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Masaki

(10) Reviews

Hello, my friends! Welcome to my homepage of Triplelights. I'm Masaki Hira, a national licensed tour guide. I have been living in Nara for more than 40 years. I retired from work 7 years ago. Since then, I have been engaged in various activities such as musical activities, Japanese kiko chi ex... read more

Last Active: 3 hours ago

Hello, my friends! Welcome to my homepage of Triplelights. I'm Masaki Hira, a national licensed to... read more

$ 28 Hourly rate

Akira

(1) Reviews

Hi! My name is Akira Matsui . Please call me Aki. I am a licensed tour guide in English . Now specialized in Kyoto, Osaka, Nara, Kobe and Hiroshima. When you have a plan to visit those area, please contact me. In those area, you can find a traditional and cultural Japan. read more

Last Active: 18 hours ago

Hi! My name is Akira Matsui . Please call me Aki. I am a licensed tour guide in English . Now sp... read more

$ 37 Hourly rate

SHIN

(5) Reviews

Hi my name is Shinichiro Yamana, please call me just SHIN. I was born in Kobe, and exotic international port town, also famous for tasty Kobe beef. I grew up in Kyoto, 1000 year old capital in Japan. Now I live in Kawasaki city, 30 minute train-ride from Tokyo or Yokohama city. I have ... read more

Last Active: 2 minutes ago

Hi my name is Shinichiro Yamana, please call me just SHIN. I was born in Kobe, and exotic int... read more

$ 23 Hourly rate

Mitsuyuki

(40) Reviews

I had been working as an English-speaking taxi driver in Kyoto for about 4 years from March 2012 to May 2016. During that time I guided many visitors from abroad around Kyoto. In June 2016 I decided to quit working as a taxi driver and become a self-employed English tour guide. As I'm a licensed... read more

Last Active: 1 hour ago

I had been working as an English-speaking taxi driver in Kyoto for about 4 years from March 2012 to ... read more

$ 37 Hourly rate

Seiko

(12) Reviews

Hello, I am Seiko! I was born and grew up in Kurashiki (Okayama pref.) until high school, spent my college days in Kyoto, and currently living in Osaka. I studied Hospitality and Tourism Management at the University of Wisconsin, as well. I myself am a traveler for my life, been to more than 30... read more

Last Active: 53 minutes ago

Hello, I am Seiko! I was born and grew up in Kurashiki (Okayama pref.) until high school, spent my ... read more

$ 29 Hourly rate

Yoshihisa

(19) Reviews

Hi. My name is Yoshihisa Tashiro. Call me "Yoshie", please. It means good or O.K. in Japanese. I live in Joyo City, Kyoto Prefecture, located just in between Kyoto and Nara. I was born and raised in Iga, Mie Prefecture. Iga is a birthplace of ninja and a renowned haiku poet, Matsuo Basho. I... read more

Last Active: 2 hours ago

Hi. My name is Yoshihisa Tashiro. Call me "Yoshie", please. It means good or O.K. in Japanese. ... read more

$ 32 Hourly rate

Kazuhiko

(27) Reviews

Hello, I’m Kazuhiko Goto. Please call me “Kazu”. I'm a national-licensed tour guide. I have a wife and 4 children. I was born in Osaka city, although I have lived in many places across Japan, such as Matsue city which is famous for beautiful Lake Shinji and Izumo Great Shrine, Niigata city which is... read more

Last Active: 9 hours ago

Hello, I’m Kazuhiko Goto. Please call me “Kazu”. I'm a national-licensed tour guide. I have a wife a... read more

$ 26 Hourly rate

Toshiyo

(17) Reviews

I was born and raised in Kyoto.Kyoto has a lot of things to see and experience. Kyoto is an ancient city with a lot of world heritage. I am happy to show you both traditonal aspects of Japan and modern things. I use public transportation and I am good at walking. Also I am very flexible. read more

Last Active: 9 hours ago

I was born and raised in Kyoto.Kyoto has a lot of things to see and experience. Kyoto is an ancient ... read more

$ 32 Hourly rate

Fumi

(9) Reviews

I'm Fumi. I was born in Fukuoka and moved to Osaka. I had lived in Singapore for 3 years and learned East Asian culture a lot. This time I would like to show Japanese culture and history to many guests. I am waiting for your mail . read more

I'm Fumi. I was born in Fukuoka and moved to Osaka. I had lived in Singapore for 3 years and lear... read more

$ 35 Hourly rate

Kenji

(17) Reviews

Hi I'm Kenji I have a government license of tour guide interpreter in English. I was born and raised in Kyoto, an old capital of Japan over one thousand years So I'm very familiar with many sightseeing spots and attractions of the city Kyoto is a fascinating and picturesque city drawing lots of ... read more

Last Active: 5 hours ago

Hi I'm Kenji I have a government license of tour guide interpreter in English. I was born and rais... read more

$ 35 Hourly rate

Kaoru

(5) Reviews

Hello. I was born in Kyoto and moved to Osaka, then live in Nara now. There were an opportunity to spend ten years in London as a housewife, tourist, student for flower arrangement, etc., amateur flutist and Japanese language tutor for English business people from 1993 to 2003. After coming back to... read more

Hello. I was born in Kyoto and moved to Osaka, then live in Nara now. There were an opportunity to ... read more

$ 32 Hourly rate

Hideo

(38) Reviews

Hello, I'm HIDEo YOSHIda. Please call me HIDEYOSHI, the same name as the famous shogun who built the Osaka Castle in 1585. I was born in Kobe and worked in Osaka for nearly 40 years. I would like to introduce the Kansai region to you ,including Kobe, Osaka, Kyoto, Nara, and Wakayama. Kobe is... read more

Last Active: 1 day ago

Hello, I'm HIDEo YOSHIda. Please call me HIDEYOSHI, the same name as the famous shogun who built th... read more

$ 35 Hourly rate

Tatsuhiro

(8) Reviews

It took me some 20 years to be qualified for this job and I feel honored for being able to help tourists from abroad understand our nation and culture. Japan is a beautiful country with a long history, tradition and rich cultural heritages, having various features in each of the four distinct seaso... read more

Last Active: 6 hours ago

It took me some 20 years to be qualified for this job and I feel honored for being able to help tou... read more

$ 28 Hourly rate

Masaki

(37) Reviews

Hi! I'm Masaki Mori. Please call me Makoon. I was born in Japan but have lived in Vancouver, Canada for about 10 years. I'm an English teacher,translater, and also a professional breakdancer. Would you like to surround yourself with wild monkeys and feed them? or feel the fresh air in the bamb... read more

Last Active: 1 day ago

Hi! I'm Masaki Mori. Please call me Makoon. I was born in Japan but have lived in Vancouver, Canad... read more

$ 57 Hourly rate

Ryoji

(14) Reviews

Hello! My name is Ryoji Shimada. I am a Japanese national, professionally qualified and fluent English-speaking tour-guide for inbound tourists. Although I received my tour-guide license this year, I have been voluntarily involved in introducing Japan to non-Japanese people extensively for the past ... read more

Last Active: 1 day ago

Hello! My name is Ryoji Shimada. I am a Japanese national, professionally qualified and fluent Engli... read more

$ 37 Hourly rate

Keiko

(18) Reviews

Hello, I'm Keiko. I have two national qualifications as a tour guide, one is English, and the other is German. I was brought up in Kyoto, among a lot of old Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines.(ex. Kiyomizu Temple, Toji Temple, Yasaka Shrine, Heian Shrine, Fushimi Inari Shrine and so on) Some of the... read more

Hello, I'm Keiko. I have two national qualifications as a tour guide, one is English, and the other ... read more

$ 37 Hourly rate

Shun

(2) Reviews

I was born and live in Ttottori prefecture which is at the southwestern part of Honshu Island. Our area is rich with virgin nature, purely preserved culture and amiable people. If you are weary of crowds in big cities like Tokyo, please visit our area to get the slow life and healing. Of course, yo... read more

I was born and live in Ttottori prefecture which is at the southwestern part of Honshu Island. Our a... read more

$ 32 Hourly rate

Chisato

(1) Reviews

Hello. I am Chisato originally from Kyoto. I completed master degree of organic agriculture in the Netherlands in 2011. Especially, my specialization is agriculture, anthropology and food culture. I often travel around rural villages in japan for my research on traditional knowledge, ethnobota... read more

Hello. I am Chisato originally from Kyoto. I completed master degree of organic agriculture in t... read more

$ 23 Hourly rate

TOMOKO

(1) Reviews

I've been working as a tour guide for foreign tourists since 2010. I love meeting people from all over the world.!I believe that Japan has many interesting aspects for tourists. I'd like to show you the culture unique to Japan such as Buddhist statues,Japanese gardens, Japanese food,sake,shopping an... read more

Last Active: 7 hours ago

I've been working as a tour guide for foreign tourists since 2010. I love meeting people from all ov... read more

$ 28 Hourly rate

Ai

(1) Reviews

I'm a trilingual (English/French/Japanese) tour guide, currently live in a city between Osaka and Kyoto. -raised in Kobe, attended schools in Kyoto for ten years, and started my career in Tokyo. -have personal connections with many celebrities, artists, composers, music producers, scenario wr... read more

Last Active: 6 hours ago

I'm a trilingual (English/French/Japanese) tour guide, currently live in a city between Osaka and Ky... read more

$ 88 Hourly rate

Azusa

Hello, my name is Azusa Arita. I'm a licensed tour guide in English. I think there is no big difference between what Japan is today and what you see about Japan in manga, except " Naruto." ( Sorry but Ninjya is no longer exist.) Japan is a two -faced society, a society of modern technology and that... read more

Last Active: 7 hours ago

Hello, my name is Azusa Arita. I'm a licensed tour guide in English. I think there is no big differe... read more

$ 37 Hourly rate

ERI

Hello! I would like to help you enjoy your stay in Japan, Osaka. I really like Japan and am happy to travel around Japan with you. I'm looking forward to seeing you! read more

Hello! I would like to help you enjoy your stay in Japan, Osaka. I really like Japan and am happy... read more

$ 26 Hourly rate

Masahisa

Lived in Chicago (5 years), Toronto (1 year), Singapore (2 years), Indonesia (4 years) and Birmingham, UK (11 years) to constract business platform, now retired after 40 years employment in Japan. Dynamic tour guide who develops many different ways along with rich experience overseas to entertain l... read more

Last Active: 1 hour ago

Lived in Chicago (5 years), Toronto (1 year), Singapore (2 years), Indonesia (4 years) and Birmingha... read more

$ 41 Hourly rate

Etsuko

Ladies and Gentlemen from overseas, Welcome to Kyoto!! I'm Eko, a nationally licensed guide with 20 years ' experience.  I was born, brought up and have been living near the Nijo Castle in Kyoto except 3 years I studied at UCLA in USA. After I came back to Kyoto, I began this guide business b... read more

Ladies and Gentlemen from overseas, Welcome to Kyoto!! I'm Eko, a nationally licensed guide wi... read more

$ 23 Hourly rate

Akira

- Certified National Guide (English) EN00755 - Retired Engineer (Electric Components) - Born and brought up in centre of Kyoto city - Cover any walking tour in Kyoto read more

- Certified National Guide (English) EN00755 - Retired Engineer (Electric Components) - Born and ... read more

$ 32 Hourly rate

KAZUO

My name is Kazuo Sumi. I was born in Kyoto and I have been teaching English in Kyoto since 1976. I went to University of London to study Linguistics in 1985-1986. I have ever shown Japanese culture to a lot of people from the schools abroad, teachers, staffs, and students. I really enjoyed bei... read more

My name is Kazuo Sumi. I was born in Kyoto and I have been teaching English in Kyoto since 1976. ... read more

$ 46 Hourly rate

ISAO

2 yerars experience as a licenced national guide by English language and French language. 25 years of working experience at Japanese trading company , which is my main carrer in my life , gave me a lot of chance to encounter with variety nationalities of people and foreign culture and to visit many ... read more

Last Active: 1 day ago

2 yerars experience as a licenced national guide by English language and French language. 25 years o... read more

$ 46 Hourly rate

MAKOTO

Hello, I’m Makoto (Mac) Yokoyama and I'm a national-licensed tour guide. My previous career as an automotive engineer, gave me the opportunity to learn English and to live in the US, Germany, and England. After I retired, I learned more about the Japanese history especially focusing on Nara and ... read more

Hello, I’m Makoto (Mac) Yokoyama and I'm a national-licensed tour guide. My previous career as a... read more

$ 28 Hourly rate

Tomoko

(31) Reviews

I am a government licensed guide and have been working as a professional guide for over 90 groups after obtaining a license. in addition, I have 4 years of experience as a volunteer guide before obtaining a professional license, and guided over 100 groups. I am good at making tour plans based on yo... read more

I am a government licensed guide and have been working as a professional guide for over 90 groups af... read more

$ 31 Hourly rate

Takashi

(6) Reviews

Hi, I'm Takashi. I was born in Kyoto and grew up in the Kansai area including Kyoto, Nara, and Osaka. I mainly guide you around the Kansai area. I'm trying to make new tours everyday, but in Kansai are there are so many places worth visiting, such as Fushimiinai shrine which is famous for its ... read more

Hi, I'm Takashi. I was born in Kyoto and grew up in the Kansai area including Kyoto, Nara, and Osak... read more

$ 31 Hourly rate

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