Vintage ventures in Tabata Ginza

| Aug 27, 2016

Vintage ventures in Tabata Ginza

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The midday sky swirls with typhoon clouds as I set off to explore a little shopping area known as Tabata Ginza in Tokyo’s Kita Ward. I’m thrilled to be in the charismatic company of a third-generation rakugoka (traditional storyteller) who lives nearby. I met ...

Aug 24, 2016

Japan beats Texas in LLWS consolation game

Ryota Endo allowed just four hits and one earned run in five innings and had one RBI to help Tokyo beat San Antonio, Texas, 6-1 on Tuesday in a consolation game of the Little League World Series. Japan had the bases loaded with two ...

Wise Owl Hostels Tokyo

Aug 10, 2016

Wise Owl Hostels Tokyo

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“What you need is a mediocre amount of sleep. It should be a good, short sleep from an exhausting, enriched experience. No time for sleep. Experience Tokyo.” This is part of the motto for Wise Owl Hostels Tokyo which opened last month in Hatchobori, ...