tokyoareas

The Ultimate Tokyo Itinerary Planning Guide (Zonal Map + Ideal Times)

Planning an itinerary is not easy. Often, you have to consider geographical distance, topological connectivity, and temporal factors at the same time. Add to that […]

img_59246d13d974b

Tales from the Tokyo subway

Despite having been living in Tokyo for 5 years, I must admit I spend a deal of time traveling around on my bicycle (many good reasons why). […]

img_591d3a740e493

Hilarious Twitter exchange involving Domino’s Pizza Japan and a potential customer

In this day and age, social media can bring about quick marketing wins but also huge PR disasters. Remember Microsoft Bing’s we-will-donate-only-if-you-retweet campaign during the […]

Source: http://j-town.net/tokyo/news/localnews/213719.html

6 Crazy Reasons that Led To Train Delays in Japan

Trains are known to be extremely punctual in Japan. However, no system is perfect and the occasional delay does occur, usually due to accidents, passenger […]

img_578a301f83503

Hot Video of the ageHa Summer 2016 Carnival in Tokyo

A peek into the ageHa Summer Carnival in Tokyo via a video contributed by a fellow Tokyoite.

Embedded image permalink

Netizens compete to create the plainest Tokyo Olympics logo possible

In light of the recent plagiarism scandal surrounding the 2020 Tokyo Olympics logo, some concerned Japanese netizens have offered their professional help for a replacement logo. […]

1000px-BH6_Bridge_Image

Tokyo to be Featured in Disney’s Upcoming Marvel Animated Movie “Big Hero 6”

The urban streetscape of Tokyo will form part of the inspiration for the city of San Fransokyo (no prizes for guessing the other city involved) in […]

600x508xec157285137e6fc075de63fe

Recent Prepaid Card Scam via ‘LINE’ Identity Theft and Funny Responses

A recent spate of identity thefts of LINE users has been reported in Japan. Even celebrities have not been spared, as Riisa Naka found out […]