The pretty and vigorous flowers by the railway tracks

May 8, 2016 at 11:00AM There are stone walls along the Yamanote line between Shibuya and Ebisu station. The purple flowers of the ivy leaves toadflax were vigorously blooming on the wall. This flowering plant seems to be native to Mediterranean Europe. It is no wonder that the sunlight and the blue sky suits these pretty flowers…

Take me out to the ball cafe

May 5, 2016 at 0:50 PM “MLB cafe Tokyo” is a restaurant which was licensed by Major League Baseball. You can enjoy American food while watching MLB games on screens. On the other hand, if you want to talk with friends, I recommend taking an outdoor seat. It is very comfortable to have lunch in a relaxed manner…

The very gorgeous rose tree at a common crossing

May 8, 2016 at 10:40 AM There is a small crossing with the traffic lights between Ebisu and Shibuya. The crossing turns surprisingly beautiful only at the rose season. The rose tree is at the bottom of a street tree at a corner of the crossing. A lot of red roses have been gorgeously flowering and scenting the whole…

The relaxing restaurant like a mountain hut

May 5, 2016 at 9:30 AM “IVY PLACE” is a restaurant in the Daikanyama T-site I introduced before. While you stay there, you would feel as if you were at a mountain hut in a forest, because the single-storied house is situated in a spacious site with greenery. Although it is located within walking distance from Shibuya, which…

The agreeable sidewalk cafe on the pedestrian deck

May 5, 2016 at 10:20AM “Garden House Crafts” is a sidewalk cafe in “Log Road Daikanyama” I introdusced before. They serve deli, sandwiches and sweets made with fresh organic ingredients. There are a lot of seasonal flowers blooming along the path all year round. You can enjoy a picnic with empty hands anytime. Daikan-yama-cho 13-1,…

The classic restaurant having outdoor seats

April 29, 2016 at 8:40AM “Ristorante ASO” is one of the most popular Italian restaurant in Tokyo. It is in a quiet exclusive residential district and has classic atmosphere. It was awarded two stars in the Michelin Guide. You can enjoy the sophisticated dishes at dinner and spend a luxury teatime at the outdoor seats as well. Sarugaku-cho…

The shopping mall covered with colorful flowers

April 23, 2016 at 8:40AM Yebisu Garden Place is a shopping mall. As the name indicates, because a lot of flowers are planted every season, the mall looks like a flower garden. It is getting quite spring like, bees were working busily around the flowers. Ebisu 4-20, Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan Nearest Station : Ebisu Sta. Step…

The terrace seats under the artistic eaves

April 16, 2016 at 1:40PM “Chelsea Cafe” is on the passage connecting the fourth floor of a commercial building with the road on the hill top. Those who are seated on the terrace look so comfortable because of a downpour of sunlight through the artistic eaves. Dogenzaka 2-10, Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan Nearest Station : Shibuya Sta. Step forward/back to Navigation…

The fascinating French restaurant like a hideaway

April 16, 2016 at 0:10PM When you walk around between Daikan-yama and Shibuya, the small restaurant and deli, Maison de Cerisier, may attract your attention. The fact that the restaurant on a back alley has been loved for a long time shows that the chef has good taste. Hachiyama-cho 2-2, Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan Nearest Station :…

The ethnic food restaurant in a high-end residential area

April 16, 2016 at 0:00PM The Asian ethnic food restaurant, Monsoon Cafe Daikanyama, has been popular over the past two decades in the affluent neighbourhood. If you have dinner at the outdoor seat, you would feel like that you were in a south island. Hachiyama-cho 15-4, Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan Nearest Station : Daikanyama Sta. Step…