Under Jet Course Night Cruising in Tokyo Bay

Tokyo Bay area provides several kinds of short cruise courses.  There are regular courses as well as chartered special ships.  One of the rare opportunities may be the night cruising which takes you to the “under jet course”.  Recently, I had a chance to enjoy privately-rented cruise ship and had a thrilled moment of “under…

Walking in Asakura House in Daikanyama

The area development of Daikanyama area owes a lot to Asakura Family who allowed to use their property.  Torajiro Asakura was a member of local council in Tokyo who built a traditional Japanese-style house in this area in early 20th century.  Later on, his descendants wanted to preserve their residence and consulted with the architect…