Hi, I’m Maya


Hi, I’m Maya

I’ve lived in Yokohama for 18 years

I speak English, Japanese, Indonesian

I am an English Teacher


Hi there, I'm Maya, your go-to local host in the vibrant city of Yokohama! I'm absolutely in love with the unique blend of modern and classic architecture in the Minato Mirai area. It's thrilling to be in a city that not only boasts the world's most beautiful Chinatown but also enjoys proximity to Tokyo and Kamakura's famous sights. My adventures in Yokohama are never dull, from leisurely strolls along the scenic Minato Mirai Bay to indulging in café hopping and culinary explorations in the city center. As someone who knows Yokohama, Minato Mirai, and the surrounding areas like the back of my hand, I'm excited to share my knowledge and passion for this city. Whether it's uncovering the best sights in the city center or guiding you through the unique flavors of Yokohama, I'm here to make your visit unforgettable. Let's embark on a journey full of adventure and delectable discoveries together!

My knowledge & interests

Hosts graduation Bachelor of Business Administration
Street food Local cuisine Desserts Cinema Street art Parks Gardens Scenic routes Hikes Social history Cityscape photography Street photography Portrait photography Modern architecture Classical architecture Third wave coffee Department stores Street markets Handicrafts & souvenirs Traditional culture Popular culture Lifestyle culture Local speciality drinks Traditional drinks Japanese sake Thrift stores Second-hand markets Landscape photography Food photography Nature photography Post-modern architecture Ethnic culture Pop music Rock music Soul music

Experiences I love to host