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This Unusual Sewerage Science Museum In Osaka Is More Fun Than You’d Think!

In order to create a pleasant urban world where modern landscapes are introduced, a sewer system becomes an important component for sanitation and waste management. In Osaka City, a Sewage Works Project Program was created which has been promoting activities that contribute to a recycling-oriented society. To commemorate its founding, the Sewerage Science Museum was…
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Do We Need Weapon Wigs? Inventor Nakamatsu Yoshiro Says Yes!

Japan in the land of innovation and safety. From fast speed bullet trains, vending machines that sell everything from bananas to underwear, and one of the safest countries in all of Asia, if not even the world, now comes a weaponized wig for self-defense. Yes, you read that right – a weaponized wig! Yoshiro Nakamatsu…
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Animal Lovers In Japan Can Now Sign Their Name With Animal Hanko!

Japan is easily known for many things – fantastic food, gorgeous seasons, and impressive transportation system just to name a few. From the ubiquitous animal cafes seemingly on every corner, to pet-friendly parks and even outlet malls, Japan literally has it all. However, have you ever heard of hanko? This is someone’s personal stamp. It…

Wonderland in Ikebukuro: Themed Restaurant ’Alice in an Old Castle’

Alice in an Old Castle is one of the five Alice in Wonderland themed restaurants in Tokyo. Located close to the east exit of Ikebukuro station, it is relatively easy to reach and a must if you like theme restaurants, Alice in Wonderland, or cute things in general! The Concept Each of the locations has…

Japan Has a Toilet of the Year Award! But the 2015 Winner Has No Privacy?

Among the many things that Japan is known for, one of those things is its high-tech toilets. So is it any wonder that there are awards given to the best toilets? 2015’s Toilet of The Year was awarded by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transportation, to Gallery TOTO which is a public toilet located…

Eat Your Dinner at the Scariest Theme Restaurant in Tokyo: Alcatraz E.R.

In the Shibuya area of Tokyo, you can find a corrupt-mental-institution themed restaurant which offers diners a chance to eat inside its filthy cells. It is popularly known as Alcatraz ER, and it is hands down the most disturbing restaurant ever! And the best part is that the food and drinks they serve are actually…

Meet the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department’s Unusual Mascot!

Due to Japan’s obsession with cuteness, even serious things are not excluded from being handled in a cute manner. Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department’s Crime Prevention Task Force has been introducing their cute female dog mascot on their Twitter account since 2013. The mascot is called Tewatasanaiinu which is a combination of the words “tewatasanai” (not…

Change Up Your Beauty Routine with These Entertaining Japanese Sheet Masks!

Do you love pampering yourself with a sheet mask? Depending on the individual, it either feels like pampering or feels like a chore. Whether you love sheet masks or not, Isshin Do’s masks will make your sheet mask experience more enjoyable! Kabuki   Isshin Do produces masks which are creative and fun to use. One…