Ecbo has started luggage storage service at Sofmap’s Akihabara store!

Reservation of luggage storage sharing service “ecbo cloak” (https://cloak.ecbo.io/) at “Softmap AKIBA #5 shop, a second-hand digital wing and a purchase center” has became available from Friday September 29, 2017. SERVICE DESCRIPTIONS “Softmap AKIBA #5 shop, a second-hand digital wing and a purchase center,” operated by Sofmap Co., Ltd., has joined ecbo cloak. This enabled the luggage storage service. Operation Hours: 11:00-19:00 Capacity: Bag size 100 pieces / Suitcase size 100 pieces Fees: bag size 300 yen / day, suitcase size 600 yen / day (tax included) Access: 1 minute on foot from JR Akihabara station Ecbo cloak plans: – Bag Size: Luggage less than 45 cm at the largest […]


“Autumn Festival 2017” to be held in Akihabara from Fri October 6!

“Autumn Festival” is an event and campaign conducted by Akihabara operators in cooperation to revitalize the city of Akihabara. It had been held on a regular basis. This fall, “Fall Festival 2017” will be held in Akihabara from Fri October 6. In the idol festival, numerous underground idols such as Kamen-joshi will be on stage. Also, we will do a collaboration campaign with official tie-up animation “Tsuka”. Don’t miss it! Please refer to the official page for details. http://jp.akihabara-japan.com/akifes2017/


As a new service for tourists, a tourist hub “Luggage Room Cafe” has opened in front of Asakusabashi station. We keep big luggages for convenient sightseeing, offer space for rest, have staff available for Tokyo tourism support in multiple languages!

In July 2017, Kosuisha opened a new type of complex cafe “Luggage Room Cafe” right in front of Asakusabashi Station in Tokyo Taito Ward. Leave big baggage in our spacious storage room to enjoy easy traveling. Your tired body from cramped flight heals with a reclining chair, a massage chair, shower booth and laundry in our space. We also offer free drink service and simple snacks. Wi-Fi, an essensial service for travelers from overseas, are available as well as power source for charging at free of cost. We also prepared an English version of manga. Multilingual staff will help you with sightseeing in Japan. SERVICES AT LUGGAGE ROOM CAFE (URL: […]


3 minutes walk from Akihabara station! A capsule hotel with a motif of nature reminiscent of “Glamping”! “GLANSIT AKIHABARA” Grand Opening on Tuesday, October 17, 2017! Official website has opened and now waiting for your reservation!

Bagus Co., Ltd., a part of Diamond Dining Group, will open a capsule hotel “GLANSIT AKIHABARA” which will be a our business on Tuesday, October 17, 2017. With good access from Akihabara station, which is just a 3 minute walk, our hotel is a 10 stories building along with 1 floor in the basement. We will make full use of our own know-how of comfortable and sophisticated space making. We provide stylish and comfortable space with  motif of nature, in addition to a cupsule hotel with cutting-edge falicities.             GLANSIT AKIHABARA OVERVIEW – Name: GLANSIT AKIHABARA -COMFORT CAPSULE HOTEL- – Opens on: Tuesday, Ocotber 17th, […]


APA Hotel’s Akihabara Electric Town Exit Branch Opened on August 28th

Apa Hotel Co., Ltd. concluded a franchise agreement with aprecio Co., Ltd. in the hotel business, and opened apa hotel <Akihabara station electrical town exit> (117 rooms in total) on August 28th in Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo.     We introduced “new city type hotel” specification to all guest rooms to be a high quality, high functionality and environment friendly hotel. Original model bed “Cloud fit”, pursuing sleeping sleep, 50% or more large size LCD TV, original unit bath (20% water saving and easy bathing), BBC world news free broadcasting and Wi-Fi free connection (all rooms and lobby) were also introduced. In addition, lighting switches and air conditioning remote control are consolidated. […]


Toranoana to hold a personal exhibition of cartoonist and illustrator “Ogino Atsuki” in Akihabara from Saturday, September 16, 2017!

Toranoana Co,. Ltd. will hold a personal exhibition “Konya mo Nettaiya (It’s a Tropical Night Tonight Too)” of cartoonist and illustrator “Ogino Atsuki” in Akihabara from Saturday, September 16, 2017! It is an illustration exhibition that allows visitors to watch works of professional cartoonist and illustrator in real life.       EVENT OVERVIEW Event Name: Atsuki Ogino and Yanyo’s Personal Exhibition “Konya mo Nettaiya” Date and Time: September 16th (Sat) to 24th (Sun), 2017 Weekday: 17:00 – 20:00 Saturday, Sunday and public holidays: 13:00 – 20:00 Venue: Akihabara Tora Building (Former Wakamatsu Tsushin Building 3F & 4F, 4-7-3 Sotokanda, Chiyoda-ku) Admission: Free (Some restrictions apply.) GOODS TO BE SOLD […]


All-you-can-eat of 40 kinds of premeum beer from abroad and spicy shrimp! The 2nd “Tabinori Fes” will be held.

  Traveling themed dining Traveler’s Dining PUSHUP will start all-you-can-eat of 40 kinds of premeum beer from abroad and spicy shrimp as the 2nd “Tabinori Fes” from August 16th (Wednesday). “TABINOLI FES” VOL. 2 OVERVIEW You’ll enjoy all-you-can-eat of our 40 kinds of beer from abroad and spicy shrimp that is popular in Thailand. 2 hours of all-you-can-drink and all-you-can-eat are offered for 3,900 yen (tax included). ABOUT US Restaurant Name: Traveler’s Dining PUSHUP Akihabara Main Store Address: Yorimotoville 1F and 2F, 1-5 Akihabara, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 110-0006 Phone: 03-5294-5525 Store Hours: Lunch Time … Tue, Wed, Thu and Friday: 11:45 – 14:00 (LO 13:30) Dinner time … Tue, Wed and […]


TOKYO UMAI YOKOCHO (YUMMY ALLEY) – Enjoy delicious meat dishes and curry at an underpass!

Located under a flyover in Akihabara, TOKYO UMAI YOKOCHO is an evolutional alley where theme of food stalls changes every month. Based on its concept to bring Japan’s unique dishes and food culture to the world, it’s themed as “meat dishes” and “quality curry made by meat professionals” during Tuesday August 1st and Wednesday August 30th. So here is our report.   Cute kitchen cars park under the elevation.     GRILLED KANZAKI AGED BLOCK MEAT Simple but designated Meat Shop Kakunoshin F’s “Grilled Kanzaki Aged Block Meat.” The original taste of meat is fully awaken by aging. Juiciness has doubled by grilling it in a block.     HOMEMADE […]


“Kanda Curry Street Stamp Rally” and “Grand Prix Vote” will be held

An eating walk event “Kanda Curry Street Stamp Rally” to enjoy visiting Kanda city’s curry restaurants will be held by Kanda Curry Street Activation Committee from the Wednesday August 23, 2017. Also, “Kanda’s 7th Curry Grand Prix Vote 2017” will be held in Kanda’s Ogawa Square (3-6 Kanda Ogawamachi, Chiyoda Ward) in Tokyo on the Saturday November 4th and the Sunday Nevember 5th, 2017 to liven up Kanda, where more than 400 curry shops exist, with power of curry. ** EVENT DETAILS ** NAME Kanda’s 7th Curry Grand Prix Vote 2017 SCHEDULE · Kanda curry street stamp rally: 100 days from the Wednesday August 23 to the Thursday November 30, […]

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“Blue Spring” Solo Exhibition of Popular Illustrator “Kazuharu Kina” Will Be Held in Akihabara from Saturday July 22, 2017

©︎Kazuharu Kina     “AKIBAPOP: DOJO”, an event related business of the Tora-no-ana Corporation, will hold an solo exhibition of illustration “blue spring” by illustrator “Wakaru Kina” from Saturday July 22, 2017 in Akihabara. This event is the second part of the regular illustration exhibitions where AKIBAPOP: DOJO invites popular illustrators. This time Illustration exhibition forcuses on Mr. Kazuharu Kina, whose masterpiece is the art collection ‘Hatsukoi’, ADV game ‘Blessing Princess’ and Light Novel ‘too close of their 17th year old distant relationship’. He have also earned very good reputations for his illustrations of pretty uniforms such as “Black Hair Girls Series” that drew a beautiful black hair beautiful girl, […]