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The 5 Best Ways to Discover the Japanese Country Music Scene

In a small Tokyo (東京) bar, people gather. The music’s loud, the atmosphere lively and the beer is flowing. But this is no ordinary tavern. No suits or cosplay here – just cowboy hats, tight jeans and belt buckles as large as the waist. It looks like Texas and sounds like Texas, but this is…

Essential Budgeting Tips for Your Trip to Japan

Japan is often described as an expensive country to visit, live or work in. However, this does not need to be so and is not entirely true. Accommodation to live in Tokyo can be very expensive, but the same can be said for any other capital city across the world, such as London or New…

Sing your Heart Out! Tokyo’s Unique Karaoke Shops

Japan is the birthplace of karaoke. Karaoke comes from the word kara, meaning “empty” and oke, short for “orchestra”. charlotterestauranttraffic.com/ It has been a favorite pastime for many people around the world. Imagine having more than 9,000 karaoke shops in your country! This is the case in Japan. If you happen to be in Tokyo…

Enjoy your cold beer in the best Beer Gardens of Tokyo!

In summertime, beer is very popular among the Japanese. Only in summer, some restaurants open special facilities that serve beer. It is normally open air spaces or rooftops. However, these facilities also serve non-alcohol beverages for those who don’t drink beer. So let’s enjoy Japanese summer at its beer gardens! As a metropolitan city, Tokyo…