One of the great things about Japan is that there are so many cheap ways to have a really great time! Tokyo has a bad reputation for being a very expensive city, but it actually has more free things to do than any other city in Japan. Hopefully, the following information will help you find some of these cheap options. Here we go: First the … Continue reading Cheap Entertainment In Japan!
It’s no secret that Japan has a lot of temples and shrines, and it’s also no secret that Japan has a thing for neko (cats). So it makes sense that Japan would have a cat temple and a cat shrine, because what is better than one holy cat place–two of course. But today we will not be speaking about the Gotokuji Buddhist Temple in the … Continue reading Imado Jinja In Tokyo, Japan! Home of Maneki-Neko And A Matchmaking Shrine!
Another place we talked about in our Cheap Entertainment In Japan! is the famous Yoyogi Park, which has many free things for visitors to do. For everyone looking to travel to this cool area, here are the top 10 things you should do in Yoyogi Park. 1. See Some Street Performers On most days, but especially on the weekends, you can find all types of street performers … Continue reading Top 10 Things To Do In Yoyogi Park!
As we wrote in our previous article Cheap Entertainment In Japan! , one of the free things to do in Tokyo, Japan is to checkout Harajuku. Harajuku is the area around Harajuku station, which encompasses many shops, restaurants, and sight-seeing areas. Most people know it for having some of the newest/craziest fashions, and being a center for the “kawaii-style.” Well, here is a list of the top … Continue reading Top 10 Things To Do In Harajuku!
Hey everyone, Another place that we mention in our Cheap Entertainment In Japan! is the very popular Odaiba, which hosts many of the large music and anime events in Tokyo, Japan. But there are tons of things to do in Odaiba, and here is our list of Top 10 Things you should do in Odaiba! 1. Join Forces With A Real Gundam Head to DiverCity Plaza and … Continue reading Top 10 Things To Do In Odaiba!
Sengaku-Ji is Buddhist temple located in the Takanawa neighborhood of Minato-ku in Tokyo, Japan. This temple is not always on people’s list of things to see in Tokyo, but we think it really should be. And here is why. First, a little background as to why this temple is so important. Let me tell you a brief story about Samurai. The Ako Incident So back … Continue reading Sengaku-Ji Temple!
Hello everyone! As we close out this year, we wanted to tell you about some of the great things we did this fall. One of the coolest things we got to do was visit the amazing MORI Building Digital Art Museum in Tokyo, Japan! For those of you that aren’t familiar with it, the MORI Digital Art Museum is the world’s first digital art … Continue reading MORI Building Digital Art Museum!
Some of you already know that Japan is the mecca for all things anime, manga, cosplay, and maid café. And yes, video games too. But why just play a game when you can jump into one…like Mario Kart! Here is a video of some people Mario Karting: Yes, you can travel around Tokyo in your very own Mario Kart thanks to MariCar, a company that … Continue reading Real Life Mario Kart in Japan!
The Tsukiji Market (築地市場 Tsukiji shijō), is the world-famous fish market that is on everyone’s list of “must-dos” in Tokyo, Japan. Tsukiji Market is the world’s biggest wholesale fish and seafood market, and also has a large wholesale area for fruits and vegetables too. We have visited Tsukiji Market, and you can too in this week’s Monday Morning Trip to Tsukiji Market! Here is JapanSauce.Net’s two minute travel … Continue reading Tsukiji Market
This week’s Monday Morning Trip is to Asakusa and Senso-ji! Asakusa (浅草) is an area in Tokyo, Japan, where much of the old-Tokyo can still be seen. Asakusa can be found in every guide book about Japan, as it is the home to Senso-ji, the oldest temple in Tokyo. The Asakusa area was heavily damaged during World War II, but was rebuilt after the war. Long ago, … Continue reading Asakusa