Tokyo

My Tokyo: Yayoi Kusama
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My Tokyo: Yayoi Kusama

Bright colors and polka dots have always concealed the deep -- and sometimes tragic -- emotions at the heart of this legendary artist's career
Freshness Burger's new giant mushroom option
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Freshness Burger's new giant mushroom option

Taking the vegetarian burger to a new level for Japan: a beef patty-sized mushroom
Tokyo's old-school arcades
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Tokyo's old-school arcades

Tokyo is the world's last bastion of public arcade culture -- prepare your thumbs for the final battle
The swine flu-proof suit goes on sale
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The swine flu-proof suit goes on sale

Haruyama strikes gold by combining two things Japanese customers love: Cheap, boxy black suits and over-paranoid sickness prevention
Where to drink Palestinian Beer in Tokyo
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Where to drink Palestinian Beer in Tokyo

Taybeh Brewing Company, headquartered in the West Bank, apparently has Japanese drinkers to thank in part for its success
Tokyo's best public baths
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Tokyo's best public baths

Traditional Japanese public baths are disappearing from Tokyo, but these two stalwarts are keeping the tradition alive … may you boil in peace
Amazon Kindle is Coming to Japan
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Amazon Kindle is Coming to Japan

Anglophones -- aspiring and otherwise -- will be able to find their desired book in Tokyo in a minute or less
A new weapon in Japan's war against Wi-Fi
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A new weapon in Japan's war against Wi-Fi

Scientists create a paint that blocks out Wi-Fi signals, of which there aren't any in Japan to start with
Exotic Chinese restaurant wins over the anime community-- and intrepid others
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Exotic Chinese restaurant wins over the anime community-- and intrepid others

Anime artists love Shanghai Xiaochi, the legendary Chinese restaurant with the devious menu that's hard to find, and even harder to forget
Lightest flavor ever: Air Mint
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Lightest flavor ever: Air Mint

Guitar is to air guitar as mint is to air mint? No, this new Fit's gum flavor is the real deal
4 golf courses within driving distance of Tokyo
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4 golf courses within driving distance of Tokyo

Driving ranges on top of supermarkets are officially lame. Japan's pristine fairways are closer than you think
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Destination Berlin

It's crowded and outdated, but Berlin's hexagon-shaped Tegel air hub has won a place in the city's heart