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Help my Japan!

Looking for some advice on how to cope with long-standing psychological issues - except...I'm studying in Tokyo for the next month, which adds some unique twists. [more inside]
posted by Griffinlb on May 26, 2009 - 8 answers

Hotel or Ryokan (or both) in Tokyo for four nights in July?

Hotel or Ryokan (or both) in Tokyo for four nights in July? Which is it? [more inside]
posted by dubitable on May 10, 2009 - 17 answers


Tokyo, NHL hockey, and nightlife. [more inside]
posted by zephyr_words on Apr 15, 2009 - 5 answers

How unpleasantly hot and humid is Japan's rainy season, and what can I do to prepare?

How unpleasantly hot and humid is Japan's rainy season, and what can I do to prepare? [more inside]
posted by Kirn on Mar 4, 2009 - 14 answers

Fat man flying to Japan

If given the choice to fly coach from Boston to Tokyo (Narita), which of the following airlines would you choose and why: Continental, Delta, American, JAL or ANA. FYI, i'm 300 pounds and 6'1. Legroom is a primary concern, but any tips appreciated. [more inside]
posted by quibx on Feb 24, 2009 - 22 answers

Ttickets to see a live taping of a Japanese game show

How do I get tickets to see a live taping of a Japanese game show? My husband and I will be in Tokyo in April. The stranger the show and its premise, the better.
posted by babysingsing on Feb 5, 2009 - 5 answers

Tokyo sublets?

Looking to sublet my apartment in Tokyo at short notice. Are there any good resources (websites or otherwise) tailored to short term rentals in Tokyo? [more inside]
posted by rsk on Jan 19, 2009 - 2 answers

Obama Inauguration events in Tokyo?

Obama Inauguration events in Tokyo? [more inside]
posted by malaprohibita on Jan 12, 2009 - 4 answers

Help me travel SE Asia as cheaply and amazingly as possible, please

So I'm going to be going over to SE Asia for the first time in a couple weeks and I'd love some advice on where to go and what to do... [more inside]
posted by saul wright on Dec 15, 2008 - 11 answers

Yoshida & Co. retailer in NYC?

Where can I buy Yoshida & Co. Porter bags in New York City?
posted by davidriley on Dec 7, 2008 - 2 answers

Find wooden Rocky in Tokyo and save Santa's reputation

Can anyone suggest a specialist "Thomas the Tank Engine" store in Tokyo, which has an extensive range of Wooden Thomas toys? Hopefully one stocking the Wooden Thomas "Rocky". [more inside]
posted by manyon on Dec 7, 2008 - 4 answers

Do you know any nifty places to shop in Tokyo? Bonus points for places that sell fabric!

I'm looking for interesting places to shop in Tokyo. I'm specifically interested in any 'only in Japan' shopping experiences, but I'd also really love suggestions for great fabric stores. Suggestions for Nagoya, Hiroshima and Shizuoka are also welcome. [more inside]
posted by Alison on Oct 22, 2008 - 11 answers

Recording studio in Tokyo

I am in NYC, how can I find, in Tokyo ("near the Palace"), a recording studio that can record an interview between two people and send me the file? And an ISDN line connection would also be ideal.
posted by Duck_Lips on Oct 8, 2008 - 4 answers

Timbuk2, Tokyo

Where can I buy one of those Timbuk2 laptop messenger bags in Japan? [more inside]
posted by theyexpectresults on Aug 31, 2008 - 9 answers

Should I travel to Japan or Thailand in January?

Should I spend two weeks in January in Japan or Thailand? [more inside]
posted by Dasein on Aug 28, 2008 - 12 answers

The MeFi take on Tokyo.

I'm moving to Tokyo for 3 months. What should I know (and bring) that they don't tell you in the books? [more inside]
posted by Around Tokyo on Aug 5, 2008 - 19 answers

Highlighting Tokyo

Tokyo for a week in mid-September. What must I see and/or do? [more inside]
posted by gnutron on Jul 29, 2008 - 6 answers

Can I change the flight of entry into Japan, after obtaining the visa?

Does anyone here know what documents, besides your passport and visa, are needed at the border entry into Japan? [more inside]
posted by Masi on Jul 13, 2008 - 9 answers

Business outfits for Tokyo's summer

I'll visit Tokyo in late August to attend a training course. Business attire is recommended. Help! [more inside]
posted by clearlydemon on Jul 11, 2008 - 6 answers

Rising sun rock and roll?

Tokyo Damage Report's list of shows and venues has sold me on going to see bands play while I'm in Japan, are there any resources like this for cities besides Tokyo? [more inside]
posted by soma lkzx on Jul 6, 2008 - 6 answers

Place to stay in Kyoto and must see sights?

Planning a trip to Tokyo/Kyoto towards the end of May and I'm looking for suggestions for great places to stay for two nights in Kyoto (inexpensive to moderately priced) as well as don't miss sights/restaurants in Tokyo and Kyoto. We will be there for about two weeks.
posted by mhaw on Apr 22, 2008 - 21 answers

Darkrooms in Tokyo?

Darkrooms in Tokyo? [more inside]
posted by Taksi Putra on Apr 13, 2008 - 2 answers

A tale of two cities?

Bookfilter: I'm chasing books, stories, novels that prominently feature either Tokyo or Vancouver as settings. Please no Lonely Planet / Pilot Guides... [more inside]
posted by lych on Mar 23, 2008 - 20 answers

What is Showa Day like in Tokyo?

I'm planning a trip to Tokyo mid-April and I'll be flying back to LHR on Apr 29th, which is Showa Day and the beginning of the Golden Week.
I'm told Narita is best avoided on that day, so I'm wondering if it's better to fly back a day earlier or, alternatively, a day later to make the most of any Showa day festivals.
Are there any festivals going on in Tokyo on that day? and, do museums, shops, etc stay open during Showa day?
posted by blogenstock on Mar 17, 2008 - 3 answers

I've been living on Kakinotane since I got here, help!

Living cheap in Tokyo? [more inside]
posted by Taksi Putra on Mar 5, 2008 - 10 answers

What should I know about buying a house in Japan?

Calling all Japan MeFites as well as you real estate mavens...I'm thinking of buying a house here in Tokyo, and I need some advice. [more inside]
posted by zardoz on Mar 2, 2008 - 6 answers

Toystore and Bookstore in Tokyo?

I am in Tokyo as we speak, on business for two more days. I am in the Kayobacho district, one metro stop away from Ginza... though Saturday will see me taking an early train to Kamakura. I am looking for two things: an amazing toy store and an amazing bookstore. Suggestions?
posted by silusGROK on Jan 31, 2008 - 9 answers

How can an American get money to travel to Japan?

How can I, an American, get money to travel to Japan? - Ideally I'd like to go through arts & humanities grants, cultural exchange programs, or visiting artist/musician programs, but other forms of travel funding assistance would be great too. Bonus mefi: how can an American musician (electronic, pop, club) find venues, promoters, DJ's, clubnights, etc, that can lead to a performance while visiting Japan/Tokyo.? [more inside]
posted by itchi23 on Jan 31, 2008 - 4 answers

Time-shifted Tokyo Super Bowl

Where in Tokyo can my friend-of-a-friend watch the 2008 Super Bowl, not live at 0800 local time, but instead at a reasonable time in the evening? [more inside]
posted by No-sword on Jan 31, 2008 - 2 answers

digital art in Tokyo? where?

Going to Tokyo during the first week of August. I really want to see some New Media/Digital art. Where should I go? What should I see? [more inside]
posted by nimsey lou on Jan 30, 2008 - 5 answers

Job search in Tokyo

Can anyone recommend where to find a job in Tokyo? [more inside]
posted by Psychnic on Jan 30, 2008 - 8 answers

New Years in Tokyo

One day layover in Tokyo, New Years Eve. Where to party? [more inside]
posted by afu on Dec 7, 2007 - 9 answers

Amazingly unique nightlife in Tokyo?

Where is all the unique nightlife in Tokyo? [more inside]
posted by phaedrus441 on Nov 4, 2007 - 22 answers

Any English-language socializing in Tokyo?

The two of us are in Tokyo through November 8, being tourists. Are there any social opportunities for hanging out with other English-speakers (e.g. cheap organized tours, group outings for karaoke, etc.)? [more inside]
posted by cadge on Oct 31, 2007 - 4 answers

Stolen car returned within minutes. Why?

Can you help solve a somewhat bizarre and mysterious crime? [more inside]
posted by flapjax at midnite on Oct 2, 2007 - 58 answers

Interesting Tokyo hangouts for someone who knows Japan

Cool/Interesting Tokyo restaurants, bars and hangouts for someone who knows Japan [more inside]
posted by Marzipan on Sep 27, 2007 - 8 answers

Cheaper hotel near 4Seasons Chinzan-so in Tokyo

I am going to a conference at the Four Seasons Hotel at Chinzan-so in Tokyo. I can't afford to stay there. Any recommendations of nearby hotels that are cheaper?
posted by priorpark17 on Sep 17, 2007 - 5 answers

3 nights in Tokyo, where should I eat? Where must I eat?

3 nights in Tokyo, where should I eat? Where must I eat? [more inside]
posted by Mr. Ugh on Sep 13, 2007 - 22 answers

Looking for info on Tokyo

I am visiting Tokyo next week. I have a few questions inside on where to stay and what to do. [more inside]
posted by gaelenh on Sep 10, 2007 - 9 answers

Zoooom...significantly slower?

How long did it take to fly from London (England) to Tokyo (Japan) in 1973? For bonus points how much did it cost? Were there differences between the airlines at the time?
posted by satisam on Aug 31, 2007 - 4 answers

Mt. Fuji in September

I will be in Tokyo from Sept 16 to Sept 23. Will I be able to climb Mt. Fuji or will it be closed off? [more inside]
posted by gaelenh on Aug 9, 2007 - 7 answers

Life in Tokyo

What's it like for a 30-something blue-collar type American to live/work in Tokyo?
posted by protocool on Jul 30, 2007 - 9 answers

Getting a ticket to a J-Pop musical in Tokyo

How can I get tickets to see a particular theater show in Tokyo? [more inside]
posted by xo on Jul 2, 2007 - 2 answers

English library in Tokyo?

Is there a good English library in Tokyo? What about used bookstores? [more inside]
posted by rsk on Jun 14, 2007 - 10 answers

Any ideas for supercheap Tokyo networking venues?

I'm looking for a cheap meetup venue for 20 to 30 people on a weekday morning in central Tokyo. It would also be nice if the space was big enough to fit [more inside]
posted by ejoey on Jun 6, 2007 - 10 answers

Buying a sushi knife in Tokyo?

What kind of sushi knife should I buy in Tokyo, and where? [more inside]
posted by Fat Charlie the Archangel on Jun 5, 2007 - 6 answers

Did the subway sarin incident go to plan?

SarinGasFilter: in the Aum Shinrikyo sarin gas attack on the Tokyo subway in 1995, 5 team members released a total of 5.5 litres of liquid sarin at 5 different locations. According to this Wikipedia article, "a single drop of sarin the size of the head of a pin can kill an adult," yet the total deaths = 12. Were Aum Shinrikyo aware that their sarin was spectacularly bad/ impure/ degraded, or were they aiming for significantly more fatalities?
posted by The_Partridge_Family on May 16, 2007 - 9 answers

Tokyo cost of living

I'm thinking about a relocation from London to Tokyo. How does the cost of living compare between the two? [more inside]
posted by rsk on Apr 10, 2007 - 10 answers

Where is the info on Tokyo Design Week 2007?

How can I find information (dates, location) about Design Week in Tokyo so that I can make my travel plans? [more inside]
posted by cadge on Mar 28, 2007 - 5 answers

I don't wanna sleep under the sakura!

I was off to Kyoto by myself to see the cherry blossoms, till a friend decided to come too. Now I've cancelled my single room accommodation and because of the mere weeks to go, we can't get a booking... I need help - google fails me! [more inside]
posted by teststrip on Feb 14, 2007 - 18 answers

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