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Shinsengumi route

Today introduce Shinsengumi (新選組 or 新撰組, meaning "the new squad") was a special police force organized by the Bakufu (military government) during Japan's Bakumatsu...
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Osaka Christmas & Valentine – Illumination Spots

In Japan, there are lots of illuminations around the city during Christmas and wherever you go will be filled with Christmas atmosphere. Did you...

Toei Kyoto Studio Park

Toei Kyoto Studio Park is the only theme park in Japan where you can observe the filming of period dramas (jidaigeki films). Here you...
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GEAR

First of its kind in Japan, GEAR is a unique non-verbal performance that stimulates your five senses with a moving story set in the...

This year’s Chinese characters – “gold”

Every year, Japan collects a representative Chinese character, which is called the Chinese character of this year (Japanese: this year's Chinese characters), to show...