If you are anything like me, expect to spend a fair proportion of your travels
Still I have perfected a technique over my many miles of travel, which seems to work pretty well.
I have no patent on it, so you are welcome to adopt my approach (AT YOUR OWN RISK!)
Give up at the first decent coffee shop.
FOUND ANOTHER POOR GUY TRYING TO NAVIGATE SHINJUKU STATION.
I have been inspired to mention my tip, as they too resort to a food break.
Further research on the guy in the video produced this very interesting video on travelling in Japan.. I have discovered we have a very similar philosophy when it comes to travel.