Rub elbows with Mario and Luigi at 8 Bit Café in central Tokyo
Play 1980s video games while sipping on video-game-themed drinks at the 8 Bit Café in Tokyo’s Shinjuku district.
Islam and golf coexist at this nearly 100-year-old course in Indonesia
If a loudspeaker that suddenly blares “Allahu akbar” will interrupt your swing, you may find the oldest golf course on Sumatra a challenge.
Archive Café offers South Korean treats, spectacular views near Camp Humphreys
Enjoy a cup of coffee or tea and something from a seemingly endless selection of pastries, as well as wonderful, restful views, at the Archive Café.
‘Good to See You,’ Tokyo: Henry Rollins’ latest spoken word tour is coming to Japan
Author, raconteur, actor and musician Henry Rollins will be in Tokyo on Oct. 19 for a spoken-word event, part of his “Good to See You” tour, at Club eX in the Shinagawa Prince Hotel.
The Shogun: One wagyu beef double cheeseburger to rule them all
Shogun Burger’s double cheeseburger will reign supreme for burger lovers in Japan.
Railway park and museum is just the ticket for train buffs visiting Nagoya, Japan
Much of Japan’s railway history can be seen up close at the SCMaglev and Railway Park Museum in Nagoya.
Makin’ noodles and catchin’ bugs: Leisure farm in Japan offers relaxing family fun
There are many wholesome activities at Komatsuzawa Leisure Farm in Saitama prefecture that should please the entire family.
Enjoy an American-style meal at Harry’s Sandwich Company in Tokyo
Harry’s Sandwich Company in Tokyo specializes in tasty, creative sandwich options with a San Francisco theme.
Find high-class shelter inside Nagoya Castle, a historic gem
Nagoya Castle, a national treasure located prominently in the city’s center, makes a lovely destination, even on a rainy day.
Lego, JR East are stamping up Tokyo to celebrate anniversaries in Japan
Lego lovers can collect stamps at Tokyo-area train stations in order to earn a minifigure and get comfortable riding the rail system.
This melt-in-your-mouth barbecue in Japan will keep you coming back for more
Midtown BBQ Steak and Smokehouse’s delicious menu items and cozy interior make the eatery a must-do whenever visiting Nagoya (or Tokyo, or Yokohama). Perhaps even more than once.
Only in Japan: Super Nintendo World offers a one-of-a-kind experience, until 2023
A unique, magical world based on the classic Super Mario World game franchise awaits at Universal Studios Japan.
Immerse yourself in ramen at a Japanese museum of the noodle
The Shin-Yokohama Ramen Museum is more than just a museum. It is a food-themed, three-floor indoor experience where guests can shop for vintage treats or make their own noodles.
Cat-like robot waiters take stress off staff at ‘Screaming Sushi’ in Japan
Since early June, Totoyamichi near Yokota Air Base has also been using wheeled robots to deliver food.
Build a fun day with the family at Legoland Japan Resort in Nagoya
One of 10 Legoland parks in the world, Legoland Japan has rides, food, exhibits for kids ages 0 to 99.
Show off your ‘Stranger Things’ fandom with socks, mini-towels from FamilyMart
Another wave of “Stranger Things” merchandise has rolled ashore in Japan with a limited line of merchandise at FamilyMart.
Gorge on ‘Stranger Things’ at pop-up cafe in Tokyo’s Shibuya district
“Stranger Things” mania continues unabated in Tokyo, where a pop-up cafe rooted in the popular Netflix show is open until Sept. 9.
Once overcrowded Kyoto now longs for foreign tourists in Japan
Once weary of hordes of foreign tourists crowding its narrow streets and ignoring etiquette, many in Japan’s ancient capital of Kyoto are longing for their return.
Summer is a vegan season at Starbucks in Japan
As of June 1, almost all Japanese Starbucks locations now carry five new vegan items — three main dishes and two desserts.