My 5: The Kill Bill Restaurant (Gonpachi Nishiazabu), Tokyo

Kill Bill Restaurant Gonpachi Nishiazabu Tokyo

Reading from China? This My 5 contains YouTube videos, which can only be viewed with a VPN! 1. February 2019. Boy oh boy do I love myself a solid movie location when I’m on the road exploring new places. Like most movie buffs I’m a huge fan of director Quentin Tarantino and when I heard […]

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My 5: Ninja Akasaka Restaurant, Tokyo.

Ninja Restaurant Tokyo Ninja Akasaka Tokyo

Reading from China? This My 5 contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! 1. February 2019. Of all the amazing themed cafes, bars and restaurants Wonderboy and I were lucky enough to visit throughout our Tokyo adventures, for me the big, shiny bejeweled crown goes to the amazing Ninja Akasaka, […]

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My 5: Gran Gourmet Sushi – Kitchen Street, Tokyo Station City.

Gran Gourmet Sushi Kitchen Street Tokyo Station

Reading from China? This My 5 contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! 1. February 2019. Lordy lordy had I been looking forward to a proper sushi feast in Tokyo! After a couple of false starts it was finally time to get some of that good stuff as Wonderboy, Rich […]

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My 5: Tokyo Station, Japan.

Exterior Tokyo Station

Reading from China? This My 5 contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! 1. February 2019. Lo and behold the gorgeous red brick façade of Tokyo Station, the Japanese capital’s colossal, three-storey railway hub! Located in the heart of the city’s bustling Marunouchi business district, the station dates back to […]

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My 5: Blue Garden Restaurant – Harajuku, Tokyo.

Blue Garden Restaurant Brahms Path Harajuku Tokyo

1. February 2019. Wonderboy and I were delighted to have escaped the obnoxious crowds on Tokyo’s manic shopping zone Takeshita Street. Having fought our way onto the parallel-running peacefulness of Brahms Path, we began actively seeking out a good spot for lunch. I wanted somewhere quiet, a place to kick back for a bit and […]

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My 5: Pepper Lunch Beefsteak – Akihabara, Tokyo.

Pepper Lunch beefsteak restaurant Akihabara Tokyo

1. February 2019. It was early evening in Tokyo’s Akihabara Electric Town and Wonderboy and I were starving! Just about the only thing we hadn’t planned out that day was a place to eat, so we wandered about for a bit pontificating on the many options. The city’s infinite delights had been relentless on our […]

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My 5: Cafe Tomorrow Asakusa, Tokyo

Cafe Tomorrow Asakusa Tokyo

1. February 2019. I like to think that I never wasted a breakfast in Tokyo. Over half of my morning feeds came at the city’s amazing themed cafes, bars and restaurants. And while the remaining mornings were certainly a lot less sedate than dancing monsters and moon-born maids, I still wanted to seek out the […]

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