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Sushi-making Experience
There are various kinds of sushi, but we will make 5 kinds thi time (Nigiri sushi, Tamagyaki-sushi, winding winding, manual winding, fine winding). Generally there are two kinds of hand grips (kotegaeshi/tategaeshi). I will make sushi by this method. Becuase my shop is a shop that last 100 years, I have inherited the technology you will experienced it. Let's grab it in a sushi craftmanship. And let's make goals that sushi can be made even if yo return home! Let me eat lunch together because I also hold a sushi for you. And if there is something you want to know abot sushi, I will gladly answer. Other things to note There's nothing special to prepare. Please come with casual clothes.
Tsukiji (Old) vs Toyosu (New) S.S Tour
We'll start at the new Toyosu—the world's largest fish market. We'll then go to the outer area known as the Tsukiji old market and Tsukiji Uogashi, a new building with fish-selling areas, including a background area that is off-limits to ordinary tourists. We'll drop in for fish while experiencing the authentic and dynamic atmosphere of a wholesale market. After taking some shopping time at the outer area, we'll purchase a variety of fish and head to Asakusa. We'll visit the popular Buddhist Sensō-ji temple before we go to my shop to prepare Kaisekistyle lunch--Traditional Japanese Cuisine--, Kaisen Donburi—sashimi rice bowls—with fresh seafood and more. After our meal, we'll have some surprise treats. Please note that the markets are lively and changing each day. Please arrive on time and be aware that the experience can run over time. Other things to note Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes. The new market is so huge it will seem like we are viewing a factory. We'll go to the Tsukiji old market after that and enjoy comparing the two marketplaces.
Cross Country Skiing & Powder Snow
The snow is great in February and March spring skiing is also awesome. Yeehaw. When booking please send your shoe size so I can confirm the ski boots. Cross country skiing is sliding on the snow with skis. You can slide uphill and of course ski downhill which is a lot of fun. This experience is designed for everyone regardless of skiing ability. I can give you the challenge you need. We will head over to a wonderful local area blanketed with fluffy powder snow where we will carve some trails and slide on the snow. If you are a beginner, no worries. I will give you basic guidance on how to ski and slide on the snow. Everyone can do this. It is easy and fun. We can make our own course depending on the snow. There is no hurry to get anywhere. How far we go will be based on your preference. I will take you on courses to best suit your ability. This experience is great family fun. Contact me for groups larger than 4 people.
Personal Photographer & Guide in Tokyo
★Ongoing Promos★ -Bookings for May 2022 are currently 10 USD off! Promo lasts till end of Feb 2022. -Bookings for Cherry Blossoms are now available, message me for details! I will show you guys the visuals of Shibuya, the views you can get of the Crossing from above. Off the beaten paths spots and major tourist spots you shouldn't miss. After that we will move to Shinjuku via the JR Yamanote Line (12 minute train ride) and show you the gritty side of Tokyo, showing you the tiniest of alleys and the main night-life spot. The tour/photoshoot is going to be around 2-3 hours. I will be providing you with 25-40 high resolution photos, post processed and ready to share to your friends and family. ★Disclaimer: The experience is not a private session unless you book for one!★
Local Foodie Night Craft Sake Bar Crawl
Close enough from KYOTO ! Please read detailed guest review to get to know more about my tour! "One of the tapas bar is historical 80 YEARS OLD classic Japanese tapas bar! Point 1. Experience of this bar crawl will walk around deep side of Osaka, If you’re looking for "off the beaten path" munchies experience beyond Namba or Doutonbori area in Osaka, HERE is for YOU who wanna glimpse what a real local night life is. Point 2. Let me take you to three SPECIAL standing bar which most of them are originally opened as "liquor store" turned out to be a "Tapas Bar". Great things that we will have quality food/drinks as very reasonable price! Average cost is about 6000 Yen ($46/€42ish) in TOTAL 3 restaurant. Point 3. You will encounter a bunch of flavorful food/drinks surrounded by full of local. You will be fit in well to local life without language barrier. I'll order your favorite taste which something "adventurous" and sure fire food like seasonal sashimi or variety of meat and veggies. If you find your favorite sake, you can buy a bottle in order to have your souvenir! Let's enjoy the night out together like a local. besides, I would like to talk about culture differences! I am music, movies and nature lover. Other things to note Food and drinks are NOT included in the tour fee. Vegetarian friendly! LGBTQ friendly!

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Learn Kawaii wagashi making over matcha
I invite you to enter my atelier normally not accessible. A local fluent translator will help me in explaining details about wagashi ingredients, motifs, and technique! First you will learn about basic ingredients, materials and tools for making wagashi using visual chart, and I will demonstrate the basic skills step by step for you to follow and do the same way by modelling, moulding, and shaping your own Japanese sweet. You can learn not only the basic skills of making, but also the beauty of Japanese traditional colours used and how I express seasons in the design of the "sweets". Don't worry, you can take your time at your own pace, and focus on getting inspiration and enjoying the making! When some difficult techniques needed, of course I will help you. :-)  Also, you can ask me to take photos of your making as you have to keep your hands clean! Making will be about 40 minutes, and when finished, you will have a matcha tea time to taste your own wagashi. We can pack the remaining wagashi for your taking out! Ingredients are red beans(azuki), white kidney beans, sugar, yam potato, agar, and edible colors from vegetables and plants. Sometimes I may use egg yolk or rice powder, which I can avoid if you ask me in advance.
Tokyo Kimono Guide Tour / Photo Session
IS@tokyokimonoguidetour I will take pictures of you taken by my DSLR camera and give you all of them at the end of the tour by Airdrop or Dropbox. Let’s brag about yourself in SNS! ◆Day Schedule about 4 hours◆ 1) Meet at Nezu station (C14 / Chiyoda Line Tokyo Metro) 2) Welcome to my house! It takes about 30 seconds from the station to my home. Greeting and choose a kimono from my collection. I will help you to choose and get you dressed in. 2) After wearing kimonos, I take you to the Nezu shrine first to have a photo shooting! The Nezu shrine is one of Japan's oldest shrines, and certainly one of its most attractive. Nezu Shrine is set in lush greenery, with ponds of carp, pathways that are tunnels of small shrine arches, and elegant, beautifully colored, wooden structures that reflect Japanese culture in all its age and beauty. 3) After the photo shooting, I will take you on a local tour associated with the season. Ex. Yanaka Ginza shopping street, Nezu shrine, Ueno Park by bus, summer festivals our neighbors, Please enjoy four seasons in Japan! 4) End of the tour and we will help you to take of your kimono! ■Other things to note■ ・Your reservation will be canceled if you are late more than 30 minutes. Because it causes trouble the other guests. ・Kimono are available on a first come, first severed basis.
Traditional Kyoto-style Bookmaking
" Book Binding Workshop" 1. select book cover ( you can choose from our collection of old kimono textile / old cloth textile / varieties of fabrics ) 2. stitch the interior pages of the book by hand 3. cut the edge of the book to size 4. measure the book cover & other materials 5. set and arrange all paper and make book cover 6. assemble the interior of the book and book cover 7. press by hot iron with candle 8. use pressing tools to press book 9. glue on the cover of the book -finish- Other things to note If you are the family, we are very welcome. Under 5years old children might be difficult to have standard corse. In that case, embossing class would be better ( please check another workshop of mine!
Enjoy Japanese authentic kimono and life
Let's dress up in a genuine KIMONO feeling Japan's traditional dignity. You can choose from plentiful color variations and sizies of Kimono, even big size (Women 150-180cm; Men 160-190cm). Summer time, I will prepare Kyoto brand yukata.But if you want to wear real kimono,you can try it inside the room.(outside is really hot) After dressing up, we will go to nearby Shibamata Taisyakuten Temple(known as the location of Japanese movie films.)It is a simple, local,quiet temple with wonderful garden and Buddhist sculptures carved throughout. Here on weekdays it is really calm and we can enjoy amazing art to our hearts content and take a lot of pictures of you wearing a kimono with the back of the temple garden. The Shibamata approach road is lined with shops selling delicious foods and souvenirs and people offers friendly and warm voices to you. And let's have a Tea Break dressing up in a Kimono in my house. You can enjoy green tea with Japanese sweets. From now on, I will give special consideration to safety, and I will try to learn and enjoy Japanese life by using my traditional Japanese house. Knowing the culture of Japanese life is very important in aiming for a world that protects others. This summer I got a lot of kimono from my husband's friend. I would love to give it to my guests. Please come if you want. My blog site. https://rentalkimono-koti.jimdofree.com Other things to note Please give me your gender, height, weight, and age (if you don't mind) for preparation of Kimono after the reservation. Please put make up in advance. Please bring your camera to take photos.
Feeling Samurai Soul -samurai experience in Tokyo-
Welcome to No.1 samurai experience in Tokyo! First you'll change the clothes into "kimono" and "hakama" is samurai style. Introducing with tea ceremony Matcha green tea and Wagashi sweets Next we'll watch a real Japanese katana—a traditional sword used by the samurai of ancient and feudal Japan. Then you'll learn how to handle it with unsharpened katana. We'll also do a traditional Zen meditation. It's called "Rituzen". After doing meditation, you will be calm mind and you can cut one bundle of straw with real sword. Through using with real katana yourself, you can feel one part of swordsmanship as samurai. Lastly, you'll watch a performance using real katana by host. This experience has no flashy production, but you can feel the "real". You can enjoy not only training but also total samurai culture with this time. More than over 50country, 2000 people joined in a year. From families, couples to martial artists, various people touched and enjoyed the “real” samurai world! If you bring a camera, you can taking some pictures of samurai pauses which learning in this experience! This experience is also great for team building up to about 15 people. Please contact me if you have any questions on team building activities. I can make a plan for your needs. Also we have more venue at Fujino.

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Stamp-Book Making & Explore with Maestro
" Temple Stamp Book ( Gosyuincho ) making @ bookmaking studio 1. Choose one for your book ( enjoy our beautiful collection of vintage kimono textile / cloth textile / varieties of fabrics ) 2. Making the interior page by Washi papers ( temple special style ) learning technic with special blush & glue for the book 3. Listen to the story how the craftsmanship are in Kyoto watching old machine works 4. Measure the book cover, other materials & cut those to the size 5. Highlight : learn how to make the Book-cover with bamboo & paper in traditional way ” Embossing ”  We offer you the special opportunity to use our special machine & letterpresses, Those are you can’t experience anywhere in the world because the machine was made for the professionals and enough old. Some of them are the last forms in the world actually. Of corse, you need practices to get the point before embossing your own books using golden leaf ( or other colors like silver, red, blue, white ) –finish “Explore ( Let’s go out from studio ! ) “ About 5mins walking up to the shrine to get the first stamp by monks at shrines or temples neighbors. On the way, the road ( so called, Monster Street ) itself is enough historic, meaningful and interesting. The craftsman, Kimono maker and old shops around corner. Experience real Kyoto ! Other things to note It’s better to join the class before visiting some temples & shrines if you collect stumps there. Good matching to family activity !! Great & Only one souvenir with you when you leave local & professional studio.
For Book Lovers! Kyoto Craft Workshop
Session 1 " Book Binding Workshop" 1. select book cover ( you can choose from our collection of old kimono textile / old cloth textile / varieties of fabrics ) 2. stitch the interior pages of the book by hand 3. cut the edge of the book to size 4. measure the book cover & other materials 5. set and arrange all paper and make book cover 6. assemble the interior of the book and book cover 7. press by hot iron with candle 8. use pressing tools to press book 9. glue on the cover of the book Session 2 ” Embossing ”  1. choose one or two words from Name/ Date/ Kyoto. Or, one line of your expression like poem or philosophy. 2. choose letter style from letter presses ( Western or Japanese/ Kanji -old Chinese characters ) 3. design to set letter press on the back page of your book cover 4. practice the technic of embossing several times 5. try to emboss with golden leaf ( silver / other colors ) please check photos for each process. -finish Other things to note This course is best suited for adults and families with kids over 13 yrs. old. If you’d like to enjoy a more family oriented class please choose our other course Traditional Kyoto Style Bookmaking.
Let's experience the world of yacht in Fukuoka.
Take the yacht running along the sea with the power of the wind, experience the basic maneuvering and sailing arrangements, and enjoy the city of Fukuoka from above the sea. We'll cruise to Noko Island, the closest island to Fukuoka's Bay. The views of Fukuoka's skyline from Noko Island are simply the best. We'll enjoy some snacks and drinks while watching the wonderful view and chilling. Other things to note If it is canceled due to bad weather, we will notify you as soon as possible. However, the announcement may be on the day. Because we are in nature. Please understand for your safety. In that case, we suggest another day. Or you can get a full refund through Airbnb. You can choose.
Experience Kendo in Kyoto
"Experience KENDO" offers authentic BUSHIDO ("WAY OF SAMURAI") learning experience through the lecture and basic motions of the traditional martial arts, KENDO ("WAY OF SWORD"). Tomoyoshi, the instructor, will give you a short lecture on how the ancient swordsmanship of SAMURAI later developed into KENDO. He will share ancient SAMURAIS' heroic stories, including his great-grandfather, Yoshishige Hayashi. He will also share the controversial influence of BUSHIDO values on this nation and his family into extremism, especially during the period of WW2. He will end his story on how redemption came and led him to the current inner peace and the life of a pacifist. After the lecture, you will wear all the KENDO armors and will learn the basic KENDO movements. In the end, you will get to do the KENDO match with each other. Upon completing the workshop, you will receive a beautifully designed “Certificate of Experience”. Tomoyoshi will teach you everything in English. Q&A is always welcomed. Photo-taking is freely allowed. His wife, Tomoko, who also has rich Kendo experience will assist ladies and children in any necessary way. It is a very safe activity but exciting enough to meet your adventurous expectation. We are confident that this is one of the best workshops you can find of this kind!
Kendo experience inside the Osaka Castle
Step right in to the Samurai world at the foot of the largest castle in Japan. “OSAKA Castle KENDO Experience" is for families, group or individuals who have desire to learn the BUSHIDO ("WAY OF SAMURAI") values through experiencing the traditional martial arts, KENDO (WAY OF SWORD). BUSHIDO values are the foundational behavioral and moral codes that formed the basics of Japanese mind. At the start of the experience, you will get dressed up with Kendo uniform, then learn the basic gestures, movements and skills by the instruction of a professional Kendo player, who started Kendo from his childhood.After that, you will wear all the Kendo armors and practice all the skills with your team members. The instructor will teach you everything in English. Q&A is always welcomed during the workshop. It is a very safe family activity but exciting enough to meet your adventurous expectation! Other things to note Please be prepared for training, bring some water and take care.

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Sushi-making Experience
There are various kinds of sushi, but we will make 5 kinds thi time (Nigiri sushi, Tamagyaki-sushi, winding winding, manual winding, fine winding). Generally there are two kinds of hand grips (kotegaeshi/tategaeshi). I will make sushi by this method. Becuase my shop is a shop that last 100 years, I have inherited the technology you will experienced it. Let's grab it in a sushi craftmanship. And let's make goals that sushi can be made even if yo return home! Let me eat lunch together because I also hold a sushi for you. And if there is something you want to know abot sushi, I will gladly answer. Other things to note There's nothing special to prepare. Please come with casual clothes.
Dive into the world of Tokyo's Underground Culture Car
Embark on a night trip to the heart of Japanese culture and explore Tokyo with a great Japanese athlete. Have a unique experience, away from the typical sights! Cross the Rainbow Bridge and its breathtaking view, cross the 10-mile bend of the legendary coastline, the winding Tokyois ring road, and meet the "Roulettezoku", these car and speed enthusiasts who travel tirelessly crisscross the roads of the Japanese capital. Finally, take out your camera and enjoy the biggest car gathering in Japan, Daikoku PA. Skyline GTR R34, Supra MK4, Lamborghini Aventador SVJ, and more... Fast and furious, drift culture and Japanese sports cars as if you were there!
Tsukiji (Old) vs Toyosu (New) S.S Tour
We'll start at the new Toyosu—the world's largest fish market. We'll then go to the outer area known as the Tsukiji old market and Tsukiji Uogashi, a new building with fish-selling areas, including a background area that is off-limits to ordinary tourists. We'll drop in for fish while experiencing the authentic and dynamic atmosphere of a wholesale market. After taking some shopping time at the outer area, we'll purchase a variety of fish and head to Asakusa. We'll visit the popular Buddhist Sensō-ji temple before we go to my shop to prepare Kaisekistyle lunch--Traditional Japanese Cuisine--, Kaisen Donburi—sashimi rice bowls—with fresh seafood and more. After our meal, we'll have some surprise treats. Please note that the markets are lively and changing each day. Please arrive on time and be aware that the experience can run over time. Other things to note Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes. The new market is so huge it will seem like we are viewing a factory. We'll go to the Tsukiji old market after that and enjoy comparing the two marketplaces.
Perfect <Brunch> at Tsukiji Fish Market and Sightseeing
【New release at a special price】 Welcome to Tokyo, Japan! You may know Tsukiji Fish market is one of the most popular tourist spots in Tokyo. At Tsukiji fish market, about 500 street food stalls are waiting for you. But the problem is, many of them serve very similar items! Many food stalls of Oyster, cooked skewered Tuna, Japanese rolled omelet, Mochi stuffed with strawberry. Some of them are wonderful honestly, but some are not so good, not only in quality, but also in quantity, price, and waiting time! How shall the tourists find the best ones, and hidden ones in Tsukiji? We have explored, tried(tasted) and compared them from completely “neutral” viewpoint, and selected the best street food stalls! And plus, if you have chance to come to Tokyo Tsukiji fish market all the way from your country, we hope that you don’t leave without visiting nice tourist spots around the market. Tsukiji is located the “center zone” of Tokyo city, and some nice tourist spots are near to the market. As the professional tour guides, we would like to take you there. Through this experience, not only eating delicious foods nor visiting tourist spots, but you may learn our society, custom, culture, history, beauty, lifestyle, etiquette, table manner, background, and way of thinking.
English Stand up Comedy by Japanese Comedian
We’ll begin with a 30-minute meet-up! After hanging out with new friends, you can enjoy watching a 60-minute comedy show about Japan. (Title "My Japanese Perspective") I’m a Japanese stand-up comedian and I’ll introduce you to Japanese history, religion, culture, sex, and the recommended sightseeing spots in a funny way. After this comedy show, you’ll be able to understand "why Japanese people are like this." At the end of the show, you can mingle with the other guests and we'll all hang out together while I tell you more about Japan. <Place> ★Tuesday, Thursday, Second and Forth Sunday Place: Asakusa Smile Bar 1-16-1 Azumabashi, Sumidaku Tokyo!!! ★First and Third Sunday Place: Little Japan 5 minutes from Asakusabashi Station west exit 3-10-8 Asakusabashi, Taito-ku, Tokyo ★Second Friday Place: Infinity Books & Event Space 1F Komagata Bashi Heights Bldg1-2-4 Sumida, Tokyo 130-0001 5minutes from HonjoAzumbashi Station. 8minutes from Asakusa Station
Food & Drinks Bar Tour- Discover Unique Tokyo Nightlife
Tokyo has so much to offer and one of the many incredible things you can do is to immerse in Tokyo's nightlife! During our barhopping tour, we will visit three to four restaurants, bars and clubs in total. If you want to continue with your night, we know a lot of places we can recommend to you. You will get a free shot at every spot! Most places that we visit will have delicious food options, so make sure to come hungry and thirsty :) Tokyo has a fascinating nightlife scene that you should experience first-hand! Get ready to spend the evening chatting, meeting new people & discovering hidden bars and spots in Tokyo!
Cross Country Skiing & Powder Snow
The snow is great in February and March spring skiing is also awesome. Yeehaw. When booking please send your shoe size so I can confirm the ski boots. Cross country skiing is sliding on the snow with skis. You can slide uphill and of course ski downhill which is a lot of fun. This experience is designed for everyone regardless of skiing ability. I can give you the challenge you need. We will head over to a wonderful local area blanketed with fluffy powder snow where we will carve some trails and slide on the snow. If you are a beginner, no worries. I will give you basic guidance on how to ski and slide on the snow. Everyone can do this. It is easy and fun. We can make our own course depending on the snow. There is no hurry to get anywhere. How far we go will be based on your preference. I will take you on courses to best suit your ability. This experience is great family fun. Contact me for groups larger than 4 people.
Personal Photographer & Guide in Tokyo
★Ongoing Promos★ -Bookings for May 2022 are currently 10 USD off! Promo lasts till end of Feb 2022. -Bookings for Cherry Blossoms are now available, message me for details! I will show you guys the visuals of Shibuya, the views you can get of the Crossing from above. Off the beaten paths spots and major tourist spots you shouldn't miss. After that we will move to Shinjuku via the JR Yamanote Line (12 minute train ride) and show you the gritty side of Tokyo, showing you the tiniest of alleys and the main night-life spot. The tour/photoshoot is going to be around 2-3 hours. I will be providing you with 25-40 high resolution photos, post processed and ready to share to your friends and family. ★Disclaimer: The experience is not a private session unless you book for one!★
Premium Kimono Tea Ceremony at Maikoya with the Garden
You will make a green tea (Matcha) in an ancient style Japanese tea ceremony room wearing Kimono. First, you will chose your kimono. I will help to make sure that you are dressed correctly also your hair match the traditional styles. You will a selection of kimono in sizes appropriate for women, men, boys, and girls . Second, I will give you an introduction to the Japanese tea ceremony and associated rituals. Traditional Japanese tea ceremony will be held and you will make a green tea (Matcha), drink it, then eat Japanese sweets (Wagashi) which is suitable for the green tea. Lastly, you are allowed to take pictures in the tea ceremony room after the ceremony and in front of our unique backdrops! Other things to note ・You have an option to do the tea ceremony by sitting on a chair. Please let me know in advance! ・Children under 6 can not enter the tea ceremony venue.
Party with Iamciti Tokyo's Nightlife Host
FOR 1 TO 10 PEOPLE(SOLO TRAVELERS WELCOME : before you book our experience please message us first, because you may be the only booking so we can accommodate you. *To start the experience each day, the minimum size of the group has to be at least 3 people* 1 is fine if no other bookings we will accommodate your experience. First, we will all meet up at the first bar (we'll send you exact location and time in the direct message) We will visit 3-4 places and spend about 30 mins - 1 hour at each location. We will explore 2 main areas where people here in Tokyo like to party! (Japanese & Foreign Locals) Subject to Change depending on group decision if need be. 1. Bar - first mission start the first bar! I t will it really be a bar or restaurant type setting so we can mingle a bit and get to know eachother. 2. Pregame Club/Bar - A quick stop at a busy club/bar to pregame and meet some people in my network, SUBJECT TO CHANGE DEPENDING ON GROUP DECISION ""! 3. Nightclub - What kind of music do you like? Hiphop / Latin/ EDM / House? I like all types of music, so I know where to go. I will take you to a dope spot I got you! DRESS CODE : Men : NO shorts, sandals or flipflops Female : NO sandals or flipflops (sandals with straps around ankles is fine) ** BRING YOUR PASSPORT or ID CARD**
Kyoto Tour in One Day, See All of ElevenTop Sights
【New release at a special price】 Kyoto city is full of tourist spots, it's a kind of amusement park itself. But the transportation is so complicated even for Japanese people. Then tourists may visit 5-6 tourist spots in one day. But through this experience, we will take you to the most popular tourist spots in Kyoto, in one day! You have a chance to take photos of very beautiful scenery though this tour. Example of itinerary 1 Meet in front of the Exit of JR Saga-Arashiyama station. 2 Arashiyama: Beautiful bamboo forest and Japanese nature. 3 Ride the Randen Tram Line: Cute local small tram. 4 Ryoan-ji Temple: The stone garden here became famous because Queen Elizabeth visited here and praised it. 5 Lunch: Eat at a Sushi-go-round! (Sushi, Ramen, Kara-Age, Beer, Mochi too!) 6 Kinkakuji Temple: The famous golden temple! 7 Kyoto Imperial Palace: This place preserves the look and ambiance of the Palace as it had been in the time of Japan's ancient imperial dynasties. 8 Fushimi Inari Shrine: The No.1 sightseeing spot chosen by overseas customers! It is famous for the Torii corridor. 9 Sanjusangendo: The sight of 1,000 Buddhist statues lined up is a sight to behold! 10 Kiyomizu Temple: The most popular tourist spot for Japanese tourists. 11 Sanneizaka: Souvenir shops lined up this pedestrian road. 12 Yasaka Pagoda: A major symbol of Kyoto. 13 Gion area: The beauty of local life
Local Foodie Night Craft Sake Bar Crawl
Close enough from KYOTO ! Please read detailed guest review to get to know more about my tour! "One of the tapas bar is historical 80 YEARS OLD classic Japanese tapas bar! Point 1. Experience of this bar crawl will walk around deep side of Osaka, If you’re looking for "off the beaten path" munchies experience beyond Namba or Doutonbori area in Osaka, HERE is for YOU who wanna glimpse what a real local night life is. Point 2. Let me take you to three SPECIAL standing bar which most of them are originally opened as "liquor store" turned out to be a "Tapas Bar". Great things that we will have quality food/drinks as very reasonable price! Average cost is about 6000 Yen ($46/€42ish) in TOTAL 3 restaurant. Point 3. You will encounter a bunch of flavorful food/drinks surrounded by full of local. You will be fit in well to local life without language barrier. I'll order your favorite taste which something "adventurous" and sure fire food like seasonal sashimi or variety of meat and veggies. If you find your favorite sake, you can buy a bottle in order to have your souvenir! Let's enjoy the night out together like a local. besides, I would like to talk about culture differences! I am music, movies and nature lover. Other things to note Food and drinks are NOT included in the tour fee. Vegetarian friendly! LGBTQ friendly!
Mountain Climb with Expert Guide
Japanese nature is very rich in the world. There lies number of high mountains, and about 70% of the land is covered with forest blessed with rain water.  Therefore, various wild animals and plants are living in the nature. In this tour, I will take you to an unknown quiet mountain which is difficult to go by yourself without a guide,  because we can have more chance to see wild animals in that kind of mountains.  Actually, I saw some animals already there such as badger, hare, woodpecker, deer and wild boar. However deep in the nature,  there runs local bus until the entrance of this mountain which is already about 1400m high,  and we'll hike on the gentle slope until the peak of 1593m. The trail is well-equipped having restrooms and without any dangerous parts,  so even beginners can climb it up easily.   When you will come to the peak of this mountain and view the landscape with countless mountains and valleys,  you can surely feel like standing in deep nature of this mother earth far from human world. And additionally,  we can also visit other attractive spots such as a big sacred waterfall, a huge historic shrine and so on. I can assert this tour is the best to experience Japanese mother nature deeply! Now let's explore the Japanese Nature with me! (^o^)b
Colorful Wagashi making and Matcha
It’s a combination activity of Wagashi (Japanese confectionary) Making and Chado (Tea ceremony) experience. *Participation age from 15 years old. Let's make Japanese sweets in my kitchen. I first show you the instruction video and you will try coloring Nerikiri i(very sensitive but interesting ingredients which is transformative and colorful), putting them in a shape of the season. You will make 2 Wagashi. When we are done, let's go to Chashitsu (tea room). There I prepare a cup of Matcha for you one by one with traditional utensils of “Chado – Tea ceremony”. You can relax and have a Matcha(tea) & your sweets together. Through this experience I would like you to feel Japanese sweets are very close to you, as you can make it with everyday cook utensils.  Other things to note *It takes around 2h. I'll be less or more than 2h depend on number of participants. *If you have too long nails, enjoying creating Wagashi would be difficult.
Asakusa, Tokyo Walking Tour in Kimono
A local host will welcome you in a kimono. Why don't you wear a kimono and enjoy Asakusa? Enjoy the traditional Japanese culture, buildings, and atmosphere while enjoying delicious sweets. If you like, let's rent a kimono first and go straight to the city of Asakusa. Let's get memorable opportunities wearing a kimono that may everyone envies. As for eating around, I go out to Asakusa every time I have a day off, and I actually eat and walk around, and I will share only really delicious food from the bottom of my heart. I can't rely on the information of the guidebooks. I can only rely on my own tasting experiences. Please let me take care of it. Also, if there is a place you want to go or something you want to buy, let me know in advance, in order to make a plan for your desirable trip experiences as much as possible. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us. Main course - Asakusa Kaminarimon Gate (Historical Site) - Kimono shop(You can select Kimono) - Nakamise Main Street(Try tasty Japanese Sweets) This street with 90 shops in a straight line of 250 meters is a sightseeing and shopping spot. - Houzoumon (Historical Site) - Five Storied Pagoda (Historical Site) - Sensoji temple (Historical Site) - Asakusa-jinja Shrine (Historical Site) - Chingodō(Historical Site) - Omikuji(Fortune paper)
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