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  • Zoushigaya Handicraft Market (April)

    Sun Apr 20, 2014
    This handicraft market runs once a month at Kishimojindo shrine, selling everything from pottery and woodcrafts to bags and ... More details
  • Eatbeat

    Sun Apr 20, 2014
    Musician Henlywork and food writer Yusuke Hotta combine music and cooking for a performance that should excite all five senses. ... More details
  • Japan Rum Connection

    Sun Apr 20, 2014
    Arr, matey! The Japan Rum Association (a very prestigious organisation, we're sure) puts on quite a show at Shibuya's Vision: ... More details
  • Japan Hobby Show 2014

    Thu Apr 24 - Sat Apr 26, 2014
    Here's one for all you do-it-yourselfers: the largest handicraft and hobby fair in Asia is back, and features everything from a ... More details
  • Tokyo Art & Antiques

    Thu Apr 24 - Sat Apr 26, 2014
    Over 70 galleries and art shops in the Kyobashi-Nihonbashi area, well known as for its impressive concentration of art ... More details
  • Art Theatre Guild: Avantgarde Movies

    Until Sat Apr 26, 2014
    Film buffs will appreciate this chance to catch rare avantgarde movies produced by the renowned Art Theatre Guild (ATG), a ... More details
  • OL Killer vol.2 

    Fri Apr 25, 2014
    Three-man DJ unit OL Killer's first party at Shibuya's Vision was enough of a success to merit a follow-up, and we certainly ... More details
  • Japan Hobby Show 2014

    Thu Apr 24 - Sat Apr 26, 2014
    Here's one for all you do-it-yourselfers: the largest handicraft and hobby fair in Asia is back, and features everything from a ... More details
  • Tokyo Art & Antiques

    Thu Apr 24 - Sat Apr 26, 2014
    Over 70 galleries and art shops in the Kyobashi-Nihonbashi area, well known as for its impressive concentration of art ... More details
  • We Love Pampa

    Sat Apr 26, 2014
    Toshiya Kawasaki's house and disco label Mule Musiq continues its 10th anniversary celebration together with artists from ... More details
  • Japan Hobby Show 2014

    Thu Apr 24 - Sat Apr 26, 2014
    Here's one for all you do-it-yourselfers: the largest handicraft and hobby fair in Asia is back, and features everything from a ... More details
  • Tokyo Art & Antiques

    Thu Apr 24 - Sat Apr 26, 2014
    Over 70 galleries and art shops in the Kyobashi-Nihonbashi area, well known as for its impressive concentration of art ... More details

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Top 20 vintage stores

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Restaurants & Cafés

Food Nations Meat Fes

Now here's a Golden Week event for every carnivore out there: restaurants from both Japan and ...

Burger Mania, Hiroo

The patties are 100% Japanese beef, but the atmosphere is pure California at this sister shop ...

Tokyo’s top beer gardens

Cocktails, wine and craft beer that you can sip in the sun

Shopping & Style

Hotel Japan

You won't be able to stay the night at this intriguing Gaienmae spot, but the hospitality and ...

Jun Okamoto Daikanyama Store

The best place to indulge in Jun Okamoto’s poetic world of ‘innocent colours and feminine ...

Nail art for otaku

An Akihabara beauty salon turns your nails into anime masterpieces

Art & Culture

Tetsuya Ishida - Notes, Evidence of Dreams

Famous for his mocking portrayals of the identity and role of people in modern society, the ...

Roppongi Art Night 2014

It's the time of the year again when Roppongi stays awake for a night-long celebration of art. ...

Shooting the Yakuza

Anton Kusters spent two months photographing the yakuza. He tells Kyoichi Tsuzuki about the ...

Travel

Dive into the Philippines

The Philippines is one of the most affordable southeast Asian countries to travel to from ...

10 things to do in Fukuoka

A relaxed getaway for harried Tokyoites

Visiting Kamikochi

Escaping Tokyo? Simply head for the hills

Major attractions

Robot Restaurant
Restaurants & Cafés

Bikini-clad babes battle with giant ’borgs in this bizarre stage show

Daikanyama T-Site
Shops

In a perfect world, all bookshops would be like this

R2 Supperclub
Restaurants & Cafés

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Sanrio Puroland
Museums & Attractions

How much Hello Kitty can you handle? There’s only one way to find out

Ghibli Museum
Art

The anime haven offers a tasteful alternative to Disneyland

Todoroki Valley
Around Town

Find solace amidst a prime slab of greenery in Setagaya Ward

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