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Kirin Beer Factory Tour – Yokohama

The Kirin Beer Factory Tour is the company's free information session and introduction to its globally recognised beer brand. The idea is not unique though, as you can take part in a range of...

Spider Lillies – Koma, Saitama

Hidden Treasure There is a little gem that is definitely worth seeing if you are in the Tokyo area. Towards the end of September, you can find a plethora of Spider Lillies. Located in the...

Abeno Harukas – Osaka’s Bright Building of the Future

Abeno Harukas stands tall and proud at exactly 300 metres tall and is Osaka's tallest building. It also stands as a clear sign of Osaka's direction towards a better and brighter future. The name...

Tokyo Skytree – Tokyo’s Tallest Tower

The newest addition to the Tokyo cityscape is Tokyo Skytree, completed in February 2012. It towers above all other buildings that surround it, it claims the crown for both Tokyo and Japan's tallest structure...

Landmark Tower – Yokohama, Japan

If you're one to climb the tallest buildings in every city you explore, then Yokohama's Landmark Tower is the perfect place for you. Standing just shy of the big 300 at 296m tall, it...

Sapporo TV Tower – Sapporo, Hokkaido

Standing at 147 metres high with a 90-metre observation deck, Sapporo TV Tower is one of the tallest structures in the city (currently dwarfed by Sapporo JR Tower at 173m tall) that can be...

Medium (Mexican Cuisine) – Kiyosumi-Shirakawa, Tokyo

Medium, Mild or Spicy? So you have a Mexican (or even a Medium) craving, but not sure where to try? How about Medium? Who would think that in a place like Japan, an island historically...

Bar Tokyo Brain – Asakusa, Tokyo

A new addition to the Traditional district of Asakusa and recently renamed Bar Tokyo Brain (formerly Neighbour) has emerged as a sports-themed bar. Recently renovated, the latest additions included a multi-screen layout including screen's...

Osaka Castle – Osaka’s Famous Landmark

The one major landmark you can be sure people in Kansai hold in high pride is Osaka Castle, perched upon a raised platform and surrounded by a large moat it stands tall in its...

Plus Alpha Kitchen – Monzennakacho, Tokyo

People often ask me what is Australian Cuisine, 'Kangaroo' is the simple answer, and luckily you can try this and more at Plus Alpha Kitchen, and it is only a short trip from Central...

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