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TANKYODO Japanese Antiques, Minami Azabu,Tokyo

TANKYODO Japanese Antiques, Minami Azabu, Tokyo

TANKYODO Japanese Antique store is a little gem of a store located in Minami Azabu, Tokyo. We love this store so much we have added it to our favorite Japanese Antique Stores list. A bonus is that it is located in the same neighborhood as the Best Living Japan Studio so …

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20 Best Tokyo Hydrangea Viewing Spots

20 Best Tokyo Hydrangea Viewing Spots It’s June, which also means it’s the rainy season, Tsuyu, in Japan. It also means the season of hydrangeas! Here are 20 spots where you can admire hydrangeas in Tokyo, Hakone and Kamakura. In Japan, the month of June means rain, rain, rain. This …

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Best Living Japan Class Vouchers

Get incremental saving on your Best Living Japan classes by buying a set of Best Living Japan class vouchers. Best Living Japan offers over 30 different types of cooking, art & crafts, and lifestyle classes and tours. Check our selection of classes.  All the classes are conducted in the Best …

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Best Living Japan Class Policies and FAQs

Best Living Japan Class Policies and FAQs

Thank you for your interest in taking a class at the Best Living Japan Studio. Below are some frequently asked Best Living Japan Class Policies and FAQs. If you still have a question about a class, please send an email to info@BestLivingJapan.com. For our latest class selection check here. Best …

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Tsukiji Fish Market Tuna Auction Guide

Tsukiji Fish Market Tuna Auction

UPDATE: Tsukiji Fish Market has officially moved to Toyosu. Toyosu Market Details. NOTICE: Tsukiji Tuna Auction viewings close in Tsukiji in 2019.. The outer market remains  in business however the inner market is closed. Experience the live tuna auction and read our best tips when visiting the Tsukiji Fish Market (築地市場, Tsukiji Shijō) Tsukiji Fish …

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Tokyo & Kyoto Cherry Blossom Illuminations 2017

Tokyo & Kyoto Cherry Blossom Illuminations 2017

Cherry blossoms will be in full bloom over the next two weeks. We love taking morning walks under the cherry blossoms, but nothing beats the evening illuminated petals of white and pinks against the dark sky. Grab a plastic sheet to throw on the ground, your jacket and some warming …

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Spring 2017 Tokyo International School Festivals

Over the next three months, there are some great Spring 2017 Tokyo International school festivals to attend. You do not need to have a child at these schools to attend and enjoy global cooking, music and many flea markets and raffles. Attending the Spring 2017 Tokyo International school festivals is …

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Nearly New Sale at the Tokyo American Club, Minato-ku

Looking for some great deals on adult and kids clothing and other home items in Tokyo? Then do not miss the annual Nearly New Sale happening new month at the Tokyo American Club.  This popular event is open to the public. The Nearly New Sale (flea market) is Friday, April …

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Gokokuji Temple and Higo Hoskawa Garden English Guided Tour

gokokuji temple

Bunkyo City International Exchange Group is offering a free English guided tour of Gokokuji Temple, Higo Hosakawa Garden and Edogawa Park on Sunday, March 25th from 9:45am to 12:30pm  (Sign up by Thursday, March 22nd). Gokoku-ji Temple (護国寺) is a Shingon Buddhist temple in Tokyo’s Bunkyo Ward. The temple was built in 1681 …

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