Looking for something to do on a chilly day, a stop at the local batting cage was the perfect way to spend an afternoon in the warm indoors while still being active.
The Japan Meteorological Cooperation has released its second cherry blossom forecast for 2020 for Kyushu region.
After visiting the Japanese snow monkeys, my friend and I had some time to explore Matsumoto City, the second largest city in Nagano prefecture. While I visited it before, I only got to see the famous castle which draws most of the tourism to the city.
Called Akiba for short, the Akihabara district of Tokyo is known as electric town. With hundreds of shops, ranging from tiny one-man stalls specializing in particular electrical products to large chain retailers, you can find virtually anything relating to electronics - computers, cameras, audio and TVs, mobile phones, household appliances and secondhand or junk electric parts.