SHOPPING

The first IKEA Touchpoint Store Opens in Kumamoto!

The Japanese love global phenomena just as much as any other nation. Over the past few years, IKEA has increased in popularity across the archipelago. Starting in Tokyo in 2007, and opening more mega stores in Kobe, Osaka, Miyagi, Fukuoka, etc. Finally, the Swedish giant has decided to Bless Kumamoto with their presence! They opened…

3 Gift Ideas from Kumamoto: The Traditional Handicrafts

Kumamoto is a land of wonder, beyond the cuteness that is Kumamon. If you find yourself in our beautiful prefecture, feel free to check out the local crafts, and maybe pick up a few to bring back for your friends! Here are some greatest crafts unique to Kumamoto that will amaze both you and your…