SHOPPING

2 of Japan’s Best Pop Acts are Releasing Unmissable Merchandise this April!

Two of Japan’s top electronic pop acts will release new content in April 2017! Kyary Pamyu Pamyu(きゃりーぱみゅぱみゅ) will release a brand new single and a concert Blu-ray and DVD – two kinds of merchandise at once! Meanwhile, Perfume (パフューム) will also release a concert Blu-ray and DVD. 1. Kyary Pamyu Pamyu 14th Single 『良すた』が4月5日発売されます!イースターとかけていいすたと読みます。初回限定盤は、じゃばら仕様で豪華にらなってます!私が出演するイオン新CMソングとしてもOAが決定してるよ!発売お楽しみにhttps://t.co/BwseBzc8aM… pic.twitter.com/nIC3UwZMoB…

Smell Good with J-Pop Group Perfume’s Original Fragrance!

Celebrity groups or icons that have carved their names in Japan’s music industry are sure to keep their fame for quite some time. If they have lasted in the industry for more than a decade, then it’s proof that they have made a strong impact on their fans. Aside from making appearances in music shows…

The Top 10 Shopping Districts in Tokyo for Fashion Enthusiasts

Fashion has become synonymous with well-known places like France, Italy, and the US. These countries house the big names for haute couture and were the first to forward fashion as something more than just clothing. Any major fashion enthusiast would easily pick any of these places given the chance of a shopping spree. The contributions…

All About the Starbucks City Mugs in Japan and How Different They Are

Starbucks (スターバックス) is unquestionably one of the most common brand names on the planet. There has not been a country I have visited that does not have one; some even have two stores in one block alone! For those who love collecting things on their travels – magnets, shot glasses, golf balls to name a…

On a Budget? Shop at These Three Adorable 300-Yen Shops in Japan!

Japan is known for having discount shops where people can go shopping at a low budget. But besides the ever-so-popular 100-yen shops, there are 300-yen shops that are also quite famous in the place. Items being sold here have better quality and functionality than 100-yen shops. Designs are also more variable and fashionable. Wherever you’re…

Hurry and Check Japanese Clothing Stores h.NAOTO and Milklim Before They Close!

Japan is known for its plethora of unique fashion that stands out from the crowd. There are many fashion stores that cater to different audiences who are into specific types of fashion. Among the clothing brands that stood out to the fashionistas are h.NAOTO and Milklim. They say that “fashion comes and goes,” and unfortunately,…

Stock Up on Books and J-Pop at Book Off and Kinokuniya!

When I had the chance to visit Japan in 2013, I made sure to check out two of Japan’s shops for Japanese popular culture enthusiasts called Book Off and Kinokuniya. Although these are shops targeted to book lovers, Book Off and Kinokuniya are a must stop too for J-Pop fans too! What is Book Off?…

4 Reasons to Love MaxValu, Your Go-to Supermarket in Japan

MaxValue is your go to supermarket in Japan. Incidentally, you can find MaxValu in many places around the country, or the larger version – AEON supermarkets – in AEON malls. 1. The point card / prepaid cash card. It barks. Enough said. You can sign up for a point card at any Aeon establishment and…