Wow! see the view from the terrace in Japan


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if you are confused Things to do in Tokyo, Japan you do not need to go to far away places to enjoy beautiful cafes with beautiful views. The country has many places with easy transportation access and is very suitable to be visited on weekends.

Here are some of the best places to choose from to spend your short weekend in Japan:


Biwako Terrace

Enjoy the full view of Lake Biwa from here


North Terrace opened in the summer of 2018 yesterday. This place also offers a wide view of the lake.


Biwako Valley Ropeway will take visitors to the top of the mountain in five minutes (ticket price is 2,500 yen for adults).


Single size gelato (450 yen per piece) is also sold at the cafe terrace.

Biwako, or Lake Biwa, is the largest and most famous lake in Japan. Near the lake there is Biwako Terrace which allows visitors to enjoy the view of the lake from the Biwako valley.


In addition, visitors can also try outdoor activities such as the flying fox on the mountain top. Even a sunset view will make you amazed by the bluish color of the lake.



Biwako Terrace is located in Shiga prefecture, Otsu city, Kido 1547-1 with opening hours 9:10 to 16:00 (last order 15:30), and can also contact this place at + 81-77-592-1155.

Yokoyama Tenboudai (Yokoyama Observatory Deck)
Relax for a moment to enjoy the beautiful bay views.


Visitors can enjoy the gentle breeze that blows Soyo-kaze Terrace which is located on the hill.


There is also a large cafe with spacious glass walls.

One of the best cosmetically shaped coastlines in Japan, Ago bay, can be enjoyed from the Yokohama observation deck. In 2018, three observation decks in this place were renovated and transformed into wooden terraces. Visitors can see the beautiful scenery that gets an award from the "Michelin Green Guide Japan".

Yokoyama Tenboudai (Yokoyama Observation Deck) is located in Mie prefecture, Shima city, Ugata Ago-cho 875-20 with opening hours from 9:00 to 16:30, and can also contact this place at + 81-599-44-0567.

Mt. Observation Deck Zao
The terrace floor will be used as an illumination at night. The form of illumination is like a star river.


The color of the sunset will make visitors fall in love with the scenery here.

Mt. Observation Deck Zao has 360 degree views of Mikawa Bay, the Pacific Ocean, Japan's Southern Alps, and Mount Fuji. Night view on this place is included in "100 of the best night views in Japan". In addition, visitors can also enjoy beautiful sunset views here.

Mt. Observation Deck Zao is located in Aichi prefecture, Tahara city, Ura-cho, Zao 1-46, with hours open 9:00 to 22:00, and can also contact this place at + 81-531-22-0426.

Osamu Tezuka Manga Museum: Museum of Comic Characters by Japanese Manga Gods


Osamu Tezuka Manga Museum Japan For Anime Lovers- Manga or graphic novel comics have had a major impact on the Japanese art industry for years. One of the brilliant pioneer manga writers is Osamu Tezuka or known as the "God of Manga". In accordance with his nickname, for years he has developed manga.

One of Tezuka's most famous works in the world, including in Indonesia, is Astro Boy. To appreciate Tezuka's works, the Osamu Tezuka Manga Museum was built. The museum which was built 25 years ago is located in Tezuka's hometown, namely in the city of Takarazuka, Hyogo Prefecture.



Recently the museum received a large scale renovation and was re-opened to the public in late April 2019 ago. Renovations were carried out in the general exhibition zone area on the first floor adding details to the chronological table on display, and replacing several collections to better illustrate the relationship between the city and Tezuka.

The colors of decorative stained glass at the entrance and pillared ceiling are also restored to return to their original colors. The newly installed LED lights provide a brighter atmosphere at the museum. Foreign tourists can also enjoy every collection in the museum because now information texts are available in English.



The ceiling is now brighter than before. This will be a building connecting area to a cultural facility scheduled to open in spring 2020.


Meanwhile, the public exhibition zone on the first floor underwent a large scale renovation to highlight the relationship between Tezuka and the city of Takarazuka. Television monitors are installed in several locations making it easier for visitors to watch various information.




On the second floor contains all the information and films made by Tezuka. This second floor area is undergoing renovation. ASTRO BOY Atom, a film made in 2003 (the birth year of Astro Boy in the story), was also added to the exhibition collection on the second floor. After the hardware has been upgraded, the movie image is now played more smoothly so that visitors are more comfortable when watching it.


The paperback exhibition on the second floor has turned into a thematic exhibition. This means the exhibition will change, so visitors will get a different experience each time they come to the museum.


Tezuka's characters, drawn by several manga artists, were also exhibited in the thematic exhibition zone. These works were drawn to celebrate Tezuka's 90th birthday held in Tokyo and Miyagi.


A total of 90 collections are exhibited in three different periods until 28 October 2019. Visitors can enjoy the famous Tezuka manga character artwork drawn by one of the best manga artists in Japan.



In addition to the thematic exhibition, there is a special exhibition titled OSAMU TEZUKA MANGA NO KAMISAMA 2 which lasts until June 24, 2019. The exhibition is the same as a special exhibition on the 90th anniversary of Tezuka that took place at the Angouleme International Comic Festival in France at the end 2018. Through this exhibition you can understand how foreign curators see Tezuka manga through the caption and selection process of each collection on display.


"At this special exhibition, visitors can see the Tezuka comic, which was chosen by a curator from France, to come back to life and see a bit of a foreigner's perspective on Tezuka's comics. I thank the fans who have supported Tezuka comics for 25 years, "said Makoto Tezuka, son of Osamu Tezuka.


For more information, please visit the museum's official website. Keep in mind that the second phase of the renovation is scheduled to take place in the winter of this year.

Osamu Tezuka Manga Museum
7-65, Mukogawa-cho, Takarazuka city, Hyogo Prefecture
Phone number: + 81-797-81-2970

Open from 9:30 to 17:00 every day except Wednesday.

Salar De Uyuni Bolivia, a Fact That You Must Know

Salar de Uyuni (or Salar de Tunupa) is the world's largest salt level, at 10,582 square kilometers (4,086 sq mi). It is in the Daniel Campos Province in Potosí in southwest Bolivia, close to the peak of the Andes and is at a rise of 3,656 meters (11,995 ft) above ocean level. 
The Salar was shaped because of changes between a few ancient lakes. It is secured by a couple of meters of salt hull, which has an unprecedented levelness with the normal rise varieties inside one meter over the whole region of the Salar. The outside layer fills in as a wellspring of salt and covers a pool of brine, which is extraordinarily rich in lithium. It contains half to 70% of the world's known lithium reserves. The huge zone, clear skies, and extraordinary levelness of the surface make the Salar a perfect article for adjusting the altimeters of Earth perception satellites. Following precipitation, a slim layer of dead quiet water changes the level into the world's biggest mirror, 129 kilometers (80 miles) over.
1. Mirror Effect The Uyuni Salt Flats are celebrated for its mirror impact (in this way, the name is known for: The World's Biggest Mirror). On the off chance that you need to take a Salar de Uyuni visit and experience this pehnomenon, you ought to go in the blustery season (from December to April) the scene is loaded up with a layer of water mirroring the sky on the ground with unparalleled perspectives.