Our Tokyo based collaborator is a tech nerd, Japanophile, train nut, and a veritable fountain of information on Japan. His current goal is to watch Evangelion and actually "get it", sing every permutation of "Hotel California" at any karaoke gathering, ride every bullet train line, and sample all varieties of ramen throughout Japan.
Catch more of his musings at · http://jlgatewood.com
The ubiquitous conbini that you look to whenever you need to buy a beer, dish soap, hot meal, or even...[ Click to read more ]
When the air outside is thick with humidity, cicadas begin their endless chirping, the stores start stocking endless varieties of...[ Click to read more ]
There are no limits to the amount of themed cafes that are available to you if you want a unique...[ Click to read more ]
A good many visitors to Japan have been known to utter out loud, “there sure are a lot of trains...[ Click to read more ]
Like any other expat living here in Japan, I’ve taken to using the proximity to the rest of Asia along...[ Click to read more ]