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We welcomed a wonderful group from LVMH Fashion Group China with our interpreter, a Mandarin Chinese speaker. They chose Mat-Cha-Doh to host their VICs when they were in Tokyo. They were in Japan for the first time to visit their flagship shop, CELINE GINZA SIX. They joined the Authentic Cha-kaiseki and Tea Ceremony as a traditional Japanese cultural experience. Much to our joy, we received the following message: “We really had a great time with you and enjoyed a lot in experiencing the Japanese Green Tea Culture.“ “We hope that we can meet again in Japan.”   If you are […]

Tour Report – Apr. 19th, 2017


We welcomed very wonderful guests who came from Connecticut, USA in our tour “Authentic Cha-kaiseki and Tea Ceremony in Tokyo” yesterday. We are very happy that they are interested in Japanese tea culture, listened to our talk intently and asked many questions.   If you are interested in this post, please check below! Authentic Cha-kaiseki and Tea Ceremony in Tokyo: http://goo.gl/3I0QCC     If you are interested in this post, please check below! Authentic Cha-kaiseki and Tea Ceremony in Tokyo: http://goo.gl/3I0QCC

Tour Report – Dec. 24th, 2016



We welcomed a wonderful family that came from Illinois and Florida, USA to our tour “Authentic Cha-kaiseki and Tea Ceremony in Tokyo” yesterday. We had a very lovely time that is full of their kindness and a lot of smiles. We were really happy to meet them.   If you are interested in this post, please check below! Authentic Cha-kaiseki and Tea Ceremony in Tokyo: http://goo.gl/3I0QCC     If you are interested in this post, please check below! Authentic Cha-kaiseki and Tea Ceremony in Tokyo: http://goo.gl/3I0QCC  

Tour Report – Dec. 21st, 2016


We welcomed very wonderful guests who came from New Jersey, America in our tour “Green Tea and Wagashi Delights in Tokyo” . They were classmates in high school. When they leave tea master’s home, they came back to the tea ceremony room to give our tea master their thank. Their polite behavior was very impressive.   If you are interested in this post, please check below! Green Tea and Wagashi Delights in Tokyo: http://goo.gl/zEFQLw     If you are interested in this post, please check below! Green Tea and Wagashi Delights in Tokyo: http://goo.gl/zEFQLw

Tour Report – Aug. 12th, 2016



We welcomed very wonderful guests who came from Vancouver, Canada in our tour “Authentic Cha-kaiseki and Tea Ceremony in Tokyo”. They are studying Japanese now in Japan using summer vacation. Because they are familiar with Japanese culture, we had a very lovely time together.   If you are interested in this post, please check below! Authentic Cha-kaiseki and Tea Ceremony in Tokyo: http://goo.gl/3I0QCC     If you are interested in this post, please check below! Authentic Cha-kaiseki and Tea Ceremony in Tokyo: http://goo.gl/3I0QCC

Tour Report – Aug. 11th, 2016


  Thank you very much for your interest in this tour! Japanese calligraphy, which is closely related to the tea ceremony is now available as a workshop. A hanging scroll with calligraphy is displayed at a TOKONOMA, an alcove, the most important part of the tea ceremony room. Learn the essence of Shodo and find yourself through the practice of self-expression using Kanji characters. Your work will be mounted on a scroll and presented to you to enjoy at home.   Highlights Grasp the idea of Shodo   Make an original piece using a specially selected character with an ink-dipped brush.   The […]

Shodo Experience (Japanese Calligraphy) in Tokyo



Our wonderful guests enjoyed tasting Matcha Green Tea and Wagashi Sweets in our tour “Green Tea and Wagashi Delights in Tokyo”.. They are familiar with Japanese culture, so that this tour was very lively. We are happy to be able to spend time with you through this tour.   If you are interested in this post, please check below! Green Tea and Wagashi Delights in Tokyo:  http://goo.gl/zEFQLw   If you are interested in this post, please check below! Green Tea and Wagashi Delights in Tokyo:  http://goo.gl/zEFQLw

Tour Report – Apr. 16th, 2016


We had wonderful guests, Mr. & Mrs. Chiero today in our tour “Green Tea and Wagashi Delights in Tokyo”. We are very glad that they tried Japanese cultural experiences in their first trip to Japan. Please enjoy the rest of your stay in Japan.   If you are interested in this post, please check below! Green Tea and Wagashi Delights in Tokyo:  http://goo.gl/zEFQLw   If you are interested in this post, please check below! Green Tea and Wagashi Delights in Tokyo:  http://goo.gl/zEFQLw

Tour Report – Nov. 11th, 2015