Tokyo’s Great Restaurants Vol.4 ~ by Sugiko ~

Sugiko, an able business woman working in Marunouchi in daytime and a funny Ukulele musician after sunset introduces her favorite restaurants in Tokyo. Here you go! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Name, Area and Category  :  丸健水産  ~ 川栄 Maruken Suisan @ Akabane – “Oden” & Japanese standing bar Kawaei @ Akabane – Eel, Barbecued chicken Reason  :  Within …

Beautiful Day in Lake Yamanaka

Hi ! My name is Kosuke, and I have been a tour guide for TGCT from this May. On November 6th, I visited the Lake Yamanaka (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Yamanaka), which is the highest and biggest among the Fuji Five Lakes. As I am a college student,  my original purpose was to go to the University of Tokyo’s …

Low cost airport limousine bus service - 1,000 yen !

New limousine bus service connecting Narita Airport and Asakusa/Ueno will start on December 1, 2010. It costs only 1,000 yen one way per person and it is almost one-third of existing limousine bus. Super shuttle is the name of this service and we can reserve the seat on-line and pay by credit card. Super Shuttle …

Tokyo’s Great Restaurants Vol.3 ~ by Kosuke ~

Kosuke, the youngest in TGCT staffs, is still at university of Tokyo and that’s why he knows many restaurants or cafes which are friendly on the wallet! Below are Kosuke’s favorites! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Name: 駒形どぜう / Komagata Dojo Category : weatherfish (Dojo) pot Reason why he likes : Enjoy the traditional Tokyo/Edo Food with 200 years …

Tokyo’s Great Restaurants Vol.2 ~ by Carlos ~

Carlos, who is working for Japanese company during the week and has lots of chances to eat outside with his clients, has his long restaurants list. Today’s are Carlos’ favorites ! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Name :  武蔵 Musashi Shinbashi Karasumori Category :  Robata Yaki/Izakaya – Enjoy traditional Japanese Robata-yaki BBQ at very competitive prices @290 yen – Only …