New Tsukiji rule (Tuna Auction)

After too many tourists came in flock to the market in this April, Tsukiji suspended to open its visitor’s area for the tourists for a while, but they re-started to open from yesterday with new rule. New rule is as follows ; The number of visitors will be limited up to 140 people a day. To …

Tsukiji Market temporarily shut down the visitor’s area at tuna auction site again

Today Tokyo Metropolitan Government announced that the visitor’s area at tuna auction site would be temporarily closed for one month from April 8 to May 9, 2010. Starting from the end of March, the number of the visitors have increased to reach 500 visitors a day(90% of them are overseas tourists),  and people who are working at …

Temporary halt of Tsukiji Market visitor’s area

Maybe one of the most popular places to visit in Tokyo, Tsukiji market has just announced that they will temporarily suspend for visitors to visit Tuna auction area same as last year from December 10 to January 23. As this period is the busiest time and most crowded time in the year, and  visitors might be …

Whole Maguro – Tuna fish @ Tsukiji fish market

  On our bike tour (Tokyo Bay Ride) , we visit Tsukiji Market – as a fish market this is the world biggest fish market-. Recently we knew the people from one of the wholesaler in the market, they are so friendly (not all of the Tsukiji wholesaler are friendly, and it is ofcourse Tsukiji is a …

Today’s tour

Finally we had nice weather on Saturday ! Even during rainy season there is an irregular intervals. We were 10 people including 3 staffs. Today a few people also joined, who will write about us on their website. For such a small tour group like us, those interview from websites, newspapers, magazine etc… give us great …