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
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 ]
Tokyo’s Hibiya district is known mostly for its namesake park right next to the Imperial Palace grounds, and being home...[ Click to read more ]
We’ll forgive you for thinking Japan was all about the green tea if you’ve never been here before. Of course...[ Click to read more ]
Sooner or later as you become acclimated to this place, you’ll start learning about the different eras of Japan. For...[ Click to read more ]
Of course you know what Tokyo’s Akihabara district is known for: electronics, video games, anime and manga shops, maid cafes,...[ Click to read more ]