|Welcome to my page
I am an English guide
in charge of Ueno.
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.
|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.
|Below is the sightseeing spot I provide the guiding service.|
Sight-seeing spot : Ueno in Tokyo, Taito District. In front of JR Ueno Station, 10 minutes from Tokyo Station. Ueno Station” is the meeting spot.
Ueno is the center of history, culture, and arts in Japan as well as in Tokyo. The main attracition is “Ueno Park”,where there are history & art museums, a concert hall, a zoo, shrines, and other historic sites surrounded by nature. Fascinated by the intellectual attraction, many tourists have flocked to Ueno. Thanks to Western National Museum designed by Corbugier designated as World Heritage site in 2016, and the birth of Shanshan, a new baby panda in Ueno zoo in 2017, Ueno has been a more popular destination in Tokyo than ever.
There are many ways to enjoy Ueno. I will help you find your own “Ueno”.
1) Nature : Ueno Park, Shinobazu Pond, Ueno Zoo
2) Historical spots : Ueno Toshogu shrine, Hanazono Shrine, Ueno Pagoda
3) Western & Japanese Arts : Western National Museum, other meuseums
4) Architecture: Western National Museum designed by Corbusier, designated as World Heritage.
If you’d like to be interested in walking around surrounded area, I will make a plan specially arranged for you according to your favor. Followings are just examples.
1) Kaneiji temple, Yanaka cemetary(Gravestones of Tokugawa Shoguns)
2) Yanaka (Traditional Town: Shopping Mall& Residential Area, Nezu Shrine<Power Spot>)
3) Akihabara(Major Electronic city, Otaku Culture <Animation, Maid Cafe, Figure shops>)
4) Ameya Yokocho (Traditional Shopping Mall)
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).
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!
Welcome you to other spots with my guiding.
Asakusa, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org of my code (e10YOM113ENG).
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.
|I am looking forward to your request.