The number of crows in Tokyo have been cut in half. Read more here.
Author Archive | Michael Henry
“Tokyo art lovers are suffering from déjà vu all over again, with the city’s leading contemporary art galleries changing their addresses and moving into a new neighborhood, just like they did several years ago. All these relocations can be an annoyance, but it does provide an excuse to throw a huge party.” Read more about […]
A Reuters article asks is Tokyo really that expensive compared to other cities such as London and New York. I have kind of had this impression for a while. Japan has seen years of depreciation and there are always some good bargains around if you go looking for them. The surveys which the English press […]
Denboin-dori, in Asakusa has been remodelled to look like a traditional Edo-period street. The recreated street gives another reason to visit the popular tourist site. Read more here.
Find out how you can get a free hair cut in Tokyo by reading our latest artice from our Tokyo Essentials reporters: That’s A Pretty Nice Haircut
Read more: Mandarin Oriental Hotel opens in Tokyo
The international premiere of the new movie “Sayuri” was just held in Tokyo. The movie is based on the best selling book, “Memoirs Of A Geisha”. Read more here: Tokyo holds premiere of Geisha film I am looking forward to seeing the movie soon.
I went to this restaurant last night in Azabu Juban. It is a very popular place. We managed to get a table on the terrace. The curry, Chinese brocolli and rotti were are all great. Bento have a review of the place here
I got a nice picture of her at around the 15 km mark – she is wearing the sun glasses.
The Tokyo Women’s marathon is being held today. Naoko Takahashi, the gold medalist at the 2000 Sydney Olympics will be running. Course Map