Friday, August 23, 2019

Christmas Illumination @ Hachiko

Since yesterday, Shibuya’s most loyal dog Hachiko won’t have to feel lonely at night anymore, as he is no surrounded with more than 30,000 LED lights. WAttention went to check it out yesterday, and...

A Taste of Sh旬n: Christmas, A Time For…Fried Chicken?

For most part of the world that celebrates Christmas, a roast turkey is the main star of the Christmas meal. But in Japan, Christmas means a bucket of Kentucky Fried Chicken. There are various theories...

This year’s chirstmas tree at Shibuya Hikarie

This year's chirstmas tree at Shibuya Hikarie has "wonderland" as its theme, and is a collaboration with famous Japanese band "Dreams ComeTrue"! Come and have your own dream come true at this 6m tall christmas...

Get your Hachiko selfie, Santa-style

  Dec. 1 is World AIDS Day, and even Shibuya's famed Hachiko is raising awareness for the global fight against HIV. Why not support the cause and capture your own photo with the faithful canine...

Christmas Comes Early In Shibuya?

It could be a little too early or maybe some forgotten decoration, but we spotted these Christmas wreaths in Shibuya. But even if it's not Christmas, the lights still look beautiful at night.

World’s First Smart Phone Christmas Tree at Shibuya 109

"PLAY LIGHT TREE"--the world's first interactive smart phone christmas tree by XFLAG, the makers of the Monster Strike game--has arrived at fashion landmark SHIBUYA109's Event Space. Comprised of 203 synchronized smart phones and tablets, you can...

The 2nd World Christmas Festival 2015

DATE: Dec.19-20 10am - 7pm Free admission ACCESS: a 3-min walk from Harajuku (JR Yamanote Line) or Yoyogi-Koen (Chiyoda Line), a 3-min walk from Meiji-Jingu-mae (Harajuku) (Chiyoda Line or Fukutoshin Line), or a 6-min walk from Yoyogi-Hachiman (Odakyu...

Festive Christmas Markets In and Around Tokyo

1 ~ 6 Get into the right mood for Christmas as you take in the decorations and have your fill of festive food and drinks as these spots in and around Tokyo are transformed into...

Christmas Afternoon Tea in Tokyo’s Shangri-La Hotel

Every month the Shangri-La Hotel in Tokyo holds its special afternoon tea with a constantly changing menu in regard to the season. An étagère filled with sweet and savory goodies waits for you. Within...

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...