Tag: only-in-japan

Akihabara exploration series – Meeting the maids in a maid cafe akihabara maid cafe

‘Welcome, master!’ As you’ve probably heard, Japan has cafes where maids will talk to and wait on you. This time, I’ll be writing a series on exploring Akihabara. The first time will be on one of those spots in Japan that many people are curious about: The maid cafe. I actually went to and enjoyed […]

Only in Japan: One-of-a-Kind Quirk Japan plastic food

If you’re new to Japan, there are many quirks and unique experiences here that might be surprising to a first-timer. One of the reasons for this is that Japan is, yes, very different from a lot of other countries. Another, for western visitors, is that it might be your first time in a wildly different […]