Shinjuku Gyoen

cherry blossum

It’s Cherry Blossum Season

Cherry blossom viewing or hanami, marks one of Japan’s favorite times of the year. Depending on the weather pattern of the season, the cherry blossoms are usually at their most spectacular in Tokyo between the first and second week of April.


Shinjuku gyoen park

Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden

The Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden was originally a residence of the Naito family; Lord Naito was the feudal lord of the Edo Period. The garden…


Only in Japan

In this shop in Tokyo’s Odaiba you can pay to spend some time in a room full of cats.