Shopping

Shinjuku Shopping: Best Places to Shop in 2019

by Tien
There is always something to do in the central hub of Japan and shopping sprees are no exception. One of the best places experiences you can...

Norbesa Building

by Shinobu
If you visit Sapporo, I recommend to go to Norbesa Building. Its 300m away to west from Susukino Station, and this building has a ferris w...

Starbucks coffee at Dazaifutenmangu Omotesando & souvenir: not only international but also Japanes

by Masa
On the way to Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine, you are attracted by eye-catching wooden structure Starbucks. It is designed by architect Kengo Kuma...

Old kimono and painting shops in Kyoto

by Toshiyo
Solomon from USA is interested in old kimono. His aunt boy this Samurai worn kimono. It was made in late Edo period. Kyoto has many old uniq...

Travel around Japan at Nihonbashi, Tokyo

by Yoko
Even you have only limited time in Japan,  you can see crafts from all over Japan at the Antenna shops at Nihonbashi, Tokyo. When I visited...

KitKat : “Onsenmanjyu(hot spring steamed buns)” flavor

by Makoto
As many of you know in Japan, we came up with really different flavor of KitKat and here is another one “onsenmanju” , hot spring steamed bu...

Shopping in Osaka

by SHIN
In Osaka, there are so many nice shopping arcades like Shinsaibashi, Tenjinbashisuji,...   Even when people havent need to buy something, t...

"I hope you like it, Mom!" – 5 best souvenirs for women

“T-chan, please help me. I want to buy something for my mother.” “I have the worst taste in gifts for my girlfriend.   No worries. Im h...

Kimono-like wine bottle cover

by NAMIE
I was strolling in Kagurazaka town, where I met beautiful wine bottle covers as in pictures! Kagurazaka is located just in the middle of To...

Sword-looking umbrellas

by NAMIE
Major tourist destinations in Japan have these type of umbrellas, which are good selling at souvenir shops!  Samurai soldiers are entirely ...

Tokyo, Buddha statue gallery

by SHIN
I like statue of Buddha. When I see these figures, I am sometimes mesmerized by their spiritual and healing power. Buddha Statue gallery, IS...

Anything really Japanese?

A good selection of crafts What do you want to buy as a souvenir in Tokyo? I recommend two stores in Tokyo. One is Japan Traditional Craf...

Took a walk Omotesandō

Omotesandō is the most sophisticated shopping street in Tokyo. Both sides of the street are lined with cutting edge stores from overseas. O...

Do you konw Japanese vending machines?

by Haruko
You have vending machines in your country and so do we.  However, our vending machines may be a little bit different from yours. I have fou...

Shopping in Japan: 10 Great Places

by Amy
Japan is a shoppers paradise. The top 10 best places for shopping in Japan are Harajuku, Shibuya, Shinsaibashi shopping street, Minato mirai...

Nishiki food market and shopping street

by Tomoko
Lets walk along Nishiki and Teramachi street Nishiki food market Nishiki street was called The kitchen of Kyoto  Walking along the stree...

Beginners' Crash Course in Tokyo's Street Fashion

by Mieke
Beginners Crash Course in Tokyos Street Fashion For those who are beginners in the fashion arena, you will have to get familiar with wh...

For Fashion Week Addicts: Watch Live Tokyo Fashion Week TV

by Mieke
Watch Fashion Week Live Cant get enough of Fashion Week? Are you seeing models strutting the runways in your dreams? Is every other word t...

Shibuya's Very Own Fashion Week 2014

by Mieke
Shibuya Fashion Week   Under the wings of the official Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Tokyo, Shibuya hosts its very own fashion week from Octobe...

OMOTESANDO: Your Second Home to Louis Vuitton and Prada

by Yuri
Omotesando as a fashion shoppers paradise   Omotesando is another great shopping destination next to Ginza for hardcore fashion shoppers. ...

ODAIBA: Let's Take a Vacation to Tokyo's Man-Made Island!

by Yuri
Odaiba with a little bit of history   Odaiba (also otherwise known as Daiba), is an artificial man-made island situated beside the Tokyo B...