2016 May

The Freaky Characters from Japan’s Famous Horror Movie Ju-On Have Gone Viral!

If you’re a huge horror movie fan, you may have heard of the upcoming movie, “Sadako (貞子) vs. Kayako (伽椰子)” that involves Ju-on’s, Kayako and The Ring’s, Sadako. However, it seems as though the scare tactic promos have now moved to social media! So, if you’ve ever wondered what Kayako and her son (in the…

Enjoy Playtime at Tokyo’s Latest Hedgehog Cafe for Real Sonic Adventures!

For many people, the word “hedgehog” may conjure up images of a speeding blue blur that stars in the second best selling video game series of all time, but the reality is more prickly. Capitalizing on their recent popularity, as well as the wild success of various other animal cafes, Roppongi hedgehog cafe, Harry gives…

Did You Know that Tokyo Station has a Dark History of Assassinations?

Tokyo JR station is located in the Marunouchi business district of Chiyoda, Tokyo, and is one of the busiest stations in the city, always packed with busy businessmen and excited tourists. However, did you know that apart from being the main intercity rail terminal, the station also has a dark history of assassinations behind it?…

Be Pampered Like Royalty at the Luxurious Pedi:Mani:Cure Studio in Tokyo!

Make time for some pampering at The Peninsula Tokyo‘s new luxury spa studio where your feet, hands, and even nails will receive luxury treatment the French way! Peninsula Tokyo has recently announced the opening of its studio, called Pedi:Mani:Cure Studio, owned by French podiatrist, Bastien Gonzalez, and is already a favorite among athletes, celebrities, and…

Find Relief from the Summer Heat in the Cart of a Handsome Japanese Rickshaw Puller!

Rickshaw pullers (shafu) may not appear to be the most attractive job in the world but its popularity among men is steadily increasing in Japan. They are also known as “jinrickisha danshi ” or “rickshaw boys” among their admirers, and in most cases have lean and muscular physiques. Some are even aspiring professional athletes who…