2016年5月25日水曜日

Asakusa, Tokyo

Marugoto Nippon   https://marugotonippon.com/

This is a new commercial facility which opened in December, 2015. There are local products and food collected from all over Japan, and some of them are not well known even for Japanese. It is rather high-class products, but it is worth paying.

Dried fruits and vegetable・・・ I bought dried daikon radish and will be a great company for cold beer!
Hot Spring Cosmetics・・・They make natural cosmetics made with essence of alga. It is patented!! http://www.saravio.jp/onsenza/

Vegetable pickle


Semi Dried Sweet Potato


Knife sharpener instructs us how to shape knife properly. It is always not right to do on my own, so someday I will take a lesson from the professional knife sharpener.

Asakusa Shopping Street   http://asakusa-kankou.com/street-list/


Shrimp Tempura Soba
It was refreshing to eat soba in the hot weather. For me, this big shrimp is a treat!
Summer Kimono season

Tenugui is a piece of dyed cotton cloth. It can be used as a handkerchief, wrapping something to carry. They had many patterns of tenugui even the seasonal ones.

Kapabbashi Street  http://www.kappabashi.or.jp/

If you want to buy reasonable price presents for your family, it is the best place to check out before going home. There are many kitchen tools, ceramic plates, and antique furniture.




I got four long plates for grilled fish, chopsticks for adults and my son, chopsticks holders.
Chopstics  http://www.hashitou.co.jp/