Keyword: Ryogoku *RERUN
#TOKYO brings you travel trends based on social media posts written by experienced travelers. This time, we'll visit the sumo town, "Ryogoku." It's popular among tourists for its old-Japanese-town feel with the big sumo hall, "Kokugikan," sumo stables, and chanko hot pot restaurants. We'll visit "Kokugikan" where the 2019 May Grand Sumo Tournament is currently being held. You'll get tips on how to purchase tickets, enjoy the match, and information regarding backstage tours of the dressing room and bathing area for the wrestlers. You'll also learn about the annual "Ryogoku Nigiwai Festival" and other helpful tips.
Kokugikan
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