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  Government licensed tour guide. I have been living in Yokohama for 35 years, and have been working in Tokyo for more than 30 years; 20 years as a business person,10 years as a teacher.
So I’m familiar with sightseeing spots and hidden places in Yokohama, while Tokyo is another special place for me!
Three years ago I became a tour guide just because I love Japan and I’m proud of my country! Among all, I’m really fascinated with the seasonal changes, 4 clear-cut seasons; each of them has its own attraction.


  通訳案内士 横浜在住35年。東京に30年勤務しておりました。(会社員20年、講師業10年) 特に、横浜の観光地や隠れたスポットにも精通しております。3年前に、ガイド資格を取得。現在は、外国人/日本人観光客向けのガイディングを通じて、やりがいのある日々を送っております。四季折々に異なる観光地の魅力(自然、文化、行事、食事、ファッション)を紹介し、お客様1人1人にあわせた特別感のあるツアーを提供して参ります。


My personal information I would like to tell you



  I like meeting new people from all over the world, and Japan. I’d like to help you find the seasonal tastes of Tokyo&Yokohama, Japan specially arranged for you whenever you come! Also I’d be willing to answer your any questions about Japanese cultures, such as Sumo, Kimono, Furoshiki, Tea ceremony, Ninja, Karate, Wadaiko, Kabuki, ,, you name it! If you are interested in one or more of them, I would like to help you find the right place to enjoy it.
My guiding policy is I would be flexible to make a special plan accoding to the tours’s tastes.




Below is the sightseeing spot I provide the guiding service.



Sightseeing spot


Asakusa in Tokyo
It is the most popular sightseeing spot in Tokyo, including Sensoji Temple and Nakamise Shopping Mall. It is located in the Eastern Tokyo, Taito District. “Asakusa Information Center” is the major meeting spot.

浅草 東京都台東区。東京観光で最もメジャーな観光地です。浅草寺と仲見世通りを中心に、様々な楽しみ方ができます。浅草観光センターが最もわかりやすい待ち合わせ場所です。


Asakusa is one of the traditional town located in the eastern Tokyo, and now it is the most major sightseeing spot in Tokyo. Kaminarimon gate is the symbol of traditional Tokyo. Walking along Nakamise Street, a long shopping mall, you can find many historical structures such as Sensoji Main hall, 5-storied pagoda, and Japanese traditional garden. In Asakusa, you can enjoy sightseeing and shopping in the traditional atmosphere. Also, I recommend you visit surrounding hidden area, according to your tastes.



There are many ways to enjoy Asakusa, including eating, shopping, and sightseeing around Sensoji temple. I will help you find your own “Asakusa”.
1) Enjoy traditional Tokyo downtown along with historical structures of Sensoji Temple.
2) Try various kinds of foods and drinks.(Ningoyaki, Fried ricecake, rice crackers, etc.)
3) Enjoy ice cream made of natural ingredients or other Japanese sweets in cafe.
4) Enjoy shopping of traditional items for souveniors.(Janapese folding fan, Ukiyoe, etc.)

If you’d like to be interested in walking around suburbs of Asakusa, I will make a plan specially arranged for you according to your favor. Followings are just examples.
1) Kappabashi Area (Shopping Mall of Kitchen utensils)
2) Previous Geisha Town (Kenban(Geisha Office),Sarugakucho(previous Geisha Town)
3) Yoshiwara districts (Official prostitution place during Edo period, but now shrine&sites)
4) Matsuchiyama Shoten Shrine or Imad Shrine (2 of 7 good luck dieties )
5) Sumida Riverside Walk(Sakura Viewing in historical tastes)

1) 浅草寺で日本の伝統的な建物の魅力と歴史に触れる。
2) レストランやカフェで、日本の食事、菓子、飲み物を楽しむ。
3) 自然材料から作った抹茶アイスクリームはお勧め。
4) 日本民芸品や伝統工芸品などのショッピング.(うちわ、浮世絵などがお勧め)
1) 合羽橋(日本最大のキッチン用品の商店街)
2) 芸者の町(見番(芸者の事務所)、旧猿楽町(旧芸者の町、現在は住宅地)
3) 吉原地区 (江戸時代の公認の遊郭、現在は吉原神社と遊郭跡)
4) 待乳山聖天、今戸神社 (浅草七福神)
5) 隅田川歩き(桜の名所、歴史的名所あり)


What do you think? You may be interested?


If you wish to request my service, I will prepare a proposal of the guiding details in accordance with your budget (depending on time and date).



Guide Fee


80US$ for 4 guests, 100US$ for up to five guests. Guide time is four hours. All are negotiable.


Please read my proposal carefully. I will make every effort to make your trip pleasant.


I will e-mail my proposal to you if you consider to request my service.



I will introduce you the voices of customers who experienced my guiding.



  We enjoyed 4 hours very much; It was a good chice to hire a guide ;we could visit the places otherwise we could not have known, very effeciently in the limited hours. You are like a member of our family as well as a tour guide!




Other Spots


Welcome you to other spots with my guiding.

Ueno, Yokohama Minato Mirai,Yokohama Motomachi,Yokohama Sankeien Garden



How to request my service



  If you consider to request my service, please contact here : please inform of my code (10YOM112ENG).

  ERF will inform me of your e-mail address, your name and other information. Then I will contact you by email.

  I will send you “my guiding proposal” by e-mail, so please read it and determine whether or not to request my service.

  Please let me know if you have decided to request my service.


  ご依頼を検討して頂ける場合の連絡先です。:イーアールエフの 宛に、私のコード(10YOM112ENG)を伝えてください。





I am looking forward to your request.

Thank you.