Monday, May 28, 2018

Another 3hr trip – Shibuya

Shibuya is a well-known bustling entertainment district in Tokyo. For first time visitors, the seemingly chaotic pedestrian scramble in front of the station can be quite daunting. But for locals who are used to...

Winter Illuminations Spots in Tokyo 2017

Christmas and New Year’s is coming! Have you decided how to spend your break in Tokyo? In recent years, winter illumination shows and displays have become must-see attractions to visit during this season in...

Unique Christmas Desserts

Just as the seasons inspire traditional Japanese confectionery, the Western-style shops are inspired as well. Especially during Christmas season! Snowglobe Dessert (1,200 yen) Working Holiday Connection is collaborating with a café in Harajuku to raise money...

Beyond the Beaten Track : Finding Japan’s Lesser-Known Magnificence (5)

Of course, no trip to Japan would be complete without spending time in Tokyo. In actuality, there is never enough time a person could spend in Japan’s capital city to let them do and...

Festive Christmas Markets In and Around Tokyo (3)

5 3rd World Christmas Festival 汐留からの原宿 原宿駅まわりは、リバプールサポーターだらけ。バルササポは、いないね〜 選手なのか、サポかわかりづらい。外国の人だからね。 代々木公園で行なわれている、ワールドクリスマスフェスティバルに来てるよ。グルメの匂いが... pic.twitter.com/0DlaxEjRhi — hide_maruのグルメ旅 (@hide_maru_HM) December 19, 2015 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js The 3rd World Christmas Festival in Tokyo’s Yoyogi Park provides Christmas food, drinks and music from all around the world. Dance performances are...

Dragonball themed Café at Tower Records Café – Omotesando

The next time-limited café for November opened its doors in the beginning of the month. The popular anime series “Dragonball” celebrates its 30th anniversary, therefore the Tower Records Cafe branch opened three Dragonball themed...

Kapibara-san theme Café at Tokyu Plaza Omotesando

Another limited-time café came to Tokyo in the beginning of November and enchants its guests with cute dishes featuring Kapibara-san a fluffy capybara and his friends. Located on the 5th floor of Tokyu Plaza’s Omotesando...

Map of Top Winter Illumination Spots in Tokyo (5)

9 Omotesando Hills 表参道ヒルズのクリスマスイルミネーション - 高さ10mのツリーと共に参加型イルミや光のショーを実施 - https://t.co/3Jzw8cj6B6 pic.twitter.com/s3SOGCUZrJ — Fashion Press (@fashionpressnet) October 2, 2016 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js The trees of the wide sidewalks of Omotesando are decorated with warm lights to make your shopping adventure even more special...

Map of Top Winter Illumination Spots in Tokyo (4)

7 Tokyo Tower - Winter Fantasy ~ONE PIECE Snow Dome Illumination~ Beside the yearly illumination and the light-up of the tower, this year’s special illumination collaborated with Tokyo Towers One Piece Tower and created a...

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan: Tokyo

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Kanto Tokyo Tokyo 33 ~ 46  33 Yoyogi Park (代々木公園) in Shibuya [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d3241.2138520574376!2d139.6927560152586!3d35.67173598019646!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x60188cb479620a33%3A0x34bcc78ce7f8bf3e!2sYoyogi+Park!5e0!3m2!1sde!2sjp!4v1476864014489&w=100%&h=100%] First colors: Beginning of November Color Peak: End of November until the beginning of December Access: 3min walk from Harajuku...