Tokyo River Cruise Water Bus Mizube Boat in 360 8K VR video (隅田川水上バス)
The Tokyo Mizube boat line is popular among residents and tourists alike. The biggest strength of this water bus line is a large number of boarding areas. There are eighteen different boarding spots along the Sumida River...
Tokyo Olympic Stadium 2020 (2021) Tour in 360 video
The Japan National Stadium (国立競技場 Kokuritsu kyōgijō) was used for the Tokyo 1964 Olympic Games as the largest stadium and is now being renovated for the Tokyo 2020 Games as a brand new stadium. Along with athletics competitions and football...
Sadowara Castle (佐土原城 Sadowara-jō) is located in the former town of Sadowara (nowadays a part of Miyazaki City) south of the Hitotsusegawa River (一ツ瀬川). It is a hirayamajirō, a lowland castle built on a hill. It is not known when the castle was built, but it is assumed that the Tajima (田島家), a...
Just a 25-minute ride away from Kamakura Station, Enoshima (江の島) is a small, sacred island dedicated to goddess Benzaiten, the only female god of the "Seven Lucky Gods". A 600-metre-long bridge connects the island with the mainland. Enoshima offers a lot of sights and places that make it worth...
The twelve characters of the Chinese zodiac (十二支 aJūnishi), sometimes translated as earthly stems, appeared about 3,500 years ago. Initially, they were probably the twelve months of the year and later used for days and years. According to some historians, they were associated with the twelve...
Mukasa Castle (穆佐城) is located at the western end of the Miyazaki Plain created by the Ōyodo River (大淀川), about six kilometres west of Miyazaki city centre.
The castle was first mentioned in the Nanboku-chō period when the Northern and the Southern court competed for hegemony. Hatakeyama...
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Renowned Japanese language schools outside of Tokyo:
Schools in Kanto (except Tokyo)
Asahi Japanese Language School, 3-1-4 Ougidai, Iruma, Saitama, 358-0023; Phone/Fax: 04-2941-5853 / 04-2941-5850
Asia International Language Center, 2F 1-1-11 Kotobuki-cho, Naka-ku, Yokohama; Phone/Fax...