Akihabara – Tokyo’s Electric & Anime District

A video from 2012 that shows various aspects of Tokyo’s Akihabara district. The place is famous for anime culture and it’s also a centre for electronic goods.

AKihabara Tokyo electric and anime district

Source: Ohayuni71 on Youtube

Tokyo-Shibuya Cityscape

Nice photo of Tokyo’s Shibuya from an interesting viewpoint. The area is a famous fashion center especially for youngsters in Japan. You can also spot the Shibuya 109, an iconic department store in Tokyo, in the middle of the picture.

Tokyo Shibuya cityscape

Click image for full size (1600×1067). Credit: Hideya Hamano (Flickr).

World Order – Have A Nice Day Music Video

Music video for Have A Nice Day by techno-pop group World Order. Shot in Tokyo’s Akihabara Electric Town and featured girl group AKB48. Released March 2014.

Official website: World Order, with some English.

Tokyo Cityscape – Megapolis Twilight

Late evening as seen from World Trade Center in Tokyo. The 40-storey building was Japan’s tallest skyscraper upon its completion in 1970.

Tokyo Cityscape Megapolis Twilight

In view is the Tokyo Tower, a famous landmark in the city.

Source: DisquietLight (Tumblr)

Hello Kitty, Hello Curry

Cute window sticker at a curry restaurant in Tokyo’s Hachioji City. Couldn’t find any details about this place, so it’s probably a pop up cafe.

Hello Kitty curry restaurant Tokyo

Hello Kitty is one of the biggest pop culture products of Japan. It also linked up with many businesses.

Source: Tokyobling