Japan in the Winter series is back again this year and today we take a lookie at the Odaiba area in Tokyo. Places visited include Odaiba Deck, Aqua City, Diver City,... (more)
Shibuya - a hub in Tokyo where the following lines branch out of the main station - Yamanote Line, Saikyō Line, Shōnan-Shinjuku Line, Tōyoko Line, Tōkyū Den-en-toshi ... (more)
Its that time of the month again - time to check out the latest n greatest in the holy land in this week's instalment of Akihabara Shops. Compared to last time howev... (more)
Its been a while since we had a Places to visit in Japan post. Today we visit a Shinto Shrine called Nikko Toshogu [日光東照宮].
Built in 1617, Nikko Toshogu is dedicate... (more)
Don Quijote [ドン・キホーテ] (known in Japan as just "Donki") is a chain of stores in Japan which sell pretty much anything and everything - the following photos of their A... (more)
Founded in the 7th century, Ikaho Onsen [伊香保温泉] (Ikaho Hot Springs) is one of Japan's most popular hot spring resort areas located in the Gunma Prefecture [群馬県].
If you like melons then the appropriately named MelonBooks will have something to suit your tastes.
Today we take a lookie at the doujin bookshop MelonBooks which... (more)
While Tokyo got the 1/1 scale Gundam, Kobe got the 1/1 scale Tetsujin which I managed to recently visit on a business trip to Kobe this Summer.
Constructed in 200... (more)
Its that time of the month again - Akihabara Shops 11 ^^
Places visited includes Akihabara Radio Center, Yodobashi, Kotobukiya, Sofmap, Akibao, Yurindo, Otona no De... (more)
The Japanese Alps consist of the Northern, Central and Southern Alps. We spent a couple of days in the Nagano Prefecture visiting the Senjojiki Cirque at the Japanes... (more)
While the temperatures have cooled down a bit, its still rather hot n muggy back here in Tokyo ;-;
Today we take a look at Shibuya - home to the worlds most busie... (more)
Last year we started seasonal photowalks around Tokyo to show you what it looks like in the Summer and Winter - this should give you a better idea of what to wear an... (more)
Would you happen to be in that "I-want-to-be-in-japan-and-visit-akihabara-and-buy-a-waifu" mood?
If so I got just the thing for you - the latest installment of Akih... (more)
If there is one place that you need to visit in Akihabara then that would be Hobby Tengoku - the Volks store located right outside Akihabara station.
Its filled with... (more)
Sweltering hot in Japan right now and Akihabara is no exception - hot with an absolutely ton of cute 2D girlies!
Today we take our regular visit to the holy land -... (more)
Grats to Mt Fuji for being granted World Heritage status by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) earlier on today!
Spent l... (more)
The iconic Shibuya 109 building. The name originates from the Tokyu Group who built the facility. "Tokyu" [東急] (とうきゅう) is converted to the reading for "10" as "To" an... (more)
There is another very cool place in Japan that photographers may want to visit thats hardly documented - the factories of Ukishima-cho in Tokyo.
I've always known ... (more)
Akihabara - the worlds largest concentrated area dedicated to anime, games, manga, cosplay, robot, hobby and computing shops. Today we take our regular gander around ... (more)
La Cittadella [ラ チッタデッラ] - a slice of Italy in the heart of Kawasaki. Stylised to look like a small town in Italy, La Cittadella contains a cinema complex, concert ha... (more)