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What comes to your mind when you hear Tokyo?
The Tokyo Tower? A Kaminarimon Gate? You will imagine various thing.
However, Tokyo's charm is not only them. Shishimai is also in Tokyo!
In last article, Yuko introduced the national holidays in Japan, among them, do you still remember the Health-Sports Day? During this period when both temperature and humidity are all just right, an activity called "sports meet" will be held in all Japanese schools. It is said that this activity originated in the United Kingdom and Germany, but it is only Japan that has survived it as a culture. This time, I will introduce such "sports meet" to you.
Now, there is a high-profile coffee house at Harajuku, Tokyo, where the birthplace of many popular women's culture. That is, the "MAISON ABLE Cafe Ron Ron",which opened in July 2018. Although it has been opened for two months, yet the girls and foreign tourists still come in a continuous stream. This time, I've personally gone to experience this hot Cafe RonRon!
Vtuber is short for "Virtual Youtuber", which refers to fictional characters that upload videos or broadcast live just as Youtuber.
In Vtuber， your real appearance will not be showed. CG characters that have been modified are used in videos including game broadcast, live broadcast, gig and many other forms and posted on Youtube.
Let's travel around the world with Yuko! In this column, Yuko will introduce to you the national costume world wild. Unconsciously, this column has been written for a year. What do you think of the ASEAN series traditional clothing written by Yuko? At the end of this series, let's review the costumes of each country!
Actually they are the memorial days for prefecture of Japan
In such days, school will be closed, and the residents in these prefectures will get the free admission for sightseeing and amusement
Different prefectures have different memorial days, and some prefectures have no such anniversaries.