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Try These Delicious Pancakes With a Japanese Twist at McDonald’s in Aichi!

Japan has been no stranger to strange and creative food ideas. In the spring, McDonald’s Japan served plum seasoned sakura fries and the Sakura McFizz. However, most of these interesting food creations by McDonalds are mainly savory foods made readily available in all of their outlets. It is rare that Mcdonalds would create an area-specific…

Get your own figure – Aoyama 3D Salon, Tokyo

Have you ever thought about having your very own mini you? Would you like to commemorate a special moment in a very special way? Well now is your chance! There is a revolutionary new way to create your own miniature self, and that’s through 3D printing! Aoyama 3D Salon   aoyama3dsalon.jp/ The Aoyama 3D Salon…

Seijin–Shiki: The Japanese Coming Of Age Day

In every culture, there is a day in which young boys and girls become adults. Coming of age days are very important in a societal sense. For the Japanese this day is called “Seijin-Shiki”. The coming of age is held for many college students who are thriving to be recognized as adults by their family…

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…

Delicious Oriental Japanese Sweets: 3 types you must try!

Japan has a long history of making delicious, yet strikingly beautiful cuisines. Their sweets also live up to this statement. There are many different types of Japanese sweets, and all of them are indeed very tasty. Many of them are also very pleasing to the eye and exquisitely made. Here are a few traditional Japanese…

What does the fox say? Come find out at a Fox Village in Japan!

If you ever find yourself in Japan and your idea of a fun day is petting and feeding cute animals, why not stop by the Zao Fox Village? The village is sanctuary to hundreds of animals, including over six different breeds of foxes who roam free! Petting zoo of Zao Fox Village The first part…

Need to relax? Indulge yourself at a spa!

Has traveling around Tokyo gotten your body into knots? Has the bustling city life stressing you out? Well then maybe it’s time to sit back and relax at one of the many spas in Tokyo! Perhaps you’d like a nice massage to ooze away all your stress. Or maybe you’d like a nice facial to…

3 peculiar Japanese superstitions

Even in a place as technologically advanced as Japan, there are still some old world beliefs and superstitions. Whether you believe in them or not, they are still not discounted from the culture. From the fascinating to the strange, here are 3 peculiar superstitions still alive and well in Japan. 1. Blood Types jp.fotolia.com/ Not…