Tag: tokyo

jpn 052013 chapter 10: tokyo drift

when in tokyo, do as other tourists do …  tokyo is so big and there are so many things to see and do, it is impossible to cover them all in a few days. inevitably, we all gravitate to the same hotspots ie ginza, roppongi hills, akihabara, harajuku, asakusa […]

Smoke Gets In My Eyes

… a 130 year old institution goes up in a sea of flames The other night, I heard that (horrors!) Kanda Yabu Soba  was ravaged and completely destroyed by a big fire. I was there last Feb and was looking forward to going back again this may, with the rest […]