Everytime I go to Japan I find myself struggling because there is so much to do and see. This will act as a collection of useful links/tips/etc that I’ll update when needed for me to reuse and you guys to use if you want.
- Route finder Hyperdia
- Plane route finder
- List of all fireworks shows
- For sleeping, Booking is usually pretty cool
To find where to stay, think ahead of what your nightlife will be like, there’s no night transportation! Consider sleeping close to the clubs you’re going so you can walk back whenever.
- Things I still want to check out
- Things I have checked out and recommend
- Anime pilgrimage maps (+, ++)
Check japanese movies (for instance)
Check possible concerts:
Vocaloid (list, magical mirai), Kalafina, Yuki Kajiura, Flow, Hitorie, Asian Kung Fu Generation, Funkist, Hana Kana, SID, Hyadain, IOSYS, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, monaca, supercell, egoist, mucc, ryo, jin, zun, Bradio, fripSide, Garnidella, JAM project, Lin Tosite Sigure, man with a mission, trustrick, nagaredap, Wagakki band, Frederic, Kana boon, Unison square garden, YOUR SONG IS GOOD, Oresama, TECHNOBOYS PULCRAFT GREEN-FUND. STEREO DIVE FOUNDATION, Eve, Mafumafu, After the rain, Jagmo, go go densha, minichestra, musicals tickets
- Animate Girls Festival (AGF)
- perfume x technology
- Comiket (winter/summer), Comitia
- Tokyo Game Show
- Bon odoris
- Moa Hato
- hikikomori festival
Check temporary cafes: (need to book in advance ???)
noitamina cafe, shirokuma cafe
Check temporary shops: parco ikebukuro, shibuya marui, shinjuku wald9
Food: important, don’t forget to plan. Make a list of what you absolutely want to do. Check in advance where are great lunch deals, especially for quality beef.
Don’t ever do karaoke without sakenomihoudai