This Week in Tokyo

Yayoi Kusama at Parco de Museum in Matsumoto

This Week in Matsumoto – 3 August 2021

We’re on the road again in ‘This Week in Matsumoto.’ Matsumoto (松本) is the second-largest city in Nagano Prefecture. It is most famous for Matsumoto Castle, a National Treasure of Japan, and one of the twelve remaining original tenshu (main keeps) in Japan. However, there is much to Matsumoto than just its main draw, as you’re about to find out! […]

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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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Shuganegi Sado Island Corner House

This Week on Sado Island – 20 July 2021

This week, we’re on Sado Island! Sado Island covers an area of 854.76 km2 and is the largest island off the coast of Honshu, the main island of Japan. The primary gateway is by ferry from Niigata. Choosing 5 photos to represent my time here is impossible, as there is so much to see. do and […]

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Meiji Jingu Stadium on 9 July 2021

This Week in Tokyo – 13 July 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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Sho Ohashi - Like Anytime - Masked Version - at Shibuya Station

This Week in Tokyo – 6 July 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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Tsubakuro Okiagari Koboshi doll from Aizu in Fukushima made by Mac from Maction Planet

This Week in Tokyo – 29 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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Loki from Disney+ and Marvel in Shibuya. Tokyo

This Week in Tokyo – 22 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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Maction Planet Online Interactive Cooking Classes

This Week in Tokyo – 15 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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Godzilla manhole cover Shinjuku Kabukicho Tokyo

This Week in Tokyo – 8 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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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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