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屋形船

Yakatabune

1. Japanese-style houseboat that serves as a floating restaurant, welcoming guests with gourmet feasts and drinks.

2. These roofed boats were once used as entertainment facilities for aristocrats and feudal lords from the Heian to the Edo eras.

3. Kashikiri-bune (reserved boat) is for group parties while noriai-bune (shared boat) is open to individual customers.

4. Yakatabune travel between ferry points along the Sumida River, stopping at Hamamatsu-cho and Shinagawa, and most round-trip cruises include the Odaiba area. The cruises to view spring sakura (cherry blossom trees) and summer fireworks are very popular.

5. In samurai dramas, yakatabune are an essential setting for conspiratorial gatherings, where villains meet secretly to exchange information.

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村上春樹の小説
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建築ストリート
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東京タワー
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原宿ガール
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おもてなし
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ラーメン
Gyudon(beef-on-rice bowl)
牛丼
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マッサージチェア
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沖縄そば
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シーサー
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マングローブ
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首里城
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Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt
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Final Fantasy VI
Mexico
Doraemon
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モダン地下足袋
Yokai Costume Parade
百鬼夜行
Art of brush and ink
書道家
Cool terrace in Kyoto summer
納涼床
OSAMU TEZUKA
creator of Japan’s manga and anime cultures
GAME BAR
a gathering spot for grownups where old games are available
KOBE TETSUJIN 28-GO
mega-size robot who saves the peace in Kobe city
VACUUM TUBE HEADPHONES
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