Wednesday 25 May 2016

Japan - Tokyo : Akibahara + Odaiba

Japan : Tokyo - May 2015

Akibahara 秋葉原

Akibahara is the heaven for otaku where it fills with anime and manga among the electronic stores in the district.

Heard that the local people come here to destress but I not sure how they destress with this kind of noise level.

Here we are at the Final Fantasy - Eorzea Cafe. Be sure to buy reservation tickets or else come early to queue. It filled with people at 11am already before it opens.

ex-Potion 600yen

Leviathan's cold blue noodles 1,080yen

Squid ink pasta of Spriggan 980yen

Cremet d Anjou of Shiva ~no bake cheesecake~ 650yen

mini pancake of Mogli 680yen

Final Fantasy - Eorzea Cafe
Address: PASELA RESORTS AKIBA Multi Entertainment 2F
Opening hours: 11:30-22:00
Nearest subway: Akibahara station

Odaiba お台場

Odaiba is a futuristic residential, business and shopping district on man made island in Tokyo Bay. Fuji TV Building is located there as well.

Palette Town

Venus Fort similar to venice style.

DiverCity Tokyo Plaza with a life sized Gundam

Fuji TV Building

Why is there a status of liberty here?

Nearest subway: Odaiba station

Monday 16 May 2016

Japan - Tokyo : Roppongi + Tokyo Tower

Japan : Tokyo - May 2015

Back to Tokyo..

Roppongi 六本木

Our main motive to come to Roppongi is to see the big spider located at  Mori Tower.

While I was taking photo of this spider, some foreigners were looking at me in a weird way -.-

Mori Tower
Nearest subway: Roppongi Station

We can oversee Tokyo Tower from Mori Tower too.

Tokyo Tower
The closest subway stations to Tokyo Tower are 
- Onarimon Station on the Mita Subway Line
- Akabanebashi Station on the Oedo Subway Line
- Kamiyacho on the Hibiya Subway Line
which are all about a 5-10 minute walk from the tower.

Opening hours: 9:00 to 23:00 (entry until 22:30) 
Entrance fee: 900 yen (main observation deck only), 1600 yen (both observation decks)