Stay at Kaminarimon Ryokan and Explore Asakusa's Tradition and Culture

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Immerse Yourself in Tokyo’s Asakusa AreaAsakusa is the place to visit if you wish to learn more about Tokyo’s history since ancient times. From the Edo Period, this district flourished around Sensoji Temple, a pilgrimage site for many Buddhist worshippers. Even today, many of the area’s ancient traditions remain. Some of the local attractions include Tokyo’s famous Sanja Matsuri Festival, well-established Japanese-style restaurants and confectionery shops, and rickshaws or human-powered carriages that take visitors on tours of the area. Many domestic and international visitors who visit Asakus…

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