In my last post I showed you Asakusa in Tokyo, and I showed you the temples, but also some interesting streets. But what I didn’t tell you was that the famous “Sanja Matsuri” was taking place! A matsuri is a type of festival…. Your trust in me is very important this article contains recommended links (affiliate-Links). If you book a hotel or buy a product via one of these links, I get a small commission. You aren’t charged extra, and at the same time you support this blog. Thank you!
Asakusa (jap. 浅草, pronounced Asak’sa, flat grass) lies just east of the center of the Taitō region. This area is known above all for being home to the oldest buddhist temple in Tokyo, Sensō-ji (浅草寺). In the neighboring Asakusa-shrine (jap. 浅草神社, Asakusa-jinja) the three men who are credited with building of the Sensō-ji are remembered. Your trust in me is very important! This article contains recommended links (Affiliate-Links). If you book a hotel or buy a product via one of these links, I get a small commission. You arent charged extra, and at the same
Welcome to my new series “How do you live in…?”. So many of us would like to live abroad and get an insight into everyday life in other countries. There’s not much to see on holiday of the daily live. The idea for this series came to me when I read on Spiegel.de a report about German idiosyncrasies and how this affects non-Germans living with us. I was wondering what of the things that are so natural to us might be different anywhere else. That’s why I’ve been looking for