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The 5 Must Sees at Sensō-ji
Located in Asakusa, part of Taito-ku, Tokyo, lies Sensō-ji, the oldest temple in Tokyo. Sensō-ji... Read More
The Future of Integrated Resorts in Japan.
The Japanese Integrated Resorts (IR) Association held its 3rd IR study session presenting the benefits... Read More
A traditional Shinto Wedding Ceremony
My wife and I were legally married (i.e submitted the form to City Hall) in... Read More
We Found Beauty in a Foreign Place
Today, we visited our district’s protectorate shrine. As we made our way through the busy... Read More
From Buddha to Bullets: The history of Ueno Daibutsu
Located at the top of a small hill in Ueno Park is Ueno Daibutsu. Consisting... Read More
What is Zazen?
Sitting cross-legged on the ground and looking down, half focusing on the black line that... Read More