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January 31, 2017

Heart Beeps: A City Adventure in Nakano

Explore the pulsating side streets of this neighborhood just a few stops from Shinjuku station

February 20, 2016

Spring Is In The Air

The cherry blossoms signal rebirth and new beginnings, and when Japanese people witness the first flushes of pink in parks and on tree-lined boulevards areas they know that the cold, dark days of winter are almost over.

February 17, 2016

Top 5 Luxurious Japanese Cosmetics at Bargain Prices

Japan is home to some of the world’s best skincare and beauty products, many of which can be found easily at everyday chain stores and conbini.

February 14, 2016

Old and new Japan on the road to Zojoji

As you pass through the massive Shiba Daimon, you can imagine being transported to the Japan of old, with the historic Zojoji temple lying just beyond.

February 12, 2016

Soak Up A Traditional Way Of Urban Life

Sento, or communal public bathhouses, offer a similar experience to onsen in the heart of the city—though the former is a distinctly urban experience.

February 8, 2016

A Chance To Dress In Traditional Japanese Style

When people think of Japan, they invariably think of its traditional garment: the kimono.

February 5, 2016

5 Top Theme Restaurants in Tokyo

Whether they’re scary, cute, or retro-geek—here are five unique spots to try on your visit for some unexpected dining experiences.

February 3, 2016

Taste the world at Japan’s big department stores

It’s definitely worth a visit to any of the major department stores for this extrasensory experience.

February 1, 2016

Odaiba Is Adventure For The Whole Family

Odaiba on the other side of Tokyo’s Rainbow Bridge is an island of food and fun with the added perk of great views of the city.

October 3, 2015

Omurice: A Must Try Treat in Japan

Japanese food is renowned internationally for its freshness, high quality, health benefits and general deliciousness. It is fairly easy to…

October 3, 2015

Good Friends and Good Drinks in Shinjuku’s Golden Gai

Shinjuku is one of the neighborhoods in Tokyo that never ceases to amaze me. Buildings touching the sky, neon-blazed crosswalks,…

October 3, 2015

Power and Coffee in Shibuya

If you’re going to Tokyo, you have to go to Shibuya! As you know, it is a huge shopping area…

October 3, 2015

Sake Sampling in Ginza

In the Ginza area many people walking down the street seem to have a chic ambiance. If you ask why…

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