Archive for the ‘Akihabara’ Category

The video above shows you how jam packed trains in Japan can be during morning rush hour If you’ve been doing some research on YouTube regarding Tokyo’s morning rush hours and saw some Train Officers pushing people to fit in train cars, we nearly saw one on our visit. It was about 7:20 in the […]

Major Curry at Go Go Curry!

There was something in Peter Barakan’s (Begin Japanology) presentation of Japan’s curry that made me want to try the Japanese version of curry. So upon seeing Go!Go! Curry in Showa Dori in Akihabara, I told Mavis that we’d have to eat there. We actually made a mistake by going to the wrong exit and not […]

Taking a break from our Disney adventure, I’m posting some of our Toy haul from Tokyo. Most of these stuff were from Akihabara, either from Gashapon Machines (Capsule balls) and from toy shops. Capsule toys can be had for 200Yen to 400Yen (500Yen for “Eroge” figures). While some of the old toys, not available from […]

Tokyo, Japan 2010 Trip

This is our blog of our 14-day trip to Tokyo, Japan! Itineraries, budget, where to go, what to see and what to do!

  • Angie: It's a personal trip. I will be in Manila before the Japan trip and will be back to Doha after a mon [...]
  • xtian001: I am not sure about this and you may have to ask the Japanese Embassy directly. Is this a personal t [...]
  • An jie: Hi. I want to ask if instead of personal bank account (which I don't have here in Qatar), I will hav [...]
  • xtian001: Renato, visit the Japanese Embassy website so you'll know the requirements for you. As for your fami [...]
  • Renato Paglomutan Ilisan: Dear Sir/Madam; I would like to apply for a tourist Japan Visa with my Family on this coming thir [...]

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