This Week in Chichibu – 7 December 2021

Once again, two of my worlds – Maction Planet and Kanpai Planet – collided this week as I was invited by the Saitama Prefectural Tourism Board to consult on some drinks-related tourism projects in Chichibu. Chichibu is a city northwest of Tokyo, in Japan. It’s known for the Chichibu Kannon Pilgrimage route, which links 34 temples across […]

This Week on Iki Island – 30 November 2021

Two of my worlds – Maction Planet and Kanpai Planet – collided this weekend as I was invited to consult on some Shochu-related tourism projects on Iki Island! Iki Island is part of Nagasaki Prefecture, but we got there by Jetfoil in 65 minutes from Bayside Place Hakata Wharf in Fukuoka City. You can also […]

This Week in Tokyo – 23 November 2021

Welcome to ‘This Week in Tokyo’, a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in the city. Hosted by Mac, our Founder and Lead Guide, you can check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the […]

This Week in Tokyo – 16 November 2021

Welcome to ‘This Week in Tokyo’, a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in the city. Hosted by Mac, our Founder and Lead Guide, you can check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the […]

This Week in Tokyo – 9 November 2021

It’s been another cross-country week on Maction Planet. In this week’s edition of ‘This Week in’, I’m showcasing Sasebo in Nagasaki Prefecture. I was there on a travel consulting mission, to help improve the tourism offering in the area. If you’re reading this and we can help you and your region, get in touch! Sasebo (佐世保) is […]

Tokyo ON #076: Omnibus The Circuit 2021 Recap

Maction Planet Resident DJ Royce Leong attended Omnibus The Circuit, and now you can live vicariously through him in Episode #076 of Tokyo ON In this special episode, Tokyo ON host Royce Leong walks you through his fantastic experience at the Omnibus The Circuit event held in Shinjuku’s Kabukicho (or Kamurocho in the game world) […]

This Week in Kagoshima – 2 November 2021

It’s been a busy week crisscrossing the country. In this week’s edition of ‘This Week in’, I’m showcasing my productive four days in Kagoshima. I was there creating content for Kanpai Planet, our sister drinks-focused platform, as well as expanding the tour offering for visitors to Japan who want to go beyond the classic ‘Golden […]

This Week in Tokyo – 26 October 2021

Welcome to ‘This Week in Tokyo’, a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in the city. Hosted by Mac, our Founder and Lead Guide, you can check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the […]

Tokyo ON In the Mix: All You Need is Dub

Tokyo ON meets Japanese Dub Music in ‘All You Need is Dub’ A chill-out mix dedicated to modern Japanese dub music filled with classics, covers, and Tokyo ON twists. For relaxing times and good vibes drinking beer (or red red wine) while watching the sun set. All you need is dub…and dub is all you […]