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Find Tokyo’s Best Korean Food in K-Town Shin-Okubo

Japan boasts a large Korean community, and many of its members live in Tokyo. Shin-Okubo is the Korea Town of Tokyo and if you are in the mood for some tasty and stuffing Korean food, this is the place to go! Are you not (that) familiar with Korean cuisine yet? Do keep reading to find…

Brave Gamers, Enter the ’Rundown’ Anata No Warehouse Arcade if you Dare!

Anata No Warehouse (Your Warehouse) is an amusement game park with a twist, built in the city of Kawasaki. It has been made to look like the slum area of Kowloon Walled City in Hong Kong. Get the feel of being transported into the back alley of grimy fake Kowloon made of dripping, rustic sheet…

Looking for the Perfect Owl Cafe? Try Cafe HOHO!

Japan’s newest trend in animal cafes keeps popping up all over Tokyo. What started as a couple cafes a few years ago has now led to dozens of cafes in various neighborhoods. Cafe Hoho in Shinjuku is a fairly new addition to the growing number of animal cafes and is a great chance to drink…

Shinjuku Golden Street: Revisit the Tokyo of Olden Days

A small area connected by narrow alleys, which is seemingly out of place in a contemporary Tokyo, and is a famous hangout area for musicians, artists, writers, academe, actors and even famous celebrities, is the Shinjuku Golden Gai. japanesesearch.com/ This used to be popular for prostitution before the year 1958 but gradually, it developed into…

Shinjuku Gyoen: amazing green escape!

Tokyo is known to be one of the most crowded cities in the world, however, it is also known for its huge and beautiful parks and gardens, just in the middle of the city. While visiting great shopping places within Tokyo huge skyscrapers and buildings, you can easily take a break from the noise and…

Escapade to the 3 Gardens of Shinjuku Gyoen National Park

upload.wikimedia.org/ Talking about a refreshing atmosphere, there is a popular place in Shinjuku you can escape to while getting stressed from the routine of the city. It is Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden (新宿御苑 – Shinjuku Gyoen). This is one of the largest parks in Tokyo located just a short walk from Shinjuku Station. Until the…

Kabukicho ” The Sleepless Town”

Location matome.naver.jp/ Kabukicho is one of the districts in Shinjuku, that was known as the entertainment and red-light district as it has many entertainment places shops, restaurants, Pachinko, Manga cafe, clubs with live music, host and hostess clubs, and love hotels. It is bounded with people from morning to night, for this reason, this district…

Amazing ’Free View’ from Tokyo Metropolitan Building

Author’s photo Not all skyscrapers in Tokyo would offer you to go to their summit for free to have a look at the city. Tokyo Skytree and Tokyo Tower have been the major attractions for sky-gazers and tourists out there. The building is a masterpiece with two observatories, one is the North and the other…