 more words

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View of Inokashira street from pedestrian bridge

見ない間に、井の頭通り沿いの店舗が若干変わっていた。
マクドナルドがデイリーストアになっていたり。
北に位置する五日市街道は、昔ながらの商店が残っているのだが・・・。

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Airplane weathervane

昨日は干している洗濯物が飛ばされるほど、風が強かった。
住宅に設置されていた風見飛行機!?も、勢いよく回っていた。
強風でも暖かく天気がよかったので久々に1時間ほど歩き、ついでに散髪・・・。

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Tokyo hunt : Ogikubo - Harukiya Ramen

It started with a toe problem. Tokyo is a city best seen on foot, getting around around on the JR train and subway lines. There is usually quite a bit of walking involved. 528 more words

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