Akasaka

26 Hotels in Akasaka for a Comfortable and Relaxing Stay in Tokyo in 2017!

If you’re looking for both convenience and peace and quiet, Akasaka (赤坂) is one of the best places to stay in Tokyo (東京). While this business district is a little out of the main buzz of Tokyo, you can be sped into the bustling streets of Shibuya (渋谷), Shinjuku (新宿) and Asakusa (浅草) within no…

Find the Best Accommodation in Tokyo with Our Area by Area Hotel Guide

A capital city basked in both traditional and modern Japanese culture at every glance, Tokyo’s diverse neighbourhoods all have a unique charm ready to be discovered and endless places to stay to provide you with the base to do so. Japan’s reputation for good hospitality, politeness and cleanliness holds true for a lot of its…

Kobe Beef at a Reasonable Price in Tokyo? Here’s Where to Get Your Fix!

Tokyo is renowned for amazing food – everything can be easily found here. From ubiquitous street food, fast food, and even yummy food found in the convenience store, there is something for everyone. However, there is nothing more mouth-watering than the famous Kobe beef. Now where can you find it without going to Kobe itself?…

Experience the Beautiful Torii Gates Tunnel at Hie Shrine in Akasaka

If you have been wanting to see beautiful torii gates (鳥居) for a long time but have not had the chance to go to Kyoto yet, the Hie Shrine (日枝神社) is a good alternative. It is located strategically around Akasaka area, in central Tokyo, between Akasaka (business district) and Nagatacho (national government building residence). Hie…

Wa Space: A Place with Perfect Traditional Japanese Gifts

Have you ever wondered where to shop for the best traditional gifts in Japan? There are many places to go, but one shop stands out from the rest and it is called “Wa Space”. This shop is located in Akasaka. Adhering to the motto of “Modern simplicity that can be integrated into the modern life,”…

Top 15 places to shop for souvenirs in Tokyo

Traveling to Japan is an amazing opportunity. However, bringing back omiyage (gifts) for friends and for yourself to help remember the amazing experiences is always a challenge. Having a list of the most convenient and interesting shopping places may facilitate it for you. Here are the top 15 places for souvenir shopping in Tokyo. 1.…

Dinner served by NINJAs

jto.s3.amazonaws.com/ Secret, Mystery and Adventure…they are ninjas related words. What do you think about adding them to you meal? Well, one of most interesting things about Japan is, for sure, the food. Having a meal here is far more than tasting exotic or raw sources of proteins (fish, seafood, vegetables, tofu). It is surprising how…