Asakusa is one of the most traditional districts in Tokyo.
This City is known for its old-town atmosphere and historic Buddhist temples “Sensouji-Temple”
In Asakua there are many tourist spots.
For example “Hanayashiki” the oldest Amusement Park in Japan and “Kappabashi Kitchenware Town”
However the best tourist spot in Asakusa is “Azuma-bashi Bridge”.
because you can see this beautiful view.
Readers might think
“What is this Golden Statue?”
“Why is there such kind of a shit on top of a building??”
Let me explain about that.
Next to the Golden statue is the Asahi beer tower.
This is Asahi Beer Company’s building.
So this looks like beer.
And the Golden statue building is also Asahi beer company’s building.
And that Gold sculpture is named
This is French word and it means
It symbolizes burning heart which the company and the employees possess.
But unfortunately, it looks like it symbolizes “burning shit”
First they tried to make it like this…
If it passed, it must be called “three shits”
But neighborhood took objection to it because it’ll block the sun light.
Then it became like this.
Azuma-bashi Bridge is the best spot to take a picture.
You can take a picture like this!!!