Customers stand in line to get a 10-minute back massage at this anime-themed stand in Tokyo Station.
Cartoon characters are all over the streets of Tokyo. Here’s a large reindeer seen in a shop entry.
Look at all the variety just in the Hello Kitty sock line!
This adorable little bobble geisha can go on forever and ever, thanks to solar power!
The Vanilla Bus – we have no idea what they are promoting, but they sure can spell it out.
Ever wonder what entertainment your kids will have in the department stores while you shop? This enormous Pikachu area was spotted in a department store by the train station in Kaga Onsen. There is more then enough fun for the whole family at the Department Stores.
Sake barrel decoration is an art; here is a contemporary one with an anime figure. You will find sake barrel’s like this stacked-up with either anime figures on them or decorative designs of the companies from which they are donated from.
Under Tokyo station you can find an entire street filled with character stores – each one focusing on one of the many cute characters (think Hello Kitty!) that the Japanese love.
Japan’s Pachinko parlors are favorites for gamers. The Japanese being one of the leading in the Tech industry keep it interesting with new frequent games! If you can handle the loud noise, check one of these ubiquitous pachinko parlors out when you are in Japan.
You can get all your Hello Kitty needs handled here at the store spotted on Character Street in Tokyo Station.