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Answered almost 3 years ago

What are tokyo's secret attractions?

Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

Maybe mountains and hiking? Tokyo is considered to be a city, but there are a lot of nature in the west part. Mt.Takao and Okutama hiking trail are must visit places if you enjoy being in nature :)

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Answered almost 3 years ago

What are taboos in Japanese culture?

Folami Small Folami Small, Visited Japan Twice

Please take care not to push past ANYONE in a public area (this comes especially handy if you, as a visitor, are in a shopping situation in a space with narrow aisles). The polite thing to do, in such an instance, is to politely wait, or to gently say 'Watakushi wo yurushi te kudasai.' meaning 'E...

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Answered almost 3 years ago

what is the best summer festival in Japan?

Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

There are tremendous amount of summer festivals in Japan, from small and local to big and famous ones, and hard to decide the best one! Here are some famous ones:Aomori Nebuta Festival (Aomori)This should be one of the most famous summer festival in Japan. 3 million people visit this festival eve...

Answered almost 3 years ago

May I have your recommendations for a few good lunch restaurants, preferably Italian or Japanese in the Meguro/Ebisu/Daikanyama area please?

Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

My favorite pizza place in Meguro :)i-rottahttps://tabelog.com/en/tokyo/A1316/A131601/13003385/In Ebisu, ramen place "Chorori" and Nagasaki style noodle place "Donku" have great noodle dishes. Chororihttps://tabelog.com/en/tokyo/A1303/A130302/13001595/Donkuhttps://tabelog.com/en/tokyo/A1303/A1303...

Answered almost 3 years ago

italian restaurent in tokyo

Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

SAVOY in Azabujuban (near Roppongi) has the best Italian pizzahttp://www.savoy.vc/4_azabu/azabu1_top.htmlI love their pizza so much! The place is very small with about 10 seats only. Always crowded and long queue.

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Answered almost 3 years ago

It's our first time and we want to eat the best sushi and drink great sake. Where do we find this? We also want experience your traditional culture.

For sushi, if you want "the best", go to Ginza area would be expensive though...I recommend you Midori-sushi (http://www.sushinomidori.co.jp/eng/).The price is not so expensive and their sushi is quite good considering the price!!For traditional culture, take my calligraphy class!!lol Or tea-cere...

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Answered almost 3 years ago

It's our first time and we want to eat the best sushi and drink great sake. Where do we find this? We also want experience your traditional culture.

Ming He Ming He, Visited Japan Four times or more

How much is your budget for "best"? If you have $300-$500 per person budget then I would recommend using a concierge reservation service to help you with reservations. Or if you are staying at a nice hotel (such as Park Hyatt or Grand Hyatt) you can email your hotel to help you make reservation 1...

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Answered almost 3 years ago

italian restaurent in tokyo

Sosuke Kimura Sosuke Kimura, Living in Japan

There are so many italian restaurants in Tokyo.i-rotta in Meguro:Here has great pizza. Casual restaurant. https://www.tripadvisor.jp/Restaurant_Review-g1066450-d1678627-Reviews-Irotta-Meguro_Tokyo_Tokyo_Prefecture_Kanto.htmlI feel that especially delicious (sometimes expensive) Italian restaurant...

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