SHOPPING

Traveling with a Baby? Here Are 3 Baby Products You Can Easily Purchase in Japan

Traveling to another country with a baby in tow can be very difficult, especially for first-time parents. But this doesn’t necessarily mean that parenthood should be the end of exciting holidays. It could even be better as you get to share the experience with your child. Though babies need quite a lot of necessities when…

On the Hunt for Hard-To-Find Japanese Goods? Try Out These 3 Subscription Boxes!

It is not always easy to get your hands on Japanese goods. From shipping fees to customs fees, the options for buying are limited and other communication problems can leave you feeling intimidated when buying something online from Japan. However, one solution has recently become available – subscription boxes! This revelation has been increasing in…

Impress Your Peers With This Unique Japanese Personal Stamp!

In Japan, it is a traditional practice to use “han,” “hanko,” or “inkan” instead of using personal signatures when signing, accepting, and acknowledging documents. Almost every individual in the country has one. These are stamps which are used for different situations such as serious contractual matters. The usual stamps carried by people are plain black,…

Show Off Your Love for Pokémon by Wearing These Gorgeous Jewelry Pieces

I bet this isn’t the first time that you’ll hear about Pokémon GO as it is already known worldwide. But just for your knowledge, it is a recently launched location-based augmented reality game for iOS and Android devices. Upon its release in countries such as the US, Australia, and Japan, the game has become an…

Play With Fireworks in Summer 2016! All About Fireworks and How to Stay Safe!

One of the key highlights of summer in Japan would have to be the hanabi (花火) i.e. fireworks. Generally, there are two major categories of hanabi i.e. the uchiage hanabi (打ち上げ花火) and the omocha hanabi (おもちゃ花火 or 玩具花火). The uchiage hanabi is what you see at hanabi festivals where they are launched by specialists and…

Show Off Your Love for Sushi With These Mouthwatering Backpacks!

I love Japan! The people, the architecture, the culture, and especially the food. Almost all the foreigners I know like to eat Japanese food a lot such as sushi, sashimi, teppanyaki, ramen, gyoza, and so on. It’s hard not to love Japanese food. Why is Japanese food so attractive? They are often thought to be…

5 Functional Stationery Souvenirs to Take Home From Japan

Japanese stationery items are highly valued because of their quality and practical purpose. There’s actually a wide range of stationery merchandise which are not only decorative in nature but also offbeat. So if you want to take home stationery souvenirs from the country, it would be best to try these five items. 1. uni Mitsubishi’s…