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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


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


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