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Kappa Kawataro Statue

2-25-9 Matsugaya, Taito 111-0036, Tokyo Prefecture
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A fun little statue to see, especially as you're not expecting it walking down Kappabashi street... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2016
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9 May 2016
“fun to see”
2-25-9 Matsugaya, Taito 111-0036, Tokyo Prefecture
Ueno, Asakusa
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Reviewed 9 May 2016

A fun little statue to see, especially as you're not expecting it walking down Kappabashi street and it's tucked off the sidewalk in it's own little niche. Not sure what it commemorates, but the character seems that it is supposed to be part fish looking...More

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Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old
Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa.
Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit
a variety of different museums and galleries. At
Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the
grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed
alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at
the end of the year, when many people go on shopping
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