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 local shopping center a red telephone box is a guide to

May 5, 2016 at 11:00AM “Hiroo Garden” is a small-scale shopping center local people casually use. A beautiful red telephone box catches your eyes. It seems to be tended with great care, considering we seldom use such a public telephone. It might have already become a symbol of the town. There were beautiful flower pots at the…

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 gluten free restaurant gathering intelligent women

April 29, 2016 at 0:10PM “Revive Kitchen THREE” is one of the most popular restaurant among young women in Tokyo. THREE is a cosmetic brand. Its flag shop is on the premises. They use fresh ingredients such as selected vegetables and fruits. On the other hand, they don’t serve dishes including gluten. Therefore, it is widely supported…

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 fascinating small park at a street corner

April 23, 2016 at 11:00AM You find small parks in Tokyo where buildings and houses are crowded together. There are a few benches for the neighborhood to take a rest and often cherry blossom trees most Japanese people love. In the cherry blossom season passing pedestrians also unconsciously stop by such a park. Minami-aoyama 7-1, Minato, Tokyo, Japan…

The pure white azaleas in front of a gym

April 23, 2016 at 10:50AM Both sides of the street are the sites of the same university. Because there are no fences, you might feel like as if you became a student in the campus. The white flowers of azaleas looked like silently listening to the sounds echoing throughout the campus from the gym. Higashi…