Alberto Mendoza

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This Japanese Popsicle Flavor Could Be Delicious, If Unexpected

If you’re a fan of Japanese snacks, you’ve no doubt tried some very, well, interesting flavors of normal items, like a corn puff that tastes like …

Sega Opens VR Entertainment Center in Tokyo's Akihabara on May 31

"First VR attraction facility in Japan" will be on Club Sega Akihabara Shinkan's 6th floor<p>Sega announced on its official Twitter account on Monday …

Shimo-Kitazawa at Night.

<b>Shimo-Kitazawa at Night.</b> Tokyo, Japan. By Michael Hernandez.<p><i>JPGs</i> <i>is a photo peek into wherever gamers might find interesting. If you’re a photographer</i> …

Niku Yokocho: a Meat Lover's Paradise in Shibuya

Shibuya. The name brings to mind the statue of a famously faithful dog and the controlled chaos of the “scramble” crossing. What you might not know …

Japan

32 Recommended Luxury Hotels in Tokyo You Should Stay at in 2018! – Japan Info

Japan attracted almost 20 million tourists in 2016 and with the upcoming 2020 Tokyo (東京) Olympics, that number is only expected to increase. Tokyo, …

Watch: This melancholic egg yolk named Gudetama has taken Japan by storm

This cultural phenomenon utters catchphrases like “Too lazy,” “I can't” and “meh”.<p>Gudetama is an egg-yolk with arms and legs and a little butt that …

Tokyo Brings Its Weirdest And Wildest Cars Into This Parking Garage

Read any travel guide to Tokyo and they’ll say the same thing: make a trip to Akihabara. Known as Tokyo’s “electric city,” Akihabara is …

The 100+ Year Old Wisteria at Japan’s Ashikaga Flower Park is Incredible

Photograph by Manish Prabhune At the Ashikaga Flower Park you will find one of the most beautiful giant wisterias in the world. Located about 100 km …

Japan

Three reasons you should go to Kyoto right now

There’s never a bad time to visit <b>Japan’s former capital</b>, but <b>May is an especially good time</b>.<p><b>Kyoto</b> is one of the most popular travel destinations in …

Hugh Jackman speaks Japanese, pulls up next to Mario Kart drivers on the road during Japan visit

From the look of these videos he shot, <b>Wolverine is in love with Japan</b>.<p>Like in any country, a film premiere in Japan is a rare opportunity for fans to</b> …

How Starbucks Uses BIM and VR to Bring Local Spirit to its Japan Locations

<i>This article was originally published on Autodesk's Redshift publication as "Starbucks Japan Pursues a Local Flair Through Design in BIM and VR."</i><p>It’s …

The Japanese Artist Behind the Iconic Great Wave

From sublime waterfalls to erotic courtesans, we examine the extraordinary work of Hokusai, unveiled in a new London show today<p><b>Who?</b> Possibly the …

Ainokura Village.

<b>Ainokura Village.</b> Toyama Prefecture, Japan. By Santiago Torres.<p><i>JPGs</i> <i>is a photo peek into wherever gamers might find interesting. If you’re a</i> …

Harajuku Boutique for Emerging Designers Grows Its Influence

Wall, located on the ground floor of Laforet, has become a blue-chip stockist for emerging Tokyo designers.<p>Harajuku boutique Wall is bolstering …

Fujiwara Clan

The Fujiwara clan (<i>Fujiwara-shi</i>) was a powerful extended family group which dominated all areas of Japanese government during the Heian Period …

Shinjuku Station - A Beginner's Guide | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

Many travelers find themselves lost on their first visit to <b>Shinjuku Station</b>. Many learn a lesson about the relentless pace of Tokyo here, at one of …

Trunk (Hotel), Tokyo, Japan

Considering its creative credentials, Tokyo is surprisingly lacking in design hotels. The tide may turn, however, with the arrival of Trunk (Hotel), which has just opened its doors in the Shibuya district.<p>Expanses of recycled woods, tiered balconies and aromatic herb gardens set a contemporary tone …

Byodo-in

Byodo-in is a Buddhist temple complex at Uji, south of Kyoto, which was founded in 1052 CE by the important court official and regent Fujiwara no …

Cheap and Unique - Tokyo's Top 10 Guesthouses to Stay At

Guesthouses; the fun, cheap version of hotels, preferred by all kinds of adventurers and travelers. Naturally, the hip metropolis of Tokyo does have …

Bicycle Rentals at tokyobike

Located less than a 10 minute walk from both JR Nippori and Metro Sendagi Stations, <b>tokyobike</b> offers trendy rental bicycles so you can explore more of …

This Japanese spa lets you swim in a pool of red wine

The Yunessun Spa Resort of Hakone, Japan offers the stuff of dreams. By that, we obviously mean a giant outdoor pool filled with Merlot.