Japan

Driving Around Mario Kart Style in Japan: Fun or Not Fun?

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While in Osaka, I ended up going on the Mario Kart Osaka tour.  I picked up an International Driver’s Permit just to do this tour. It did come in handy though since [I needed to rent a car for a week in Okinawa].  The short answer is, it’s fun for like 10 minutes. Don’t be fooled […]

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Game Bar Continue: An Osaka Video Game Bar

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Game Bar Continue: An Osaka Video Game Bar I found an Osaka Video Game Bar!  A very cool retro gaming spot.  Nostalgia, alcohol and video games all in one location in Osaka, Japan. Game Bar Continue brings it all to you. http://gamebar.jp/

Japan

Space Station Arcade Bar in Japan

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ARCADE BAR IN JAPAN Just around the corner from my capsule hotel in Osaka, there happened to be an arcade bar!  The owner is very cool and personable.  He’s an American from Maryland and decided to go to Japan to open an arcade bar.  Crazy, right?

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The Lockup: Japan’s Prison Themed Bar

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I’m a big fan of comedy and adventure. Something lighthearted. I get anxiety and stress overthinking things in horror movies.  I also startle easily especially while I have a beverage in hand.  Watching a scary movie or going to a haunted house is way out of my comfort zone.  I avoid those situations at all […]