Egota/Ekota is one of the most contentious place names in Tōkyō. No one agrees on where it comes from. Hell, people can’t even agree on how to pronounce it. Continue reading What does Egota mean?
Sometimes called the biggest river in Japan, though it’s actually not, this unruly river unites much of the Kanto area.
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Musashi was an old Japanese province, however the name is still with us today. Continue reading What does Musashi mean?