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Akihabara (or “Akiba” in short) is what most Japanese may consider to be the epicenter of Anime and otaku culture. Indeed, this area, once gaining international fame as “Electric Town” due to its shops selling all kinds of newest up-to-date electronics, is in fact some sort of El Dorado for shoppers – no matter if in terms of anime or electronics. 765 more words


IMPORTANT! [Carlos Erik Malpica Flores]: Akihabara: a Place to Visit in Japan!

Why should you go to Akihabara? That is maybe one of the questions that many people could have while travelling to Japan. There are more than one… 260 more words

Carlos Erik Malpica Flores

Two months until Tokyo!

Yes! In just two short months, I’ll be making my way for another visit to Tokyo. And this time, I’ll have a new co-pilot: my ten-year-old nephew, Andrew. 360 more words


Central Tokyo: fish market, modernity and old world beauty

Although Toyko is a modern metropolis, Japanese traditions and culture are still evident throughout the city. Some of the sites in Central Tokyo where this is apparent are the famous  985 more words


Mini Japanese cheese tarts from Pablo are the sweets we've all been searching for

We try mini tarts with melting centres from Japan’s most popular cheese tart specialty bakery. 998 more words


Best Sea food don (kaisen-don) in Akihabara @SANHOREさんほれ

Sea food don: a bowl of rice with sashimi on top.

There are some really good SASHIMI place in Akihabara, I cannot decide the best one.  140 more words

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