Nihonbashi

Humanoid Robot Receptionist, amazing or creepy?

She is the best! Yes, she is! She smiles, she giggles, she nods, she sings, she even blinks. She is the best receptionist you could find anywhere. Her name is ChihiraAico. You can call her Chihira. She works in Mitsukoshi, the Japanese department store. But she is a robot! :) What’s so great about Chihira?…

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…

Traditional Japanese shopping mall in Nihonbashi, Tokyo

The best shopping mall to experience Japan in As you know, Tokyo is a really big city and there are thousands of shopping malls. My recommendation is Coredo-Muromachi, which is located in Nihonbashi. Coredo-Muromachi has a lot of Japanese traditional shops such as chopstick shops, Dashi (Japanese cooking stock) shops and many restaurants that you…