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Do You Know How to Take Care of Your Baby While Traveling in Japan?

Taking care of a baby while traveling can be an impossible task as it requires a lot of care, attention, and planning. Mothers may have doubts about breastfeeding, or how to change their kid’s diapers in public, etc. Some do not even know how or where to buy diapers in Japan. Also, not all places…

Robots, Bidets and 7 Other High-tech Things to See in Japan

Of all the phrases and descriptions associated with Japan – world heritage sites, deep appreciation for history and culture, outstanding cuisine – being a modern, technology-driven country seem to take a back seat. In my opinion, it’s not the ultra-fast bullet trains (shinkansen), or extensive rail network that amazes me but the ordinary, daily things…

16 Must-see Places in Shinjuku: Explore the Unexplored!

Shinjuku. You may have heard of the city with the busiest train station in the world, and one of the major economic hubs. It’s probably at the top of most tourists’ bucket lists who want to visit Tokyo. Of course the reason is probably one, that this it the city that never sleeps, and two,…

Buying a Camera in Japan: 7 Useful Tips

Japan is one of the most beautiful and photogenic countries in the world. It is also home to many of the world’s most popular camera manufacturers. For a camera geek, this would appear to be a match made in heaven! However, it’s not always cut and dried when it comes to purchasing cameras in Japan.…

An Essential Guide for Buying a Bike in Japan

Spend just a few minutes anywhere in Japan and you can see just how popular bikes are. Nearly everyone seems to have one, and you’ll often see hundreds parked around every town, city, station or shopping centre. But when you don’t know much about how something works in another country, the prospect of buying a…
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4 Unrevealed Gamer’s destinations in Kyoto

I am a big gamer. I love playing as many different games as possible, and coming to Japan meant that I got super excited about new gaming possibilities that would hopefully appear. The most famous area to go to for this kind of Japanese culture would probably be around Akihabara in Tokyo. But, that’s not…