Answered almost 2 years 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 about 2 years ago

What food should I try in Tokyo?

kunoichi kunoichi, Living in Japan

You should try some traditional Edo-style food. Edo is the old name of the city Tokyo. Traditional Edo-style food are for example: Dojo-nabe (loaches hotpot), monjayaki, Negima Nabe (fat tuna and green onion hotpot), Chanko-Nabe (sumo wrestler's food), Fukagawa Meshi (clam rice), sukiyaki, tendon...

Answered about 2 years ago

Where is the best arcade in Tokyo?

Norman Norman, Lived in Japan

There are so many arcades in Tokyo! Basically, they are similar and you can feel the 50's from the buildings and antique design. Asakusa Shin-Nakamise (浅草 新仲見世商店街)  could be fun to visit! In addition, it's not completely "arcade", but I would recommend visiting Ameya-Yokocho (アメ横). It's not like ...

Answered about 2 years ago

What food should I try in Tokyo?

leo leo, Living in Japan

You should difinetely try Sushi. I guess you can taste not so bad sushi in any suhi restaurants in Tokyo. In case you don't prefer low fish, some sushi restrants rerve sushi with cooked food.

Answered about 2 years ago

best area for gamers in tokyo

Norman Norman, Lived in Japan

Akihabara is the right place for you! Akihabara is the heart and center of the gamer in the world. There are so many cafes that are related to the anime and games, such as Gundam Cafe, Final Fantasy Cafe, Square Enix Cafe... If you are visiting Akihabara, these cafes are necessary to visit! Besid...