7 best BBQ spots in Tokyo 2019

Do you wish to enjoy a BBQ without having the hassle of preparing all the equipment and food? Here is a list of BBQ areas […]

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 […]

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). […]

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 […]

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 […]

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.

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. […]

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 […]