11
Dec
Universal Studios Japan are always bringing out new attractions for the people, from Attack On Titan, Harry Potter and heaps more eye opening experiences. Now they're going to be releasing a series of attractions based on the hugely popular manga, Detective Conan. In fact, there's three attractions coming to the theme park. One of them is an escape room called “Meitantei Conan the Escape ~Zero no...
29
Apr
Anyone who's ever gone to Japan and loves Pokemon would have checked out one of the many Pokemon Centres littered around the place. You can find some really cool exclusives in there plus they're just really cute to visit as well.  There's news of a new Pokemon Centre opening in Tokyo conveniently located in the middle of a relatively new attraction, the Tokyo Skytree. I'm...
29
Apr
Just when you thought Tokyo Disneyland couldn't get any bigger or better, reports are emerging that the House of Mickey will be receiving a few new attractions. The new features will be spread across both theme parks, Disneyland and Disney Sea. The new attractions coming are based around animated feature classic, Beauty and the Beast and a more modern fare, Big Hero 6. The Beauty...
13
Feb
Studio Ghibli is a much loved animation studio cranking out such beautiful classics as My Neighbour Totoro, Howl's Moving Castle and the Academy Award winning, Spirited Away. If you happen to visit Japan, then a visit to the Studio Ghibli Museum is a must. You'll be able to see exclusive artwork and other treasures that normally aren't seen outside of Japan. And then of course,...
18
Feb
Tashiro-jima is a small island off the mainland of Japan in Ishinomaki City, Miyagi Prefecture. It doesn't have a large population, consisting of approximately 100 which is down from the 1000 that inhabited the island during the 50's. One of the reasons the island is well known is for its other name - Cat Island. Tashiro-jima happens to have a large number of felines that...
17
Feb
The blogger with the amazing visual skills, darwinfish, is at it again. This time he's applied his awesome time lapse photography skills to the port city of Yokohama. He's gone to the 3rd tallest building in town, set up his camera and watches the magic unfurl. For the info buffs, the 3rd tallest building is the Yokohama Landmark Tower while Yokohama itself is the 2nd largest...
13
Feb
Following the fairly severe snowstorms Japan has experiencing lately, videographer, darwinfish, has been out to the Odaiba Island precinct to see how the 1:1 scale model of the Gundam has been doing. Filmed in his usual time lapse photography, the statue looks quite stunning and striking against the bleak backdrop of the pristine white snow.
Google have posted what viewers have been going to on Google Street View and maybe not surprisingly, Japan has cleaned out the nine most visited list of places. In fact, out of the top 9 spots, Japan has claimed 7 of them. Let's have a look at how it breaks down. 9. Yufuin Town (Japan)   8. View of the Marina Bay Sands from Fullerton Heritage Promenade (Singapore)  ...