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July 6 & 7, 2019 Tokyo Weekend Family Events and Activities

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Here are our recommended July 6 & 7, 2019 Tokyo Weekend Family Events and Activities. Get ready to celebrate Tanabata this weekend, Sunday, July 7th by learning about the celebration at one of the great festivals this weekend. Don a yukata and watch the amazing fireworks displays across the city. Also remember our Tips to …

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June 29 & 30, 2019 Tokyo Weekend Family Events and Activities

Here are our recommended June 29 & 30, 2019 Tokyo Weekend Family Events and Activities. June is ending with rain. To make sure the rain stays away try making a Teru Teru Bozu! Visit some great Tokyo Area Adventure Sports and Activity Centers, Top Tokyo Indoor playcenters or Family Friendly Museum …

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June 2019 Tokyo Antique and Flea Markets

Tokyo Antique & Flea Markets

June is a hit or miss month with Tokyo Antique and Flea Markets due to the rainy season. Although presently over 25 markets are planned for the month, please check directly with the planners about rain cancellations. One great thing about antique hunting in the summer months is that fewer …

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May 2019 Tokyo Family Events and Activities

Here are our recommended Tokyo Area May 2019 Activities and Events for families. May is a great time to enjoy the outdoor festivities. Visit some of the many festivals kicking off Golden Week on our 2019 Top Recommended Golden Week Family Activity and Events (April 27 – May 6), Antique and Flea Markets, and International …

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2019 April Tokyo Antique and Flea Markets

April 2017 Tokyo Antique and Flea Markets

Enjoy the start of spring treasure hunting at an 2019 April Tokyo antique and flea markets.  The blossoms will be in full bloom this month, so let the fun begin. If you have visitors in town visiting an antique market or two is a great activity. This April there close …

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Tokyo April 2019 Events and Activities for Families

Check out our mom developed list of Tokyo Area April 2019 Recommended Activities & Events. Spring has arrived so get your planning calendars out!  April is not only cherry blossom season but blue nemophila, wisteria, and azalea – Get your cameras ready! It is also a very festive time of the …

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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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Top Things to do in Tokyo in March 2019

Tokyo Family Activities

March marks the beginning of Spring, the end of the Japanese school and business year, and anticipation for Cherry Blossoms. The following are some of our Top Recommended Activities & Events in Tokyo in March 2019.  Venture out and have fun! 🌸🌸Visit Plum Blossom Festivals 🌸🌸 Plum Blooms @ Koganei Park (Koganei)– You do not need …

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March 2019 Tokyo Antique and Flea Markets

Tokyo Antique and Flea Markets - March 2017

Here are recommended Tokyo Antique Markets for March 2019. The Cherry blossoms will start blooming this month, so let the fun begin. If you have visitors in town visiting an antique market or two is a great activity. There are 25 market events this month, so chances are you will …

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Spring Macrobiotic Workshop

Spring means new beginnings…and new fruits and vegetables in the grocery stores that’ll leave you scratching your head wondering what they are, how they taste, and how to use them. In this Spring Seasonal Workshop, we’ll start off by presenting to you macrobiotic concepts where you’ll discover what foods are …

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February 9 – 11, 2019 Tokyo Weekend Family Events and Activities

Enjoy the cultural events and plum blossoms this long weekend. Laugh, Learn and Live! ~Best Living Japan Moms Market of the Sun (Kachidoki) — Enjoy the Market of the Sun this beautiful weekend at Japan’s largest regular urban farmers’ market. Over 100 vendors participate from around the country, of which more …

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February 2019 Tokyo Area Antique and Flea Markets

Tokyo Antique Shrine and Flea Markets

Here are recommended Tokyo Antique Markets for February 2019. Bundle up and have fun! ** Please note most outside markets are usually cancelled when raining. Please double-check info below at contact numbers/links to be 100% sure of details. — Best Living Japan Moms February 2019 Tokyo Area Antique and Flea Markets …

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Tokyo English Life Line Parenting Programs – Winter 2019

Tokyo English Life Line Parenting Programs

If you are raising children in Japan, I recommend you attend the free Tokyo English Life Parenting Programs which are offered about six workshops each academic year from September to May. The workshop series supports global parents on a wide-range of topics. There are three workshops scheduled for January & February 2019. The workshops are …

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Most Popular Best Living Japan 2018 Posts

Most Popular Best Living Japan 2018 Posts

We hope your family had a fantastic year, and wish you the best of luck, happiness, and health in 2019. The Best Living Japan team had another great year expanding our classes for global families living and traveling to Japan. We are sharing our most popular posts from 2018. Looking …

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January 2019 Tokyo Area Antique and Flea Markets

Tokyo Antique Shrine and Flea Markets

Here are recommended Tokyo Antique Markets for January 2019. The weekend of  January 11-13th is a big antique weekend with the Antique Jamboree. Bundle up and trek out to find treasures in the New Year!  Check our most recent antique markets listings here. If you are looking for another month …

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Chabako Classes

chabako classes

If you love utility crafts, then join us at Best Living Japan for a Chabako Class. You will go home with a lovely washi covered Japanese wooden tea box which is tin lined. Chabakos make great storage boxes for woollens and special keepsakes. Chabako Classes are 10,000 JPY + 8% …

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December 2018 Tokyo Antique & Flea Markets

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December 2018 Tokyo Antique & Flea Markets — December is a great month for holiday treasure hunting at over 25 Tokyo Antique and Flea Markets. Small teacups and plates, kimono fabric and old Japanese papers make great gifts for the holidays. If you are looking for something larger try the …

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