Hotels

Robot Hotel Japan: An Awful Stay At Henn Na Hotel

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Henn Na Hotel is known to be the first robot hotel in the world, but that doesn’t necessarily mean it’s going to be a good hotel. The robot hotel Japan doesn’t live up to the crazy expectations I had from seeing futuristic movies. The Henna Hotel did not even meet the expectations of a 2-Star […]

Japan

Robot Restaurant Japan: The Craziest Robot Show

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The Robot Restaurant Japan show was designed for tourists like me. So if you don’t know much about Japan, you’d probably have some general knowledge that Japan is the home on ninjas, samurais, robots and girls dancing.  This Japan robot show puts all that together in one place for you!  Most of it seemed historically […]

Adventures

Japan’s Secret Dutch City: Huis Ten Bosch (ハウステンボス)

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Huis Ten Bosch Theme Park (ハウステンボス) is an amazing replica of a Dutch city located in Nagasaki (West Japan). Getting To Huis Ten Bosch (ハウステンボス) Located an hour North from Nagasaki is the Dutch amusement park city of Huis Ten Bosch.  I initially went here to stay at a Robot Henna Hotel mentioned on Atlas […]

Adventures

Anata No Warehouse: Tokyo’s Craziest Arcade

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I didn’t set off in an adventure to find the scariest arcade in Japan, but that’s how things ended up.  It was one of the coolest destinations I found on Atlas Obscura and I just happen to like arcades.  I also like not being murdered.

Japan

Japanese Maid Cosplay and Ear Cleanings at a Maid Cafe Akihabara

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In Japan, there’s a lot of niche shops and services to appeal to a spectrum of people. I skipped most things but couldn’t resist getting my ears cleaned at a maid cafe. Well, it wasn’t necessarily a cafe…more like an uncomfortable office space with cubicles.

Food

Cafe & Pancake Gram: Super Japanese Fluffy Pancakes

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The fluffiest souffle pancakes in the world are in Japan! They have a limited supply and you have to get there early in the morning if you want the best breakfast in Tokyo, but these Japanese fluffy pancakes are well worth the journey.

How To

Tokyo Metro: How To Use Subways, Trains and Buses in Japan

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The amount of subway lines in the Tokyo Metro system is significantly more complex than you would find in Osaka, Sapporo and other parts of Japan.  It would actually be easier to understand if you tried to learn the subway system in any other city besides Tokyo, but you made it to this page so […]