Hello! Welcome to my humble little corner in the magical realm we know as the “Internet” or “Cyberspace”, depending on your genre leanings 🙂 Geekgirltravels is a blog to record my travels, adventures and the lengths I go to for all the geeky interests, fangirling and fandoms I indulge in. If you are keen to find … More Hello!
**Please note that the post is accurate as on June 23 2017** Note: As I play the games in English, I’m most familiar with their English translated names so all references to the game and its characters in this post will be using their English counterparts. Ace Attorney/ Gyakuten Saiban (逆転裁判) has ended. However, the … More Ace Attorney X Capcom Cafe
**Please note that the information in this post is as accurate on June 26 2017. ** Conan Café 2017 in Tokyo has ended. I FINALLY had a chance to go to a Detective Conan themed Café during my Japan trip in 2017. The last 2 years it was on in Japan I’d either missed the … More Detective Conan Cafe 2017
So I embarked on a little impromptu solo trip to Japan in June 2017. What was initially meant to be a relaxing and leisure trip (sipping tea and people watching in the park… that kind of thing) soon became a whirlwind of anime & manga activities as I went from events to events, exhausted but … More Anime Escapades 2017 Japan edition (Preview)
So in July 2016, I went for a little trip to Japan and it was my longest trip to Japan yet, 18 days! 🙂 Here’s a little preview of what I did during my crazy anime shopping those 18 days: Note: I’ve actually posted the exact same post but in Mandarin over at my other (Chinese) … More Anime Escapades 2016 Japan edition (Preview)
So you are all set to travel to Japan and geek-out or indulge in your fandom and you just found out that your favourite anime is having a collaboration café at the time you will be visiting Japan! OMG! I want to go!! But then you realize that the cafes don’t do walk-ins and you … More Animate Cafes (How-to & Tips)
** Note that the information in this post is accurate as of June 2015. ** Today I’ll be introducing an anime character café that requires no reservation, no balloting and walk-ins are welcome. Shirokuma’s café! (Polar Bear Café!) Back in June 2015, my travel mate (a fellow anime/manga enthusiast) included this café in our travel … More Shirokuma café (Polar Bear Cafe)
One of the highlights of my Japan travels in recent years was all the anime/manga related special events/exhibitions and character cafes I had the privilege to visit. ^ ^ I know many of you would love to visit these anime themed cafes when you are travelling in Japan but may not know how to go … More Anime cafés … in a snapshot (An introductory post)