I was very pleased with the results of my haircut, which was 1500 yen (men's is 1000 yen). I was a little worried when I walked in and was greeted and brought to the chair with only Japanese...I can conduct pleasantries in Japanese but I didn't know how to explain what haircut I wanted!
Fortunately, when I explained what I wanted in English, he immediately switched to English and we continued ch... Read More
By the time we arrived in Tokyo, we'd been traveling for a few weeks and my hair was starting to get a bit long. My wife had heard that I could get a hair cut for 1000 Yen in Tokyo, which is similar to what I'd normally pay back home in Canada. We don't speak Japanese, but we set out to find a suitable place to get my hair cut.
We noticed a number of red and blue barber poles as we walked along... Read More