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What to do in Tokyo in October

October is an excellent month to visit Tokyo. I rate October as one of the best months to visit Tokyo. The weather is really good, with bright sunny days, very little rain fall and the temperature is still warm to

Posted in Feature article, Ginza, Japan, Roppongi, Shinjuku, Tokyo

What To Do In Tokyo in September

Tokyo Beer Gardens in September

September is a great time of year to visit Tokyo. September is the first month of Autumn, the peak of the hot summer days are over but it is still nice and warm in Tokyo to get out and about

Posted in Feature article, Ginza, Japan, Roppongi, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Where to withdraw cash from Tokyo ATM machines

ATM Cash Machines in Tokyo 7 Eleven Stores

It is now easier than ever to withdraw cash from an ATM cash machine in Tokyo using a foreign issued credit or debit card. It used to be so difficult to find an ATM in Tokyo which accepted foreign issued

Posted in Feature article, Ginza, Japan, Roppongi, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Bird Land – Michelin Star Yakitori Restaurant in Tokyo

Bird Land Yakitori Restaurant

Bird Land is a famous Yakitori (chicken skewer) restaurant in the heart of Gina, Tokyo’s fashion shopping district. Bird Land was awarded a Michelin Star around 5 years ago as they serve up some of the best chicken Yakitori in

Posted in Food, Ginza, Japan, Japanese, Tokyo

Sushi Jiro – The best sushi in Tokyo but leave your camera at home

Sushi Jiro is a 2 Michelin Star sushi restaurant in Ginza Tokyo. For just over US$300, the master Sushi chef Jiro serves up the best sushi in Japan. He takes his sushi seriously, so serious that he has a policy

Posted in Food, Ginza, Japan, Japanese, sushi, Tokyo

Raj Mahal Indian Restaurant Ginza Tokyo

Raj Mahal Indian Restaurant Tokyo

Raj Mahal Indian Restaurant is located in the main shopping district of Ginza Tokyo. A traditional Indian restaurant with a traditional Indian tandoor oven to cook up some delicious tandoori dishes and naan breads. The kitchen at Raj Mahal has

Posted in Food, Ginza, Indian, Japan, Tokyo

Best Shanghai Soup Dumplings in Tokyo – Paradise Dynasty Restaurant Ginza

Shanghai Soup Dumplings at Paradise Dynasty Restaurant Tokyo

I love Shanghai Dumplings (Xiao Long Bao) so I was pleasantly surprised to find Paradise Dynasty Restaurant in Ginza on my last visit to Tokyo. A famous Chinese restaurant from Singapore, Paradise Dynasty restaurant specializes in Shanghai Soup Dumplings. Some

Posted in Asian, Chinese, Food, Ginza, Tokyo

Tempura Kondo Restaurant Ginza Tokyo

Tempura Kondo Restaurant Ginza Tokyo

Tempura Kondo Restaurant is a Michelin star restaurant located in the heart of Ginza, the high end fashion area of Tokyo Japan. Infact Kondo restaurant has been awarded 2 stars for the last few years, making it the best Tempura

Posted in Food, Ginza, Japan, Japanese, Tokyo