Hara Shobo has been in business for over 70 years, specializes in Ukiyo-e prints. Our collection ranges from affordable prints (approx. 10,000yen) to museum-quality pieces. With our broad knowledge and top-quality service, we are trusted by collectors and museum curators both in Japan and overseas.
Cafe Popeye is a typical manga cafe - rows and rows of small cubicles, just big enough for a chair and computer, where the homebodys of Japan spend their time reading from limitless shelves of manga or surf the internet. It sort of feels like a library, and it is really, just a bit more multimedia than most libraries you are used to, and you have to pay by the hour. I requested a "normal" chair - ... Read More
This is one of the nicer manga cafes in Japan. Media Cafe Popeye was quite clean and had a very modern look to it. They have a wide selection of manga and offer the use of their computers at very good rates. Depending on when you go and what kind of booth you get (private cubicle or public console) you will pay around 300 yen for an hour. This manga cafe is a great place to take a break and just r... Read More