Big, traditional Japanese printing companies offer awesome quality printing at awesome (as in huge) prices. 30,000yen for a set of business cards is not unusual. This is exactly why they are getting slaughtered by low cost competitors. The ‘Lehman Shock’ (as it is known in Japan) also marked a big shift in the approach of [...]December 9, 2013 -
Café A-Z could write an alphabet on bringing the cool. This cafe and veritable fort papered with the art of Yoshitomo Nara’s pouty creations is sure to delight. It is a sort of clubhouse hangout on the fifth floor in Aoyama, with fantastic views from large windows as well as the café’s ample rooftop space. [...]December 6, 2013 -
From here on out, there are winter markets happening pretty much wherever there is space. Apparently, the Project Eat More Mushrooms people would like you to eat more mushrooms, especially on the first Saturday of each month, which they have designated “Eat More Mushrooms Day”. To push the point, there will be an Eat More Mushrooms [...]December 5, 2013 -
If you’re staying in Tokyo for a short time or living here long term, we’ve got some ideas to save money on a lot of those mundane tasks from how to recycling computers for free to finding the best supermarkets.