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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

9/22 Aussies In Asakusa present: Meat Pies and Sausage Rolls Extravaganza

On Saturday 22nd September 2018, and just for ¥3500 you can enjoy all you can drink, including beer from a select menu plus Aussie home-made meat pies and sausage rolls. Join our international community at...

English Friendly Restaurant Search Page – from Tokyo Govt.

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government has recently just built a search page listing English friendly restaurant choices in the local area, with support for other languages too. In response to the growing number of visitors...

Pokemon Specialty Store and Cafe Set for March 2018

'Pika, Pika' is the familiar note Pokemon and especially Pikachu lovers both young and old will instantly recognise from Japan's ultra cute and electrically charged mascot. And now lovers of the pocket monsters can...

Sake with Flower – An Ikebana event with added flavour!

Ikebana The word 'Ikebana' (活け花) refers to Japanese traditional flower arrangement, a very distinctive, historical yet disciplined art form, which dates back to 7th century ancient Japan. It focuses on the natural shape and beauty...

Anime Exposition Japan

Today is AnimeJapan, the largest convention for animation in Japan. This year, one hundred and twenty thousand cartoon enthusiasts are expected to visit the event. Luckily, a friend of mine has saved me the effort...

A Taste of Home – Nissin World Delicatessen

Although I have heard about Nissin World Delicatessen for awhile now, I never really had the inclination to visit this store. I figured that it would be no different to most of the foreign...

Journey in Japan Part 50: Necks, Lights, and Video Ape

Culture Day is held on the 3rd of November every year. An event to promote the arts, and Japanese Culture. Introduced in 1948, Culture Day is a public holiday. The people of Japan are...

Earth Plus Gallery – Kiba, Tokyo

Earth Plus Gallery is a fusion of many elements to make what is known as a bar + cafe with an event space open for reservation located in Kiba, Tokyo. Combining alcohol, food and...

The Rumors are True!

That's right the rumors ar true, and if you have ever roamed the streets of Tokyo late at night, and then stumbled into a local drinking establishment, you are bound to find a Japanese...

Shinjuku Gyoen

Shinjuku Gyoen (新宿御苑 or しんじゅくぎょえん) is probably one of Tokyo's most treasured and picturesque parks. It is nature's escape surrounded by the district's sprawling concrete jungle and is easy to appreciate the vivid colour...

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