My Tsukuba Life

Foods, Sightseeing, and Experience in Tsukuba, JAPAN

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Japanese take a long holidays, Golden Week, from the End of April And the Beginning of May

We have a long holidays from the end of April and the beginning of May. It is called as Golden Week in Japan. The following four days are national holidays … Continue reading

2015-05-08 · 1 Comment

Celebrate Growth of Male Children with Japanese Samurai Armor on 5 May

Japanese parents celebrate the growth of male children on 5 May that is called as “Tango no sekku” in Japanese. My wife set up Kabuto (Warrior’s headpiece), Katana (Sword), and … Continue reading

2015-04-29 · 4 Comments

Yo-kai Watch is Incomparable Idol among Japanese Children

Yo-kai Watch that is very popular animation in Japan. it was firstly unveiled in a comic for children and subsequently the game for Nintendo 3DS was launched. After that, TV … Continue reading

2015-04-25 · Leave a comment

About Tsukuba City

Tsukuba city is located in Ibaraki prefecture and in the north of Tokyo. Mito city is the seat of prefectural government and is further northeast of Tsukuba city. Tsukuba is … Continue reading

2015-04-16 · 2 Comments

Beautiful Green Carpet Is Actually Cultivated in Tsukuba

While I drive to our office, I was able to see that farmers harvested lawn (Shiba or Shibafu in Japanese) many times in the spring as if they peeled land … Continue reading

2015-04-16 · Leave a comment

Let’s Go on a Hike, not Hichhike, before Rainy Season Comes

Cold winter passed through Japan. Cherries have already stared loosing their flower leaves and grown their new green leaves. bloomed in our area. Good season for a stroll has come. … Continue reading

2015-04-13 · Leave a comment

Are You Looking for Interesting books? Why Don’t You Visit Tsukuba Public Library?

Children like picture books so much but picture books are more expensive than novels even though picture books have fewer pages. Libraries give children opportunities to meet and read new … Continue reading

2015-04-11 · 2 Comments

Amazing Rechargeable Battery in My Dictionary

I always use some devices such as iPhone, iPad, laptop, remote controller, shaver, electrical dictionary, and so on. They have batteries with no exception. I haven’t actually seen the battery … Continue reading

2015-04-07 · Leave a comment

Have You Imagined Cherry Blossom Viewing like This!

Cherries have already bloomed. I saw the blossoms on the way to our office and in the site of our company. I go to cherry blossom viewing every year but … Continue reading

2015-04-05 · Leave a comment

Find Your Favorite Rice Bowl

Japanese virtually have rice as a staple diet. Absolutely, we also have other kinds of meals such as Italian, Chinese, and French meals. As a matter of fact, I like … Continue reading

2015-04-02 · 2 Comments