Satisfy Your Petting Needs at One of Japan's Animal Cafes

by Mieke
Japanese houses are small. Very small. And even if they were big enough to house pets, many apartments don’t even allow them. This, (combine...

Animals in the City: Ikebukuro Aquarium

by Mieke
Ikebukuro’s Sunshine Aquarium reopened in 2011 as a state-of-the-art metropolitan aquarium. It features cool attractions like the “Sunshine ...

Pet Arctic Animals at the Nagasaki Penguin Aquarium

by Mieke
The main attraction of this aquarium is of course, the penguins. However, apart from the eight different species of penguins, the facility k...