Asakusa – The City of Old Edo in the Modern Tokyo –

|This post is written by Randy|

Tokyo is the capital city of Japan and a city that has a unique cultural combination, since you could find a trendy and up-to-date side of Japan in the places like Shibuya, Harajuku, or Shinjuku, yet, you could still find yourself in an area that still preserve the traditional taste of Japan. The most famous area in Tokyo where you could find the taste of the traditional Japanese life is in Asakusa. Lots of shrines, the restaurants, the people, and even the neighbourhood, would make yourself feel that you are not in the same dimension with the other jazzy and fabulous areas in Tokyo. Therefore, for those who want to take a little break from the ever-changing Tokyo, going to Asakusa could be one of the solution for you. Continue reading