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Tokyo train station’s free luggage storage terminals will keep your stuff safe as you take a dump

System is quick and easy to use, <b>requires no payment or registration</b>.Much to the delight of travelers, <b>Japan’s public bathrooms</b> are clean and equipped …

Two Weeks in Japan: A Detailed Itinerary

During our two weeks in Japan we experienced as much as possible of what the country has to offer. From the neon lights of Tokyo to the wooden …

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Let's Visit A Japanese Supermarket! A Basic Guide | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

What Sorts of Supermarkets Are There in Japan?<p>If you go to supermarkets in other countries, you can learn various things about the lifestyles of the …

13 Things Every First-Timer Should Do When In Osaka

Osaka is the second largest city in Japan after Tokyo, and has made its way to almost every traveller’s bucket list. It is also affectionately known …

12 spots to frequent in Tokyo if you want to be a true local

Saying Tokyo is overwhelming to visit is a gross understatement. Searching for a decent happy place to unwind or simply enjoy a lazy afternoon can …

The Best Seafood Dives in Maryland

1 of 20<p>Old Salty’s Restaurant<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 20<p>Capsize<p>3 of 20<p>Phillips Seafood<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 20<p>Minnow<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 20<p>Chick and Ruth’s …

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9 Unforgettable Road Trips To Take In Maryland Before You Die

This trip takes you to seven of Maryland's most majestic waterfalls. These natural wonders are gorgeous year-round, but a trip in early spring offers …

Museum dedicated to woodcut artist Hokusai opens in Tokyo

TOKYO (AP) — A museum dedicated to Japanese woodblock print artist Katsushika Hokusai, creator of some of the most iconic art of the genre, opened …

Akihabara Travel Guide: Visit Japan's Electronics And Otaku Center! | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

Akihabara - The Heart of Otaku Culture<p>Located in the heart of Tokyo, the <b>Akihabara</b> district is one of the capital’s most popular tourist spots. Easily …

Osaka’s Best Outdoor Attractions → 3 Breathtaking Parks

For those with a love of the outdoors, despite being one of Japans largest and most densely populated cities, Osaka has a number of natural beauties …

Get a custom Cup Noodles made at Japanese museum of your dreams

When Kylie Jenner Snapchatted about her fancy instant ramen, the internet exploded.<p>So when a whole museum dedicated to Cup Noodles opens...we get …

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Grief, anger after 74 Pakistanis killed in hospital bomb

QUETTA, Pakistan (Reuters) - Pakistani mourners flocked to funerals on Tuesday for 74 victims, most of them lawyers, of the bombing of a hospital in the southwestern city of Quetta, and legal organizations staged a nationwide strike in protest.<p>Monday’s suicide bombing, which struck grief-stricken …

5 Day Trips in 5 States Near Washington, DC

Washington DC’s central location in the mid-Atlantic makes it a perfect jumping off point to many awesome day trips in Virginia, Maryland, …

15 Destinations Everyone In Maryland Needs to Visit This Summer

Whether you go for the beach, trails, or to see the wild ponies, this place is a coastal paradise.<br>For more information, the website is here.<p>So much …

Why You’ll Want to See a Baseball Game at Tokyo Dome, Even If You Aren’t a Baseball Fan! – Japan Info

If you were traveling to Japan, what would be on your list of things to experience? Today I would like to recommend adding a live baseball game at …

Food Shopping in Japan

Trip Index:<p>It is no secret that I love to eat. I’m not adventurous in the way of Andrew Zimmern, but I am open to trying foods or dishes that are …

Japan’s First Museum Dedicated to Miniature Architecture Models

Architectural models are an essential part of architecture and the city planning process – a concrete means by which the architect communicates and …

Japan's largest ferris wheel to open in Osaka featuring glass walls and floors and VIP carriages

With <b>spectacular views</b> both <b>day and night</b>, you’ll definitely want to <b>add this destination</b> to your itinerary for your next trip to Japan.<p>The country’s …

Japan’s Robot Restaurant Is a Futuristic Sensory Overload

Robotics and psychedelic lights electrify the Robot Restaurant in Shinjuki, Tokyo.<p>If any one country is truly synonymous with robotics, it is without a doubt Japan. Last year in the country’s Huis Ten Bosch theme park, the Henn-na (“Weird Hotel”) opened, billed as the first staffed entirely by …

MegaCube Super Small Arduino Mega Clone Unveiled (video)

Developers, makers and hobbyists that are searching for a small Arduino Mega clone to help create their next project or make an existing Arduino Mega …

At the kind request of a Nikon employee I recently visited the...

At the kind request of a Nikon employee I recently visited the company’s new Nikon Museum, located a short walk from Shinagawa station in Tokyo. The …

How To Explore Tokyo in 3 Days

<b>Nakano Broadway</b><br>If, during the 11 hour flight from San Francisco to Tokyo, you lose a day and pretty much your entire concept of calendared reality, …

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9 Great Breweries, Distilleries, and Wineries to Go to Right Now

Our <i>Washingtonian Recommends</i> lists bring you the best places to eat, drink, and be entertained—all selected by <i>Washingtonian</i> editors.<p>Washington has …

The Ultimate Pennsylvania Waterfalls Road Trip Is Here - And You'll Want To Do It

We're starting our trip at one of the more difficult locations to hike: Glen Onoko Falls, located near Weatherly. The path is gorgeous, but steep, so …

The world’s busiest train station is getting its own navigational app

With its hundreds of exits, dozens of train platforms, and millions of daily passengers rushing every which way, Tokyo’s Shinjuku station can confuse even local residents who use it on a regular basis. International visitors become easily lost or disoriented in what’s been ranked the world’s …

The 8 Wonders of the Japanese Convenient Store

A Beacon in the Night<p>Located on every block in urban areas (and every other block in rural ones), the Japanese convenience store is much more than a …

Tokyo Travel Guide | CNN Travel

So you want to feel an earthquake? Now you can<p>Sushi 101: Learn how to eat raw fish like a pro<p>Behind the scenes at Tokyo's Robot Restaurant<p>Where Tokyo's top bartender likes to drink and dine<p>5 Tokyo neighborhoods getting a lot of buzz<p>Top places to see Tokyo's fall colors<p>15 sights that make Tokyo so …

Six Great American Towns for Hard Cider

The gold-and-crimson autumnal kaleidoscope is upon us, and so is prime apple-picking season. When you’re elbow-deep in apples at the orchard, …