AKIHABARA

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Answered 4 months ago

Is Akihabara worth visiting? *Looking for any and all answers/opinions from locals and pre-visitors. :)

Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

Akihabara is very fun area if you like anime or video games. There are hundreds of second hand video games and anime DVD stores, so local people mostly enjoy shopping for those stuffs. A friend of mine who came from Canada said she is going to look for specific video game software in Akihabara. T...

Answered 7 months ago

what to do in akihabara?

Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

If you like anime related stuffs, head to Animate. They have multiple floors filled with anime related products! Just looking at cute figures is a fun time for me :)I heard many people like to shop at DONKI store. There is also a famous maid cafe called "@home cafe" in the building of DONKI. 

Answered 7 months ago

what to do in akihabara?

Matt Watson Matt Watson, Living in Japan

Buy Electronic components. Buy computer parts. Buy LED lights. Buy a charger for a 30 year old laptop. Buy headphones. Geek out on Anime things. Buy anime related stuff. Buy used cameras. Go to a maid cafe.There is also a nice temple called Kanda Myojin. You can buy a protective sticker for your ...

Answered 7 months ago

Best maid cafe in Akihabara?

leo leo, Living in Japan

Pinafoa(http://pinafore.jp) is also famous as it was appeared in the movie ”Densya Otoko” . It's also an old shop which is 10years old. The budget is 2000yen to stay 1 hour.

Answered 9 months ago

nightlife in akihabara

Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

Many maid cafes are open until night so having dinner at a maid cafe would be an Akihabara-like experience.Another interesting place where you can experience "Moe" and "Otaku" culture would be "train Izakaya", railway Izakaya Little TGV.http://www.littletgv.com/The staffs wear costumes inspired b...

Answered 10 months ago

What are the best things to do in Akihabara

kunoichi kunoichi, Living in Japan

There was a videogame cafe I found on the other day. At that cafe, people gather and play video games together, such as Monster Hunter series. If you are a video gamer, might be a fun place to interact with local geeks :DI went to the Animate building before and found lots of figures. It was just...

Answered 10 months ago

What are the best things to do in Akihabara

Sosuke Kimura Sosuke Kimura, Living in Japan

My recommendation are: 1. Shopping (Electronics and Anime/Manga/Game items) 2. Maid cafe (Other uniq cafe. ex Vampire cafe) If you want to get lunch or dinner, I recommend to go Ueno or Kanda area near by Akihabara.P.S.If you like sub cultures of Japan, Akihabara is good. But you are not, ...

Answered 11 months ago

What foods should I try in Akihabara

Sosuke Kimura Sosuke Kimura, Living in Japan

There are ramen, curry that fast food restaurants so many at Akihabara more than other area.Maid cafe or Train cafe, etc, are unique in Akihabara. The cafes offer meal, it maybe  interesting to experience their food but I don't know the taste.... My recommendation is Kanda or Ueno area near Ak...

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