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Relax and Surround Yourself With Books at This Book Lover’s Haven in Shinjuku

A book lover’s haven has opened in the heart of Shinjuku, Japan. Discover the pleasures of staying at the TSUTAYA BOOK APARTMENT below! TSUTAYA BOOK APARTMENT A post shared by TSUTAYA BOOK APARTMENT (@tba_shinjuku) on Dec 21, 2017 at 3:44am PST The TSUTAYA BOOK APARTMENT occupies the fourth, fifth, and sixth floor of the Shinjuku…

Have a Safe and Secure Journey to Tokyo with This Helpful New Guidebook!

Are you planning on heading to Tokyo sometime soon yet unsure about which places to visit? Worry not, as the new Sompo Guide Tokyo is here to help you! It is a guidebook which allows visitors to have a memorable and safe journey in Tokyo, the capital city of Japan. Unlike other guidebooks, it focuses…

Cosplay and Read Books All Night at This Bookstore Event in Tokyo!

Have you ever dreamed of spending the night at a bookstore and reading all the books you want to read? How about cosplaying the whole night until you get tired? Or are you the person who wants to do both? JUNKUDO (ジュンク堂), a bookstore in Tokyo (東京), will be holding an event this 2017 where…

In Osaka? Visit and Shop at the Legendary Denden Town!

If Japan is known for anything, it is known for electronics. When I first came to Japan, I was expecting everyone to have the best and newest electronics in the world, and all the kids to travel to school in their own Gundams or something. While I was rather disappointed that I could not buy…

Jinbocho: Time to Chill With a Good Book in Tokyo

Book lovers in Tokyo would go to Tsutaya bookstores or department stores that can easily be found throughout Tokyo. Book aficionados, on the other hand, would head to Jinbocho, situated at a central location only a short train ride away from Tokyo station. Lined with old bookstores that have been around for decades, Jinbocho is…

Find the Weirdest Gifts in Japan’s Best Bookstore!

When you visit Japan, you’ll probably want to find some weird and wonderful presents for your friends and family back home, and I know just the place to find them! Village Vanguard blog.livedoor.jp/ Village Vanguard is a chain of shops in Japan that, at their heart, are bookstores. But trust me when I say, they…

An Intellectual Delight for Bibliophiles in “Anjin” Tsutaya Book-Cafe

DAIKANYAMA T-SITE Tokyo is always on the urge to amaze its citizen. And with the help of the video rental giant, this is a piece of cake. Located in an area, where artists gather, fashionistas meet and musicians hang out in hidden bars and cafes, the huge building totally looks out of place. tsite.jp/ The…

Jinbocho, Tokyo: Bookworm heaven

Best neighbourhood for book lovers tokyoluv.com/ Tokyo is full of quirky small neighborhoods, and Jinbocho is one of those town areas that’s full of personality. Located in Chiyoda city, Jinbocho is known as a bookworm heaven, hosting streets of used bookstores and publishing houses. There are also several universities nearby that contribute to its bookish…