Follow the Rabbit Trail to the Cutest r.a.a.g.f. Bunny Cafe in Harajuku

As many may know, animal cafes in Japan are one of the hottest locations for tourists. Cat Cafes are perhaps one of the most popular. With an ever increasing number of customers, some clever soul decided to expand this idea of coffee with animals to include other animals. And on par with cat cafes in…

3 Shops to Give you a Kyary Pamyu Pamyu Makeover!

It’s no doubt that many people Japanese or not, admire the Harajuku fashion that Princess of Japanese Pop Kyary Pamyu Pamyu flaunts. Kyary Pamyu Pamyu has made a number of collaborations with different stores in the past featuring the style and it’s no wonder she’s one of the most iconic people who comes to mind…

Give Yourself a Harajuku Makeover with these 4 Fashion Shops!

Harajuku is a bustling hub of activity in the west of Tokyo, well known for its street fashion and sub-culture. Many tourists flock to Harajuku to experience this aspect of Japan, but it can be difficult to know what to do when you are there. Here are my top fashion destinations in Harajuku. 1. Takeshita…

Harajuku, Land of Colorful Trends: 18 Ways to Indulge in Japanese Pop Culture

What do you think of when you hear about Harajuku? It may be a parade of vividly dressed “Harajuku girls” akin to the characters you might see from time to time in your weekly anime. Maybe it could be an image of the latest cutting edge fashions coming down the runway, or perhaps you visualize…

Rainbows, Pastels, and Ponies: The World’s First My Little Pony Cafe!

Japan is full of theme cafes, you literally cannot go to a city and not see one. From the ubiquitous animal cafes (cat, rabbit and owls oh my!) to ninja and even maid cafes, there is something for everyone. However it still comes as a surprise to see a My Little Pony cafe while wandering…

Have a Cuteness Overload at the PomPomPurin Cafe in Japan!

Who is Pom Pom Purin? You have heard about Hello Kitty and My Melody, but do you know about this unbearably adorable character? This is Pom Pom Purin. Like the infamous Hello Kitty and My Melody, Pom Pom Purin is also a part of the Sanrio family. Here are a few fun facts about Pom…

Go Crazy at the Surreal “Kawaii Monster Cafe” in Harajuku!

Those who know Harajuku know the crazy fashion brand 6% DOKIDOKI. The designer’s concept being “sensational and lovely”, the brand makes fashion clothing and accessories. The same Sebastian Masuda, who is responsible for part of Japan’s pop culture, has been now involved in a new project, the “Kawaii Monster Cafe”. Indulge in Kawaii   kawaiimonster.jp/…

Harajuku’s Most Famous Lolita Brand – Milk

As the name implies, “Milk” shop looks more like a dainty white chocolate milk bar you’d be tantalized to step into. Milk shop was established during the 1970s, when Harajuku was becoming one of Tokyo’s popular fashion districts. This place is considered to be one of the oldest original shops in Harajuku. Brand’s concept  …

Step Inside a Dreamworld of Fantasy at Kawaii Monster Cafe Harajuku!

Experience Japanese cuteness overload by stepping inside one of Harajuku’s latest cafes: Kawaii Monster Cafe! Located right in the middle of this trendy town, the cafe recently opened on August 1, 2015. Get lost in the swirling paradise of multi-colored interior designs done by Creative Director Sebastian Masuda. With the psychedelically bright colors, it will…

Top Three Crepe Shops to Satisfy Your Taste Buds!

A crepe is a type of a very thin pancake that is oftentimes made from wheat or buckwheat flour. The word crepe is derived from the latin word acrispa meaning “curled”. While crepes are associated with France, they have captured the hearts and stomachs of people worldwide. Even in Japan. These are three places you…