Foodie Tokyo

Chichiby Matsuri Mikoshi with Shirokuma Beer

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 […]

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Fmialy Mart x Morinaga Milk Caramel Frappe

This Week in Tokyo – 17 August 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 […]

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Henmi Shuzo on Sado Island

This Week on Sado Island – 27 July 2021

We’re back on Sado Island! This week we’ll be focusing on the fabulous food and delectable drink found on this wonderful island. Featured image – Henmi Shuzo: Henmi Shuzo is the smallest of Sado’s five sake breweries. It was established around the time of the Meiji Restoration (1868). Their two main brands are Shinryo and […]

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Latte Art from Analog Cafe in Ebisu

This Week in Tokyo – 1 June 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 […]

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Tendon online cooking class with Maction Planet

Tendon Online Cooking Class

Maction Planet is proud to announce a new Online Interactive Tendon Cooking Class and Talk Show on 13 June 2021 featuring Mac, Founder and Lead Guide of Maction Planet, and Nahoko from At Home with Nahoko Cooking Classes. On 13 June 2021 (JST), Mac and Nahoko will hold a very special online Tendon cooking class. […]

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Japanese Fruit Sandwiches at Da Cafe at Prince Smart Inn Ebisu

This Week in Tokyo – 18 May 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 […]

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Iwate Meijo Online Sake Brewery Tour and Tasting

Kanpai Planet x Sake Lovers x Iwate Meijo Online Sake Brewery Tour and Tasting

Kanpai Planet, the Japan-drinks focused arm of Maction Planet, is proud to announce a special online sake brewery tour and tasting with Iwate Meijo Brewery. On 31 May, Kanpai Planet will be co-hosting their first event, a LIVE online sake brewery tour and tasting with Iwate Meijo Brewery, in conjunction with Sake Lovers Inc. The […]

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Ebisu, the god of fortune, as mascot of Ebisu fire station

This Week in Tokyo – 20 April 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 […]

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Dorayaki Online Interactive Cooking Class

Dorayaki Online Cooking Class

Maction Planet is proud to announce a new Online Interactive Dorayaki Cooking Class and Talk Show on 23 May 2021 featuring Mac, Founder and Lead Guide of Maction Planet, and Nahoko from At Home with Nahoko Cooking Classes. On 23 May 2021 (JST), Mac and Nahoko will hold a very special online Dorayaki cooking class. […]

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Cheery Blossom at Chichinomiya Rugby Stadium, Tokyo

This Week in Tokyo – 30 March 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 […]

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