Monthly Archive: December 2016

Thrash Zone Yokohama

In the quieter side of Yokohama, on the other side of the highway from the department stores and their basements of food, and a five to ten minute walk north from Yokohama station, lies what to me was the best beer...

Craftheads Shibuya

Traveling with a baby meant that I would not be able to really check out the craft beer pub scene in Tokyo. However, on a Sunday afternoon walking tour from Shibuya to Yoyogi Park and Harajuku, fate would have it...

Tokyo-matic: The ease of fending for oneself in Japan.

Hi-tech, automatic, advanced, convenient. This is how one would describe Japan and its do-it-yourself philosophy. Since the cost of labor is high, technological achievements allow individuals to fend for themselves in daily activities that in other countries would be put...