Tokyo Station

Did a daytrip up to Tokyo to visit a few friends. The return trip took me through Tokyo Station, so I had a quick look around, before catching the train home. Tokyo Station is an absolutely beautiful mix of modern and Meiji Era design. As I’ve stated before, in my earlier posts about architecture, I […]

I fits, I sits

Since I’ve been in Tokyo for almost a month on business, I’ve visited a few cat cafes. At one in Shinjuku, I met this lovely fur-child. This fun-baby’s favorite spot is next to the sinks. Every time I have ever gone to this particular establishment, this cat has been in almost the same exact spot.

More Kamata

After work I decided to do a bit more exploring. During work, I can only see a bit from the window in the staff room, or experience a tiny fraction of it when I go out for lunch. At night, everything is lit up beautifully. I found that this extends about three blocks from the […]

Akihabara at Night

I decided to explore a bit of Akihabara last night, for a lack of anything else to do. I popped into a few archades, walked through the streets, and looked though a couple of stores. It was really crowded and there were a ton of people trying to drum up business for various cafes and […]

More Tokyo

I was thinking about visiting Tokyo over the weekend to go to a convention, since an actor I came to Japan. But in the end I decided it would be too expensive, too hot, and way to crowded for my tastes. As I get older I find myself getting worse and worse whe it comes […]