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Try These 5 Refreshing Melon Treats Perfect for the Summer Season in Japan!

It has finally become the season of cantaloupes in Japan and there are several places that offer special limited cantaloupe-based menu items. Check out five of them below! 1. Shiseido Parlour Salon de Cafe (資生堂パーラー サロン・ド・カフェ) Shiseido Parlour Salon de Cafe in Ginza (銀座) has recently added cantaloupe desserts to their menu. The kind of…

Try French Toast and a Special Summer Menu at This Restaurant in Japan!

Do you like French toast? To some, it is either too sweet or too squishy from the maple syrup soaked into the bread and so they usually opt for pancakes or waffles instead. But did you know there are many kinds of French toast, some of which have had their recipes perfected over the years…

What Is This Superfood Called “Pakchee” and Where Can You Find It in Tokyo?

Do you know about the recently popular superfood “pakchee”? If you don’t know it by that name, you may be more familiar with the name coriander or cilantro. Pakchee Called “pakchee” in Japan and in some Asian countries, the same herb is referred to as “coriander” or “cilantro” in other countries around the world. It…

Check Out These 7 Limited Silver Bell-Themed Items Available at Tokyo Station

The Silver Bell (銀の鈴) has been the symbol and meeting spot of Tokyo Station (東京駅) for 50 years. From an age when there were no cell phones, the Silver Bell has helped people come together for generations and has become a symbol for meetings and relationships. Silver Bell 銀の鈴🔔 #ginnosuzu #silverbell #monument #object #art #tokyostation…

Try These Special ”Fragrance” Cakes in Osaka to Stimulate Your Senses!

There is a boutique located in Osaka (大阪) that sells the beautiful and delicious creations of patisserie owner Seiichiro Nishizono (西園誠一郎). All of the sweets here are focused on their fragrance, as many say that smell is the sense that embeds itself the deepest in the human memory. The sweets from Seiichiro,NISHIZONO are appealing to…

Craving Sweets? Check Out This American Dessert Buffet in Yokohama!

SOMERHOUSE (ソマーハウス) is a lounge located on the second floor of the Yokohama Bay Hotel Tokyu (横浜ベイホテル東急). You can have brunch, lunch, tea, and a few drinks at SOMERHOUSE depending on the time of day, and there are some stunning views of Yokohama Bay and the large Ferris wheel, all while relaxing on comfortable sofa…

Thirsty for Fruit Liqueur? Head to This All-You-Can-Drink Bar in Japan!

SHUGAR MARKET opened its second store in the Kanto (関東) region in Shinjuku (新宿) in the summer of 2016. If you are looking for a place to taste various types of plum and fruit liqueurs, SHUGAR MARKET may be the place for you! SHUGAR MARKET Shibuya View this post on Instagram 知らないお酒しかない👋🏻🍺#shugarmarket #shugarmarket渋谷店 #instagram #instapic…

This Brand New Shop in Ikebukuro Gives the Japanese Sweet, Dorayaki, a Western Twist

Have you ever wondered what a Western mix on the traditional Japanese sweet, dorayaki (どら焼き), would be like? Well, wonder no more as a new dorayaki specialty store called DOU (ドウ) is opening at Ikebukuro Station (池袋駅) at the end of May 2017! Dorayaki jp.fotolia.com/ But first, what is dorayaki? Dorayaki is a type of…

Find Unique and Old-Fashioned Stationery Products at This Shop in Tokyo!

People who have been to Japan probably already know that Japan is a wonderful trove of unique and high-quality stationery items. Did you know that there is a retro shop in Kichijoji (吉祥寺), Tokyo (東京) that makes all of your stationery fanatic dreams come true? 36 Sublo sublo.net/ 36 Sublo is a retro stationery store…