Yokohama Yamate Western -Style Buildings

by Kiyoshi

Historical Western-Style buildings in Yokohama

Japan first opened ports for foreign countries in 1859 including Yokohama.

Since then,many diplomats and businesmes settled in Yokohama,especially in Yamate district on the hill.

Yokohama Yamate Western -Style Buildings

There are several historical buildings remain in Yamate district of Yokohama from where ocean can be seen.

The Cemetry for the foreigners was established in the same area of Yamate overlooking ocean and their home countries.

Yokohama Yamate Western -Style Buildings

These historical buildings are lit up for Christams season from 21Nov till 31DEC.

Yokohama Yamate Western -Style Buildings

Pleaese visit there when you have a chance!


20 Dec 2014


National Certified Guide


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Hello everyone!
My name is Kiyoshi Mori.
I lived in overseas for 13years; 1 year in Melbourne, 4years 9months in Paris,
4years 6months in Los Angeles and 2years 8months in Singapore as an employee
of Japan Airlines.
I have visited many places in the world and enjoyed travelling.
Now it’s my turn to introduce my country to you.
I hope that I can make your trip to Japan a wonderful and memorable one.
I am looking forwards to seeing you soon !


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