Menu

Tag: Where to shop Tokyo

Travel Report: Cool Spots Around Ginza, Tokyo.

February 2019. Welcome to Tokyo’s glitzy Ginza district, home to mega brand boutiques, high-end jewelry stores, disgustingly expensive hotels and only slightly less disgustingly expensive cocktail bars and a la carte restaurants. Sounds f***ing awful right? Well yes, but Ginza isn’t a total write off if you know where to look. I came here with […]

Read More

Travel Report: Tokyo Station, Japan.

Reading from China? This travel report contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! February 2019. Lo and behold the gorgeous red brick façade of Tokyo Station, the Japanese capital’s colossal, three-storey railway hub! Located in the heart of the city’s bustling Marunouchi business district, the station dates back to 1914 […]

Read More

Travel Report: Takeshita Street – Harajuku, Tokyo.

Reading from China? This travel report contains YouTube videos, which can only be viewed with a VPN! February 2019. I have to admit that Wonderboy and I had been somewhat unprepared for the unbridled insanity of Tokyo’s Takeshita Street. We’d been expecting it to be busy of course, after all it was a Sunday afternoon in […]

Read More

Travel Report: Cat Street – Harajuku, Tokyo.

February 2019. Tokyo’s trendy Harajuku District is one of the city’s most popular shopping neighborhoods, with street after hipster-inhabited street of cool cafes, upmarket boutiques, hobby stores, clothes shops and more, more, more. Normally I’d have little to no interest in a shopping street but this is Tokyo after all, where everything is somehow effortlessly […]

Read More

Travel Report: Don Quijote Discount Store – Akihabara, Tokyo.

Reading from China? This travel report contains YouTube videos, which can only be viewed with a VPN! February 2019. It was about 15:00 on a bustling Saturday afternoon in Tokyo’s Akihabara Electric Town and Wonderboy and I had already had an amazing day. Having breakfasted at the bewildering Maidreamin Maid Café and hung out with […]

Read More
%d bloggers like this: