Beatles Statues Street View, David Adickes, 8th Wonder Brewery, Houston, Texas

David Adickes

Texan David Adickes creates larger than life statues for installations around the world. Here’s a brief introduction to Adickes’ work, especially his famously huge presidential busts.

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Interior, Mistral Bleu Train Bar, Roppongi, Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo: Bars

Madeline and I explored many Tokyo bars over the years. This post includes our favorite ones, from sports bars to unique pubs.

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Starbucks, Shibuya Crossing, Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo: Cafés

Madeline and I explored many Tokyo cafés over the years. This post includes our favorite ones, from Starbucks to independent roasters.

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Tokyo Restaurants: High-end

Madeline and I have explored many Tokyo restaurants over the years. This post includes our favorite high-end choices, including all genres of food.

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Tonkatsu Tenyama Shinkawa Restaurant, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo Restaurants: Medium-priced

Madeline and I have explored many Tokyo restaurants over the years. This post includes our favorite medium-priced choices, including all genres of food.

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Exterior shot at Man Riki Ya Noodle shop with lots of people Azabujuban Tokyo Japan

Tokyo Restaurants: Cheap Eats

Madeline and I explored many Tokyo restaurants over the years. This post includes our favorite cheap eats, from noodles to burgers.

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McDonalds Restaurant Near Asakusa Tokyo Japan

Tokyo Cheap Eats: McDonald’s

These are the McDonald’s we’ve sampled in our travels in Tokyo.You might be asking why we’d eat at a McDonald’s, much less review it. Read on!

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Go to a Ball Game in Japan

While Japanese baseball is similar to America’s, there are differences. We went to a game in Tokyo to experience first hand America’s pastime in Japan.

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Busy Area Near Shinjuku Station JR And Metro Station Shinjuku Tokyo Japan

Tokyo: Transportation

Here are the transportation options we’ve used while in Tokyo. The city offers an amazing public transit system, and we recommend using it.

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Ginza Mitsukoshi, Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo: Shopping

Here are some of the shopping we’ve enjoyed during our many Tokyo trips. The city has all kinds of shopping—from tiny shops to huge department stores.

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