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Travel Back in Time to the Showa Era with This All-You-Can-Drink Event in Tokyo

The Showa period in Japan is said to have been a time of enlightened peace and harmony. A radical change occurred in the country after being defeated in World War II. Japan was occupied by foreign powers which transformed the country into a democracy. It also resulted in economic growth which rapidly made the country…

Admire Artworks of Old Masters at This Exhibit in Roppongi Before It’s Gone!

The Old Masters from the State Hermitage Museum exhibit has been on show at the Mori Arts Center Gallery (森アーツセンターギャラリー) at Roppongi Hills (六本木ヒルズ) since mid-March 2017. And as the show is about to be moved to its second location in Nagoya (名古屋) in mid-June 2017, here is an introduction to the exhibit for those…

Dine Like Royalty With This Event at Grand Hyatt Tokyo in Roppongi!

Russian aristocratic cuisine is not that common in Japan. Its character is derived from a diverse number of influences including Central Asian, Central European, and the Middle Eastern. Grand Hyatt Tokyo (グランドハイアット東京)’s French Kitchen (フレンチキッチン) has collaborated with the Mori Arts Center Gallery (森アーツセンターギャラリー) exhibition in serving a high-end Russian afternoon tea, which feels like…

3 Cherry Blossom Activities in Roppongi This Spring 2017

When taking a look at a list of hanami (花見; flower viewing) spots in Tokyo (東京), you would normally see Shinjuku Gyoen (新宿御苑), Meguro River (目黒川), Imperial Palace (皇居), Ueno Park (上野公園), and the likes. These are awesome spots to enjoy the cherry blossoms, surely, but don’t forget that Roppongi (六本木) has its own sets…

This Unique Art Exhibition in Tokyo is Now Open to the Public!

Yayoi Kusama (草間彌生) is a world-renowned avant-garde artist who has worked in a wide variety of medias. All exhibit her deep interest in patterns, repetition, and psychedelic colors. One of her latest exhibitions is called “Yayoi Kusama: My Eternal Soul (わが永遠の魂)”, which reflects her lifelong preoccupation with the infinite and sublime, including the twin themes…

Enjoy Halloween Drinks and More at the Grand Hyatt Tokyo This Fall 2016

Autumn season in Japan is here! Are you already excited to catch the changing colors of the leaves? There are so many places to do this activity and so many restaurants providing autumn-themed menus. One of these places is the ever-popular Grand Hyatt Tokyo which is a luxury hotel in the heart of the capital…

Celebrate Studio Ghibli’s 30th Anniversary at This Exhibition in Roppongi Hills!

Studio Ghibli needs no introduction as it is famous worldwide for churning out many hit anime films such as Spirited Away, My Neighbor Totoro, Grave of the Fireflies, Princess Mononoke, and Howl’s Moving Castle. To commemorate the 30th anniversary of the founding of Studio Ghibli, there will be a large-scale retrospective exhibition opening in Roppongi…

Takashi Murakami’s Monumental Exhibition at the Mori Art Musem

Recently, I found myself going to the Mori Art Museum located in Roppongi Hills to enjoy the current exhibition of “The 500 Arhats” by internationally acclaimed Japanese artist, Takashi Murakami. Without knowing what to expect, I was amazed by the meaningful works of Murakami and baffled by their dimensions. The works of Murakami will be…

Check out the Spectacular Starry Sky Illumination Event these Holidays!

Roppongi Hills is a mecca for shopping and the latest pop-ups. From high-end shops to world renown chefs, there is definitely something for everyone here. For those familiar with the Sky Deck attraction – on the 52nd floor of Roppongi Hills, one knows of the panoramic 360-degree views that have housed multiple exhibits from Star…

Spend a Sparkling Christmas with Keyakizaka Illuminations

As winter approaches, Christmas illuminations are springing up all over Japan. With so much to see yet so little time to fit everything in, here’s a recommendation for a must-see Christmas illumination hotspot if you happen to be in Tokyo this winter! Outdoor Christmas tree at Roppongi Hills in December 2014 Author’s photo Roppongi Hills…
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