KHAOSAN BLOG

Monthly Events in September 2017
@Khaosan World Asakusa Ryokan&Hostel

Written by on 2017/09/04

We have started new weekly events at Khaosan World Asakusa Ryokan & Hostel in Tokyo. Cultural workshops that a help you get the most out of you trip! If you have spare time during your stay with us, make sure to check out our work shops.

■ Matcha Workshop – Japanese Green Tea

Have you ever tried Japanese green tea? From tea ceremonies to donuts, matcha can be found anywhere in Japanese daily life! Our helpful staff will show you how to make proper Japanese matcha and introduce you to the tea ware used in the tea ceremony. You will learn how to make your own tea back at home!

Event Day: Monday and Wednesday (Except Japanese national holiday)
Event Time: 18:30 – 20:30 (60 mins to finish matcha workshop)
Reservation: No Reservation Needed
Charge: Free of charge
Meeting Place: 1F living room at Khaosan World Asakusa Ryokan & Hostel

Nakamise Street at Night

■ Shodo Workshop – Japanese Calligraphy

Join our Shodo workshop to learn Japanese calligraphy! Our staff show you how to write your name in Japanese. We provide everything you need – the paper, ink and writing brushes – and you can also take your works home with you for free! Give it a try and you might find yourself a new interesting hobby!

Event Day: Tuesday and Thursday (Except Japanese national holiday)
Event Time: 18:30 – 20:30 (60 mins to finish shodo workshop)
Reservation: No Reservation Needed
Charge: Free of charge
Meeting Place: 1F living room at Khaosan World Asakusa Ryokan & Hostel

Nakamise Street at Night

■ Fake Food Workshop – Wax food Samples

You must have you seen all the delicious looking foods on the restaurant windows, right? This might come as a surprise, but all of the them are actually fake, made of wax and plastic! Making fake food is a big industry in Japan and Asakusa – especially Kappabashi Street – is famous for its food samples. Restaurant businesses from all over Japan come to Asakusa to buy fake food and to learn how to make it themselves. At Khaosan World Asakusa, you can try making your own food samples! And the best thing: it’s all free!!

Event Day: Friday (Except Japanese national holiday)
Event Time: 18:30 – 20:30 (40 mins to finish fake food workshop)
Reservation: No Reservation Needed
Charge: Free of charge
Meeting Place: 1F living room at Khaosan World Asakusa Ryokan & Hostel

Nakamise Street at Night

■ Contact Us

For further queries, please contact the e-mail address following;
e-mail: world@khaosan-tokyo.com