The Gardens of Tokyo

Kyu-Iwasaki-tei // Kyu-Furukawa // Rikugien // Koishikawa Korakuen // Kyu-Shiba-Rikyu // Hama-Rikyu // Kiyosumi // Mukojima-Hyakkaen // Meji Jingu Shrine Gardens // Others Tokyo isn’t really known for its gardens and it certainly doesn’t have anywhere near the number as Kyoto. There are around 10-20 notable public gardens to visit, in comparison to Kyoto’s 100 or… Read More The Gardens of Tokyo

Kabuki 歌舞伎

Kabuki //  Hirakana Seisuika -Genda Kando // Kagotsurube Sato no Eizame  // Hamamatsu Kaze Koi no Yomibito Kabuki is one of the traditional types of Japanese theatre. The main Kabuki theatre, Kabukiza, is in Tokyo and it recently re-opened after being completely rebuilt: amazingly, it was rebuilt with the addition of a skyscraper, in exactly the same plot of land.… Read More Kabuki 歌舞伎