Monday, October 30, 2017

Ajiro-Taiko, Japanese Drums

Dates of Training in Nov.2017

5th Sunday,
11th Saturday
26th Sunday

Time:  17:30~20:30
Place: Mrine Hall in South Atami
Fee:   Free

Also they will give trial lesson on 3rd Nov.
in the garden of Marine Hall in the early
afternoon subject to rain-out.  This is one of
the various programs of South Atami Cultural

Please refer to the following sites about
the Activities of the team "Ajiro-Taiko":-

Monday, October 23, 2017

Studio IIro

You can make your own handblown glass in 20 to 30 minutes at Studio Iiro in Atami. The cost is \3,500. You need to make a reservation beforehand. For further information, please send an email to or call 0557-88-1160 (the owner,Mr. Oohigashi speaks English.)
It takes one night for the glass to cool down, so you will need to go to the studio again to pick up your glass the next day.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

My Shiba inu JOLLY

Jolly's house is outside. Sometimes he hears laughter coming from inside room when my daughters and grandchildren are talking happily. And he eagerly insists he should come up to my house as if to let him join us, making a scratching sound with his nails on the kitchen door.

Monday, September 11, 2017

A white night in Helsinki Finland 2017

The top photo is a white night I witnessed with my own eyes. Can you imagine the time? It was past 11 at night. I had a nice time with Russian beautiful women at sky lounge in Clarion Hotel Helsinki Finland on June 13th.

Sunday, September 10, 2017

An apple a day keeps doctors away.

  To keep me a good condition. Every morning I am making a fresh juice. The ingredients are carrots,apples,celery,lemons and ginger.  Tastes are so nice.

Izusan Poet-reading & Moon Viewing

Tanka poets are chosen and read poems aloud and traditional Japanese court music accompanied by Miko (shrine priestess) dancing is also performed under the harvest moon. 

Enjoy the fantastic scenery!

         DATE: Wednesday, 4th October 2017

                TIME: 13:00 - 17:45
                VENUE: Heartpia Atami

             *Moon Viewing Festival
                TIME: 18:30 - 20:00
                VENUE: Izusan Shrine

Thursday, August 3, 2017

The Ajiro Japanese Drums

The dates of exercise in August are

Sunday 6th August 17:30~20:30
Sunday 20th August 17:30~20:30
Saturday 26th August 17:30~20:30

Place:Minami-Atami Marine Hall

You can join the exercise at free of charge.

For further information, please contact us at