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Tsukiji Fish Market Tuna Auction Guide

Tsukiji Fish Market Tuna Auction

UPDATE: Tsukiji Fish Market has officially moved to Toyosu. Toyosu Market Details. NOTICE: Tsukiji Tuna Auction viewings close in Tsukiji in 2019.. The outer market remains  in business however the inner market is closed. Experience the live tuna auction and read our best tips when visiting the Tsukiji Fish Market (築地市場, Tsukiji Shijō) Tsukiji Fish …

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Nearly New Sale at the Tokyo American Club, Minato-ku

Looking for some great deals on adult and kids clothing and other home items in Tokyo? Then do not miss the annual Nearly New Sale happening new month at the Tokyo American Club.  This popular event is open to the public. The Nearly New Sale (flea market) is Friday, April …

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Chabako Classes

chabako classes

If you love utility crafts, then join us at Best Living Japan for a Chabako Class. You will go home with a lovely washi covered Japanese wooden tea box which is tin lined. Chabakos make great storage boxes for woollens and special keepsakes. Chabako Classes are 10,000 JPY + 8% …

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American Holiday Cooking Classes

american holiday cooking classes

Join us for our American Holiday Cooking Classes.  Whether it is your 1st or 10th holiday season in Japan. Japan’s smaller houses and ovens, and difficulty of finding favorite increments can add stress to your holiday season. Two holiday cooking classes will be offered – Thanksgiving and Christmas Dinner. Enjoy …

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Cake Decorating Classes

cake decorating classes

Best Living Japan is excited to tie-up with Cake Decorating instructor Seema Jain for our Halloween and Holiday whipped cream with fondant decoration cake class. You’ll learn how make and decorate a cake using a fresh whipped cream frosting that is very stable and not too sweet like buttercream. This class focuses on giving …

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American Desserts Baking Classes

american desserts baking classes

Craving your American dessert favorites? Join one of our American Desserts Baking classes to learn how to make the perfect pie and muffins. Get advice on where to source ingredients in Japan and other local cooking tips. All American Desserts Baking Classes are 7,500 JP + 8% JP consumption tax …

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Ayurvedic Cooking Classes

ayurvedic cooking classes

Are you interested in improving your family’s health and mind through better eating? If yes, I highly recommend you attend one of the Best Living Japan Ayurvedic Cooking Classes. Ayurveda has three main focuses: healing, prevention, and healthcare. Ayurvedic cooking is the personalizing of food for each person’s healing process. …

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Best Living Japan Class Vouchers

Get incremental saving on your Best Living Japan classes by buying a set of Best Living Japan class vouchers. Best Living Japan offers over 30 different types of cooking, art & crafts, and lifestyle classes and tours. Check our selection of classes.  All the classes are conducted in the Best …

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Best Living Japan Class Policies and FAQs

Best Living Japan Class Policies and FAQs

Thank you for your interest in taking a class at the Best Living Japan Studio. Below are some frequently asked Best Living Japan Class Policies and FAQs. If you still have a question about a class, please send an email to info@BestLivingJapan.com. For our latest class selection check here. Best …

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Wagara Classes

wagara classes

If you like to paint and jewelry, then going a Wagara class. Wagara means ‘Japanese classical patterns’ which used to be applied to Japanese kimono. We will be applying the same concept to a wood chip and creating jewelry. Join one of Best Living Japan’s Wagara Classes and learn the …

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Japanese Dining Etiquette


Attend this Japanese Dining Etiquette seminar lunch if you want to gain confidence in your manners and be more relaxed the next time you visit a Japanese formal restaurant or friend’s home. We will enjoy a delicious multi-course Japanese lunch in the Best Living Japan Studio in Minami Azabu, Minato-ku, …

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Gokokuji Temple and Higo Hoskawa Garden English Guided Tour

gokokuji temple

Bunkyo City International Exchange Group is offering a free English guided tour of Gokokuji Temple, Higo Hosakawa Garden and Edogawa Park on Sunday, March 25th from 9:45am to 12:30pm  (Sign up by Thursday, March 22nd). Gokoku-ji Temple (護国寺) is a Shingon Buddhist temple in Tokyo’s Bunkyo Ward. The temple was built in 1681 …

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Spring 2018 Tokyo International School Festivals

Over the next three months, there are some great Spring 2018 Tokyo International school festivals to attend. You do not need to have a child at these schools to attend and enjoy global cooking, music and many flea markets and raffles. Attending the Spring 2018 Tokyo International school festivals is …

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Move! into the Wild Life Exhibition at the Miraikan

Move! into the Wild Life @ Miraikan (The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation) is one of our recommended Winter 2017-2018 Tokyo Museum Exhibits for Families, a fun exhibition that kids will love. There are four activities, photo ops and interactive exhibits that will keep your kids entertained. The four activities …

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