Ishigaki: Coral Land

Ishigaki Island, diving resort, known for coral, but also do not forget the delicious beef.

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Hachijojima

I had a planned diving trip near Hachijo Island. When I want to get on the back ferry I was told the ferry was canceled due to fierce wave that Japanese called “Haru Arashi”(Spring Storm).

Miura Coast

I always go to Izu Penninsula, but actually there are three peninsulas nearby Tokyo: Izu(Shizuoka Prefecture), Miura(Kanagawa Prefecture) and Boso(Chiba Prefecture). This time I went to Miura Peninsula.

Yokosuka: Navy Curry

Yokosuka is known as an important navy base of both US Navy and Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force.This restaurant is very near Yokosuka Central rails station. You can go and eat curry there when you visit Yokosuka or Miura Peninsula.

Kenrokuen

Kanazawa: Gold River Town

Since Mar. 15, 2015 a new Shinkansen line is available for visitors around Tokyo. You can just spend 3 hours in the suitable and quiet train. Kanazawa becomes more and more popular among visitors.

Shirakawago: Gassho-zukuri Houses

Gassho-zukuri is a Japanese phrase and it means the house is made like prayer’s palms placed together and fingers pointing upward. This design is to avoid tons of snow accumulated on the roof to pressure the house into crashed.

Rainbow Bridge: Take Photos after Work

Rainbow Bridge connects Center of Tokyo and Odaiba the newly reclamation. Since 1990’s Rainbow Bridge appears in movies, TV series and comics. It is already a symbol of Tokyo. A nice and sunny day, I had an idea to take photos from Rainbow Bridge.