Tokyo: Yamashiroya Toy Store

The first stop for our third day in Tokyo was a visit to Yamashiroya Toy Store because we couldn’t get enough of toys from last night’s trip to Akihabara. Yamashiroya is a 5-storey toy store filled with all kinds of Japanese and Western pop culture merchandises. It’s small, but jam-packed with goodies for any otaku, regular […]

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Tokyo: Yodobashi Akihabara

I swear, my legs were killing me by then, but what does it matter? From Tokyo Skytree, Akihabara, also known as anime and electronics central, was the next stop for us. I’ve been seeing the place on TV since I was in elementary and I was finally there. Akihabara is Tokyo’s otaku hub with displays of recognizable anime characters […]

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