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Fukui cafe targets air gun fans

National Jan 18, 2016

Fukui cafe targets air gun fans

A cafe in Fukui Prefecture that allows customers to shoot airsoft guns is becoming increasingly popular with women. Out of 2,000 members at Shooting Cafe Rock On, roughly 30 percent are female, with many visitors apparently getting hooked on the toy guns and purchasing them. Inside ...

Cat cafes are catching on in Britain

National Feb 25, 2015

Cat cafes are catching on in Britain

by Rhyannon Bartlett-Imadegawa

Inspired by similar establishments in Japan but with an added English flair, London's first cat cafe is doing a roaring trade providing traditional afternoon tea in feline company. Since opening last March, the cafe has been fully booked almost every day, and similar independent businesses ...