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Introduction: A Captivating Tokyo Travel Guide for Manga and Anime Fans
**Independent Publisher Book Award (IPPY) Winner**
Discover the World of Japanese Culture and Otaku Sights
For fans of Japanese manga and anime, a trip to Tokyo is an absolute must! Accompanied by her lovable mascots, Kopi the dog and Matcha the cat, manga artist and author Evangeline Neo takes you on a captivating journey through the bustling streets of the Japanese capital. With her charming and humorous drawings and stories, this manga guide not only provides practical information but also immerses you in the world of modern Japanese culture.
Explore Manga Meccas and Iconic Anime Museums
Through vivid illustrations, Eva showcases the ultimate otaku experience in Tokyo. Join her as she tours Akihabara and Nakano, introducing you to the best spots for manga memorabilia. Dive into the enchanting worlds of Studio Ghibli and Sanrio Puroland at the iconic anime and manga museums. Immerse yourself in the vibrant cosplay scene and indulge in the delights of a maid and butler cafe. Learn the art of manga through a fun-filled drawing class.
Unveil Tokyo’s Must-See Landmarks and Hidden Gems
Alongside manga and anime adventures, Eva guides you through Tokyo’s must-see sites. From the historic Sensoji Temple in Asakusa to the towering Tokyo Tower and sublime Meiji Shrine, you’ll witness the rich heritage of the city. Sample delectable sushi at conveyor belt restaurants, rejuvenate in relaxing hot spring baths, and embrace traditional Japanese culture with a kimono makeover session. Venture on a day trip to the iconic Mt. Fuji, capturing the essence of Japan’s natural beauty.
A Desirable Companion for Armchair Travelers and Visitors Alike
Whether you’re reading from the comfort of your armchair or preparing for a trip to Tokyo, this manga guide is both enjoyable and practical. Eva shares her favorite places to shop and eat, provides valuable advice on packing and purchasing, and even equips you with basic survival Japanese phrases. The combination of captivating illustrations and useful insights make this guide a unique and amusing gateway into one of the world’s top cities.
- Publisher: Tuttle Publishing (August 13, 2019)
- Language: English
- Paperback: 128 pages
- ISBN-10: 4805315474
- ISBN-13: 978-4805315477
- Reading age: 10 – 13 years
- Item Weight: 15 ounces
- Dimensions: 7.5 x 0.5 x 10 inches