I was lucky enough to be able to visit the Seiko Boutique in Paris recently and spend some time with the friendly and knowledgeable staff along with a number of local Seiko fans. This turned into a great evening and it was a pleasure to be able to chat with such informed enthusiasts who truly are passionate about the brand.Read More
This summer I travelled to Japan for work but I was able to have some time to myself. The weather during my trip was extremely hot and it was unpleasant throughout my visit. Luckily I was able to visit a number of interesting locations and pick up a few new watches for my collection during my trip.
During a recent trip to Japan I visited the Maker's Watch Knot Galley Shop in Kichijoji, Tokyo. This store sells Japanese made watches as well as a wide range of straps that utilize a range of Japanese materials and handicrafts. The store allows customers to select a watch style, case design and strap to match their personal taste.Read More
I had the opportunity to return to Japan in February and was able to take some personal time to travel within the country. I started in Tokyo, headed north to Morioka and then south to Osaka. During the trip I picked up a few watches, visited the Seiko Museum, a Seiko factory and saw some amazing collections.Read More
At the start of 2016 I had the opportunity to visit Japan and documented my watch related activities during the trip. On this visit I started in Tokyo, headed south to Osaka and north to Morioka. I visited numerous stores, markets, museums and exhibits on this trip.Read More
This is a write up on my trip to Japan in summer 2016. During my visit I was able to visit numerous museums and search out a range of watches. The trip overview lists the watch related areas that I visited as well as the stores and events I attended. Hopefully this overview will give others visiting Japan some ideas for their own trips.