This Week in Tokyo

This Week at Tokyo Comic Con – 29 November 2022

Tokyo Comic Con 2022 took place from 25-27 November in Makuhari Messe and I was there! Check out my favourite photos from the event! Featured image: Why yes, that is a transforming robot from Sansei Technologies! As always, there was phenomenal cosplay on parade! For some great video of past cons, check out ‘Tokyo Comic […]

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This Week in Naoshima – 22 November 2022

Another Art-tastic week as my Pan-Japan Art Tour continued onto the ‘art islands’ of Naoshima, Teshima and Inujima. There is absolutely no way to capture the depth of experience my group… er… experienced in five photos, but, as always, I have to try! Kusama Pumpkin: It had to be done! Yayoi Kusama’s Yellow Pumpkin sculpture has made […]

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Mariko Mori and Mac from Maction Planet

This Week in Tokyo – 15 November 2022

An Art-tastic week on Kanpai Planet! Featured image – Mariko Mori: What an honour to meet the absolute force of nature that is Mariko Mori! To list her oeuvre and impact on contemporary art would take too long… and she continues to inspire through her work and her non-profit foundation FAOU. A true legend! Shunji […]

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This Week in Tokyo, Mito, and Kyoto – 8 November 2022

This week showcased the full spectrum of (almost) everything Maction Planet does. I started the week by closing out the large group tour I was guiding around the country. This was followed by two days of travel consulting work in Ibaraki prefecture. I was back in maction in Tokyo for the rest of the week […]

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This Week in Kyoto and Osaka – 1 November 2022

This week, I’ve been guiding a large group tour organised by the J-Team on behalf of Earthbound Expeditions. In this post, I’m showcasing some of my favourite photos from our time in Osaka, Kyoto and their environs. Kameoka: Always great to see the tanuki at Torokko Kameoka Station, the fourth and final train station on […]

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Unlearn Beer: Wow x Vertere

This Week in Tokyo – 25 October 2022

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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Tokyo Yault Swallows in the Climax Series Final Stage 2022

This Week in Tokyo – 18 October 2022

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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This Week in Tokyo – 11 October 2022

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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2017 NBA Golden State Warriors Championship Ring worn by Mac of Maction Planet

This Week in Tokyo – 4 October 2022

It’s been an especially large week on Maction Planet! ‘Nuff said… Featured image – Some of my tour guests own very cool things: The 2022 NBA champions, the Golden State Warriors, were in town for two pre-season friendlies against the Washington Wizards. One of the Golden State Warriors owners, a repeat Maction Planet Tokyo Private […]

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Jingu Stadium on 25 September 2022 - the night the Tokyo Yakult Swallows won the 2022 NPB Central League title

This Week in Tokyo – 27 September 2022

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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