Tokyo

Studio Ghibli Museum Tour: Effort and Inspiration!

Studio Ghibli Museum Tour: Effort and Inspiration!

A visit to the Ghibli Museum in Japan will leave you inspired and in wistful wonderment!

Yokohama Oktoberfest: A Very Organized Celebration!

Yokohama Oktoberfest: A Very Organized Celebration!

Oktoberfest in Japan is drastically different from Germany, but in a good way. 

Cup Noodles Museum Yokohama – A Place You’ve Always Wanted To Go

Cup Noodles Museum Yokohama – A Place You’ve Always Wanted To Go

Japan is the home of cup noodles! If you’ve ever had a cup, you owe it to yourself to check it out in Japan and make your own custom cup noodles flavor, see their history, play in their park, make noodles from scratch and eat […]

Anata No Warehouse: The Scariest Japanese Arcade I Could Find

Anata No Warehouse: The Scariest Japanese Arcade I Could Find

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.

Tokyo@Night: All You Can Drink Alcohol At A Maid Bar

Tokyo@Night: All You Can Drink Alcohol At A Maid Bar

When you’re out with friends and it’s a drinking night, seeing “All You Can Drink” is going to get your attention.  Seeing “All You Can Drink” at a maid bar will definitely get you to consider the location.

Ninja Girl Maid Cafe In Tokyo: A Bar And A Show

Ninja Girl Maid Cafe In Tokyo: A Bar And A Show

For 1000JPY, you get a draft beer and 30 minutes of Japanese girls in ninja outfits teaching you things about ninja history…okay mostly simple games and them doing really cute stuff.

Wait…You Can Have Maids Clean Your Ears In Japan?

Wait…You Can Have Maids Clean Your Ears In Japan?

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.

Green Tea Beer at Tokyo’s 1899 Ochanomizu

Green Tea Beer at Tokyo’s 1899 Ochanomizu

The only place that serves green tea beer is at 1899 Ochanomizu in Tokyo.  It tastes very bitter along the lines of a concentrated green tea and an IPA. Served as a half pint, I struggled to finish this due to the bitterness.

Cafe & Pancake Gram: Super Fluffy Pancakes in Japan

Cafe & Pancake Gram: Super Fluffy Pancakes in Japan

The fluffiest pancakes in the world are in Japan. The journey was tough (almost impossible), but after 3 trips to Japan this year, I was able to get them.

VR Zone Shinjuku: Dragon Ball VR Battle!

VR Zone Shinjuku: Dragon Ball VR Battle!

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to fire a kamehameha like Goku? VR Zone Shinjuku wondered and then they created the Dragon Ball VR experience! Fire kamehameha’s until you take out all your opponents (or die trying).