Sunday, March 19, 2006
A guide to Akihabara... geek capital of japan
thanks Edo for this cool link in english of the geek capital of japan here. amazing shops that make will most people drool with toys & electronics galore and a fair number of living doll women.
for the tourist with alot of money to spend the sections include:
» Akihabara -- The Electronic Heart of Asia
» Things to See in Akihabara: Adult Stores
» Akihabara Book Stores
» Akihabara Figures & Figurines & Stuff
» Akihabara Gaming
» Akihabara Maid Cafes
» Akihabara Stores
» Akihabara Transport Museum
» Places to Eat: Akihabara Dining Challenge
» Excursions from Akihabara: Tsukuba Express
» Akihabara History
and its also the main centre of the cult tv series Densha Otoko aka 'train man'. already on wikipedia here. about a total geek who falls in love with a beautiful career woman and who turns to an internet message board for tips on how to interact and finally date her.