Tsukiji Fish Market Tour / Highlights in Tokyo! (Click here!)
Tsukiji is the largest wholesale market in Tokyo. It consists the inner market and the outer market.About 480 kinds of marine products are handled in here. It is a must-see place when you visit to Tokyo! Let's join in my tour.Click the bule title and see more details!
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What are these black spiky balls? The answer is sea urchin. Many unfamiliar fish and seafoods like eel, loach and octopus can be found in the inner market. It's very fun to encounter something new here.
Tsukiji Festival was held during this weekends, June 13 and 14 . It's a festival of Namiyoke shine which is located in the outer market. People in Tsukiji dressed up their festival custume called Happi coat and wore split toe shoes called Tabi. They were carring the portable shrine called mikoshi and the face of giant Shishi lion mikoshi on their sholders and walking around the town to pray for their bussiness success and express their gratitude toward Gods. It was a special moment for both residence and visitors in Tsukiji.
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