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A Blanket of Pink! Viewing the Shibazakura at Chichibu’s Hitsujiyama Park (2018) — Merry Adventures

Another Tokyo post, besides checking out all the anime stuff I also went to visit some flower festivals. The Shibazakura festival was by far my favourite one, I went to the one in Chichibu which was about 1.5 hours outside of Tokyo. I hope you enjoy the blog post and pictures 🙂 While I did… Continue reading A Blanket of Pink! Viewing the Shibazakura at Chichibu’s Hitsujiyama Park (2018) — Merry Adventures

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Nakano Broadway ~ Not Quite the Otaku Paradise I Expected

Akihabara and Ikebukuro are locations in Tokyo pretty synonymous with otaku culture. But a new place has slowly but surely started to pop up, that is, Nakano Broadway. I gotta say, looking at Youtube videos and blog posts about the place, I was hyped to check it out. The ‘broadway’/ shopping complex is only a… Continue reading Nakano Broadway ~ Not Quite the Otaku Paradise I Expected

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Blooming Flowers & Cats in Yanaka! — Merry Adventures

On my last trip to the Nippori area, I knew I wanted to explore both the fabric stores and a place called the ‘Yanaka Cat Town’. Unfortunately, my hands were so filled with fabrics, I ended up just lugging them back to the hotel gave the cats a miss all together. So, now that I’m […]… Continue reading Blooming Flowers & Cats in Yanaka! — Merry Adventures

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MadFest Melbourne 2017 ~ Dreams Do Come True!

MadFest is a Japanese pop culture convention run by Australian entertainment company ‘Madman’. Madman looks after distributing Asian film, television, comics and merchandise throughout Australia and New Zealand. So when I heard that they had started up their very own conventions I was beyond excited. So far theis year their conventions have been held in… Continue reading MadFest Melbourne 2017 ~ Dreams Do Come True!