The One about Halloween in Kawasaki and Tokyo

While many countries around the world celebrate October 31st as the eve of the Western Christian feast of All Hallow’s Day.  Somewhere in the past, the day known as Halloween has changed to being a day full of pumpkins, ghosts, witches, spiders, bats and a lot of candy.  So much that is has evolved to a day of partying and going out and wearing a costume. In Tokyo, the Halloween […]

The One about Reminiscing about Rokkakubashi Shopping Street

If you are a student at Kanagawa University or living near the area, the place has restaurants, shops, pachinko…probably within that area is where you’ll see a lot of foot traffic. One of the things that people will find the shopping area in “Rokkakubashi Shopping Street” is that it’s quite retro in feel. Back in the 1400’s, samurai would go through Rokkakubashi to Kozukue Castle.  By 1871, Kanagawa Prefecture would […]