We Try The Koi Dance!

My girlfriend and I have been wanting to make more videos for everybody, so we decided to start with something fun. A dance! We are huge fans of the drama「逃げるは恥だが役に立つ」 Nigeru wa haji, a Japanese drama that was shown on TBS last year. One of the cool things about the drama was the awesome dance…

Cheap Food In Japan!

People always complain about how expensive food in Tokyo is, but it really isn’t! You have so many options for amazing food at a cheap price. So let’s take a look at some really inexpensive food. “KOMBINI” or CONVENIENCE STORES Everyone has heard about Japan’s convenience stores, and how truly convenient they really are. And…

Pikotaro Wants You To Use LEDs!

Pikotaro joined forces with Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike to get everyone to….change their light bulbs!? That’s right, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government started a campaign to encourage people to replace their incandescent light bulbs to energy-efficient LEDs. And it’s free! But a Pikotaro event wouldn’t be complete without a fun Pikotaro song, and this time Governor…

Cheap Places To Stay In Japan!

A comfortable place to stay can become the second biggest cost on your trip if you are not careful. The great news is that there are plenty of affordable options in Japan, whether you want to sleep in a traditional ryokan like a samurai or surrounded by flashing lights in Shibuya or Akihabara. HOSTELS Let’s…

Cheap Transportation In Japan!

So you’ve made it to Japan, and now you need to get to all of the cool, fun places in your schedule. Well, there are several “cheap” options for transportation in Japan, but it all depends on where you want to go and how far you want to travel. JR PASS For those that don’t…

Japanese Happy Bread!

People in Japan are going nuts over a new style of bread shaped like the letter “A”! Actually, they say its shaped like a “trapezoid,” and called “Tobibakopan” or vaulting box bread. It sells for 310 yen or $2.73 US Dollars. There is also another bread called “Shiawase no Kiroii Shokupan” or Happy Yellow Loaf.…